Scott W Smilen, MD
NYU Lagone Medical Center
New York, NY

Dr. Smilen is an Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, NYU School of Medicine, is the Associate Director of the Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery. He also serves as the Residency Program Director for the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He received his undergraduate degree from Yale University and his medical degree from the New York University School of Medicine. He completed his residency training in Obstetrics and Gynecology and fellowship training in Urogynecology at NYU Medical Center. He is an active member of the American Urogynecologic Society, the Society of Gynecologic Surgeons and the Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics. Dr. Smilen has presented his research at various national and international conferences, published peer-reviewed work and written expert opinion for the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists in the area of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery. He specializes in non-surgical and minimally invasive surgical approaches to the treatment of overactive bladder, urinary incontinence, vaginal tightening, labial contouring and pelvic organ prolapse.

Dr. Smilen provides standard urogynecologic care at the Center for Female Pelvic Medicine.

NYU Langone Medical Center
Gynecology Associates

United by a shared goal of improving a woman's health throughout all stages of her life, our gynecologists, obstetricians, perinatologists, gynecologic oncologists, urogynecologists and reproductive endocrinologists are responsible for some of the nation's - even the world's - best clinical, academic and research efforts.

We provide routine gynecological care for women of all ages, as well as additional services that include:
• Management of Uterine Fibroids
• Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery (Laparoscopy and Hysteroscopy)
• Cryotherapy for Vaginal Warts and Other Conditions
• Diagnosis of Abnormal Pap Smears
• Diagnosis of Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
• Evaluation of Infertility
• LEEP Procedure for Cervical Cancer
• Pelvic Ultrasound
• Sexual Dysfunction
• Treatment of Pelvic Pain

Our physicians are also part of the NYU Robotic Surgery Center, which offers the use of robotic surgery to treat a wide range of conditions, including:
• Adenomyosis
• Chronic Pelvic Pain
• Endometriosis
• Uterine Bleeding
• Uterine Fibroids
• Cancer Risk Reduction (for patients at high risk of developing ovarian or endometrial
cancer) • Cervical Cancer (early stage)
• Endometrial Cancer
• Ovarian Cancer (early stage)

 Estrogen and progesterone receptors in the uterosacral ligament.

 Simple ultrasound evaluation of the anal sphincter in female patients using a transvaginal transducer.

 The risk of cystocele after sacrospinous ligament fixation.

 Long-term analysis of the surgical management of pelvic support defects.

 Vaginal delivery and serum markers of ischemia/reperfusion injury.

 Xenform Postmarket Surveillance Study

To compare transvaginal repair with a biologic mesh to traditional native tissue repair in women surgically treated for anterior/apical pelvic organ prolapse with or without concurrent cystocele.

Estimated Enrollment: 454
Study Start Date: February 2014
Estimated Study Completion Date: September 2018
Estimated Primary Completion Date: June 2018 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

    Webcasts

    Epidemiology, Burden of Illness and Diagnosis

    Anthony Lembo, MD

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    Epidemiology and Burden of Illness

    Scott Smilen, MD

    Didactic Lecture

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    Clinical Advances in the Management of Fecal Incontinence

    Baharak Moshiree, MD

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    Biofeedback Therapy

    Satish Rao, MD

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    Neuromodulation for the Treatment of Fecal Incontinence

    Mitchell Bernstein, MD

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    Fecal Incontinence: Sphincteroplasty

    Andreas Kaiser, MD

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    Fecal Incontinence: Epidemiology & Burden of Illness

    Lucinda Harris, MD

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    Dietary and Lifestyle Management of Fecal Incontinence

    William Chey, MD

    Didactic Lecture

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    A Case of Fecal Incontinence: Medical and Interventional Treatment Options

    Darren Brenner, MD

    Case Study

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    Diagnostic Testing of Fecal Incontinence

    Satish Rao, MD

    Didactic Lecture

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    Xpert Perspectives from DDW 2014: Reporting on Fecal Incontinence

    William Chey, MD and Mark Pimentel, MD

    Didactic Lecture

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    eMonograph

    Developing a Clinical Research Agenda for Fecal Incontinence

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    Fecal Incontinence: Scope, Impact, Diagnosis, and Management

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    Webcasts

    Epidemiology, Burden of Illness and Diagnosis

    Anthony Lembo, MD

    Didactic Lecture

    view details >

    Epidemiology and Burden of Illness

    Scott Smilen, MD

    Didactic Lecture

    view details >

    Clinical Advances in the Management of Fecal Incontinence

    Baharak Moshiree, MD

    Didactic Lecture

    view details >

    Biofeedback Therapy

    Satish Rao, MD

    Didactic Lecture

    view details >

    Neuromodulation for the Treatment of Fecal Incontinence

    Mitchell Bernstein, MD

    Didactic Lecture

    view details >

    Fecal Incontinence: Sphincteroplasty

    Andreas Kaiser, MD

    Didactic Lecture

    view details >

    Fecal Incontinence: Epidemiology & Burden of Illness

    Lucinda Harris, MD

    Didactic Lecture

    view details >

    Dietary and Lifestyle Management of Fecal Incontinence

    William Chey, MD

    Didactic Lecture

    view details >

    A Case of Fecal Incontinence: Medical and Interventional Treatment Options

    Darren Brenner, MD

    Case Study

    view details >

    Diagnostic Testing of Fecal Incontinence

    Satish Rao, MD

    Didactic Lecture

    view details >

    Xpert Perspectives from DDW 2014: Reporting on Fecal Incontinence

    William Chey, MD and Mark Pimentel, MD

    Didactic Lecture

    view details >

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