Rene Genadry, MD, FACOG, FRCS (C)

Portrait
Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology - Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery
Clinical Professor of Urology

Contact Information

Primary Office
51233 PFP
Iowa City, IA 52242
319-356-2306

Education

MD, St. Joseph University, French School of (Medicine Doctor in Medicine - French State Diploma)
Internship, Hotel Dieu de Montreal, Canada
Resident, Gynecology and Obstetrics, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland
Fellow, Gynecologic Pathology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland

Licensure and Certifications

Licensure (#MD-40564) - University of Iowa

Publications

Kowalski, J. T., Goodheart, M. J., Genadry, R., Bhattarai, A. & Bradley, C. S. (2018). Alterations of Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor A Expression and Microvessel Density Associated With Polypropylene Vaginal Mesh. Female Pelvic Med Reconst Surg [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 29683889.

Meurice, M., Genadry, R., Heimer, C., Ruffer, G. & Kafunjo, B. J. (2017). Social Experiences of Women with Obstetric Fistula Seeking Treatment in Kampala, Uganda. Annals of Global Health, 83(3-4), 541-549.

Kowalski, J. T., Melero, G. H., Mahal, A., Genadry, R. & Bradley, C. S. (2017). Do patient characteristics impact the relationship between anatomic prolapse and vaginal bulge symptoms?. Int Urogynecol J, 28(3), 391-396. PMID: 27682132.

Meurice, M. E., Genadry, R. R., Bradley, C. S., Majors, B. & Ganda, S. O. (2016). Identifying barriers to accessing information and treatment for obstetric fistula in Niamey, Niger. Proceedings in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 6(2), Article 1 [ 13 p. ].

Macura, K. J., Thompson, R. E., Bluemke, D. A. & Genadry, R. (2015). Magnetic resonance imaging in assessment of stress urinary incontinence in women: Parameters differentiating urethral hypermobility and intrinsic sphincter deficiency. World J Radiol, 7(11), 394-404. PMID: 26644825.

Heredia Melero, S., Genadry, R. & Bradley, C. S. (2015). Abdominal Sacrocolpopexy Using Autologous Fascial Graft.

Kowalski, J., Heredia, G., Mahal, A., Genadry, R. & Bradley, C. (2014). Do Patient Characteristics Impact the Relationship between Vaginal Bulge Symptoms and Anatomic Prolapse?.

Heredia Melero, G., Genadry, R. & Bradley, C. S. (2014). Calcium hydroxylapatite urethral injection: Multi-year single center experience.

Singla, P., Long, S. S., Long, C. M., Genadry, R. R. & Macura, K. J. (2013). Imaging of the Female Urethral Diverticulum. Clinical Radiology, 68(7), e418-25. PMID: 23561897.

Ascher-Walsh, C. J., Capes, T. L., Lo, Y., Idrissa, A., Wilkinson, J., Echols, K., Crawford, B. & Genadry, R. (2010). Sling procedures after repair of obstetric vesicovaginal fistula in Niamey, Niger. International Urogynecology Journal, 21(11), 1385-90. PMID: 20556597.

Goh, J., Stanford, E. J. & Genadry, R. (2009). Classification of female genito-urinary tract fistula: a comprehensive review. International urogynecology journal and pelvic floor dysfunction, 20(5), 605-10. PMID: 19183826.

Macura, K. J., Genadry, R. (2008). Female urinary incontinence: pathophysiology, methods of evaluation and role of MR imaging. Abdom Imaging, 33(3), 371-380. PMID: 17610006.

Genadry, R., Mostwin, J. L. (2007). A Woman's Guide to Urinary Incontinence. a Johns Hopkins University Press Health Book.

Genadry, R. R., Creanga, A. A., Roenneburg, M. L. & Wheeless, C. R. (2007). Complex Obstetric Fistulas. Int J Gynaecol Obstet, 99(Suppl 1), S51-6. PMID: 17765241.

Ahmed, S., Genadry, R., Stanton, C. & Lalonde, A. B. (2007). Dead women walking: neglected millions with obstetric fistula. International journal of gynaecology and obstetrics: the official organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, 99 Suppl 1, S1-3. PMID: 17765239.

Creanga, A. A., Genadry, R. R. (2007). Obstetric fistulas: a clinical review. International journal of gynaecology and obstetrics: the official organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, 99 Suppl 1, S40-6. PMID: 17868675.

Nafiou, I., Idrissa, A., Ghaïchatou, A. K., Roenneburg, M. L., Wheeless, C. R. & Genadry, R. R. (2007). Obstetric vesico-vaginal fistulas at the National Hospital of Niamey, Niger. International journal of gynaecology and obstetrics: the official organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, 99 Suppl 1, S71-4. PMID: 17727853.

Creanga, A. A., Ahmed, S., Genadry, R. R. & Stanton, C. (2007). Prevention and treatment of obstetric fistula: Identifying research needs and public health priorities. International journal of gynaecology and obstetrics: the official organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, 99 Suppl 1, S151-4. PMID: 17869257.

Ahmed, S., Genadry, R., Stanton, C. & Lalonde, A. B. (2007). Editor's foreword-Dead Women Walking: Neglected Millions with Obstetric Fistulas. IJOG, 97(suppl 1).

Nafiou, I., Idrissa, A., Ghaichatou, A. K., Roenneburg, M. L., Wheeless, C. R. & Genadry, R. (2007). Obstetric Vesico-Vaginal Fistulas at the National Hospital of Niamey, Niger. IJOG, 97(suppl 1, S71).

Creanga, A., Shmed, S., Genadry, R. & Stanton, C. (2007). “Prevention and treatment of obstetric fistula: Identifying research needs and public health priorities”. IJOG, 97(suppl 1, S151).

Roenneburg, M. L., Genadry, R. & Wheeless, C. R. (2006). Repair of obstetric vesicovaginal fistulas in Africa. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology, 195(6), 1748-52. PMID: 17132477.

Genadry, R. (2006). A urogynecologist's view of the pelvic floor effects of vaginal delivery/cesarean section for the urologist. Current urology reports, 7(5), 376-83. PMID: 16959177.

Macura, K. J., Genadry, R. R. & Bluemke, D. A. (2006). MR imaging of the female urethra and supporting ligaments in assessment of urinary incontinence: spectrum of abnormalities. Radiographics : a review publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc, 26(4), 1135-49. PMID: 16844938.

Macura, K. J., Genadry, R. & Bluemake, D. A. (2006). MR Imaging of the Female Urethra and Supporting Ligaments in Assessment of Urinary Incontinence: Spectrum of Abnormalities. RadioGraphics, 26, 1135-1149.

Roenneburg, M. L., Genadry, R. & Wheeless, Jr, C. R. (2006). Repair of Obstetrical Vesico-Vaginal Fistulas in Africa. J Pelv Med Surg, 12(2), 71.

Genadry, R., Provost, T. T. (2006). Severe vulvar scarring in patients with erosive lichen planus: a report of 4 cases. The Journal of reproductive medicine, 51(1), 67-72. PMID: 16482781.

Macura, K. J., Genadry, R. & Bluemke, D. A. (2005). Evaluation of the female urethra and supporting ligaments with MR imaging. Supplement to AJR, 184(4), 17.

Macura, K. J., Genadry, R., Borman, T. L., Mostwin, J. L., Lardo, A. C. & Bluemke, D. A. (2004). Evaluation of the female urethra with intraurethral magnetic resonance imaging. Journal of magnetic resonance imaging : JMRI, 20(1), 153-9. PMID: 15221821.

Macura, K. J., Genadry, R. & Bluemke, D. A. (2004). Role of MR imaging in the evaluation of the urethra in incontinent women. Supplement to AJR, 182(4), 118.

Pannu, H. K., Genadry, R., Gearhart, S., Kaufman, H. S., Cundiff, G. W. & Fishman, E. K. (2003). Focal Levator Ani Eventrations: Detection and Characterization by Magnetic Resonance in Patients with Pelvic Floor Dysfunction. International urogynecology journal and pelvic floor dysfunction, 14(2), 89-93. PMID: 12851749.

Anderson, J., Genadry, R. (2003). Anatomy and Embryology. In J. Berek (Eds.) Novak’s Gynecology, Self-assessment and review,. (2nd edition), pp. 25-29. Lippincott Williams and Wilkins publisher.

Pannu, H. K., Genadry, R., Kaufman, H. S. & Fishman, E. K. (2003). Computed tomography evaluation of pelvic organ prolapse. Techniques and applications. Journal of computer assisted tomography, 27(5), 779-85. PMID: 14501370.

Macura, K. J., Genadry, R., Mostwin, J. L. & Bluemke, D. A. (2003). Female Urinary Incontinence: Pathophysiology and current methods of evaluation. Supplement to AJR, 180(3), 104.

Pannu, H., Nihira, M. & Genadry, R. (2003). Imaging of the Pelvic Floor. In Ostergard D. Editor, Urogynecology and Pelvic Floor Dysfunction. (5th edition), pp. 185-204. Lippincott Williams and Wilkins publisher.

Anderson, J., Genadry, R. (2002). Anatomy and Embryology. J. Berek (Eds.) (13th edition), pp. 69-121. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Publisher.

Haderer, J. M., Pannu, H. K., Genadry, R. & Hutchins, G. M. (2002). Controversies in female urethral anatomy and their significance for understanding urinary continence: observations and literature review. International urogynecology journal and pelvic floor dysfunction, 13(4), 236-52. PMID: 12189429.

Macura, K. J., Genadry, R., Borman, T. L. & Bluemke, D. A. (2002). Intraurethral Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Women With Urinary Incontinence – A Novel Look At Urethral Anatomy and Pathology. Supplement to AJR, 173(3), 96.

Macura, K. J., Genadry, R., Mostwin, J. L., Borman, T. L. & Bluemke, D. A. (2002). Intraurethral MR Imaging of the Female Urethra: A Novel Look at Urethral Anatomy and Pathology. Proc. Intl. Soc.Mag.Reson.Med, 10, 445.

Kaufman, H. S., Buller, J. L., Thompson, J. R., Pannu, H. K., DeMeester, S. L., Genadry, R. R., Bluemke, D. A., Jones, B., Rychcik, J. L. & Cundiff, G. W. (2001). Dynamic Pelvic Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Cystocolpoproctography Alter Surgical Management of Pelvic Floor Disorders. Diseases of the colon and rectum, 44(11), 1575-83; discussion 1583-4. PMID: 11711726.

Macura, K. J., Genadry, R., Mostwin, J. L., Borman, T. L. & Bluemke, D. A. (2001). Intraurethral Magnetic Resonance Imaging Of The Female Urethra Using An Endourethral MR Coil: Preliminary Experience. Supplement to Radiology, 221, 538.

Macura, K. J., Genadry, R., Borman, T. L. & Bluemke, D. A. (2001). Intraurethral Magnetic Resonance Imaging In Women With Urinary Incontinence – A Novel Look At Urethral Anatomy And Pathology. Supplement to Radiology, 221, 693.

Quick, H. H., Serfaty, J. M., Pannu, H. K., Genadry, R., Yeung, C. J. & Atalar, E. (2001). Endourethral MRI. Magnetic resonance in medicine : official journal of the Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine / Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, 45(1), 138-46. PMID: 11146495.

Genadry, R., Provost, T. T. (2001). Miscellaneous Diseases. In T. T. Provost (Eds.) Cutaneous Medicine. (1st edition), pp. 694-719. Hamilton, B.C. Decker, publisher.

Mostwin, J. L., Genadry, R., Saunders, R. & Yang, A. (2001). Stress Incontinence Observed with Realtime Sonography and Dynamic Fastscan Magnetic Resonance Imaging--Insights into Pathophysiology. Scandinavian Journal of Urology and Nephrology. Supplementum,(207), 94-9; discussion 106-25. PMID: 11409622.

Pannu, H. K., Kaufman, H. S., Cundiff, G. W., Genadry, R., Bluemke, D. A. & Fishman, E. K. (2000). Dynamic MR imaging of pelvic organ prolapse: spectrum of abnormalities. Radiographics : a review publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc, 20(6), 1567-82. PMID: 11112811.

Haderer, J., Genadry, R. & Hutchins, G. (2000). Normal gross and histologic anatomy of the human female urethra: a basis for understanding urinary incontinence. (Vols. 13). (2), pp. 76. GASTROENTEROL INTERNATIONAL.

Pannu, H., Genadry, R., Cundiff, G. & Kaufman, H. (2000). Contribution of pelvic floor imaging in patient with pelvic organ prolapse. SGS.

Pannu, H., Kaufman, H., Cundiff, G., Genadry, R., Bluemke, D. & Fishman, E. (2000). Dynamic MR imaging of pelvic organ prolapse: spectrum of abnormalities. RADIOGRAPHICS, 20, 1567-1582.

Kaufman, H., Thompson, J., Pannu, H., Genadry, R., Bluemke, D., Jones, B. & Cundiff, G. (2000). Dynamic pelvic magnetic resonance (MR) imaging and cystoprotography after surgical management of pelvic floor disorders.

Yang, A., Genadry, R., Sanders, R. & Mostwin, J. (2000). More precise analyses of pelvic prolapse using dynamic MRI, physiological theories and imaging quantification. RSNA.

Pannu, H., Genadry, R., Cundiff, G., Kaufman, H., Bluemke, D. & Fishman, E. (2000). MR characterization of paravaginal defects in patients with pelvic organ prolapse.

Kaufman, H., Cundiff, G., Thompson, J., Van Rooyen, J., Rychcik, J. & Genadry, R. (2000). Suture rectopexy and sacral colpoperineopexy with Alloderm.

Thompson, J. R., Gibb, J. S., Genadry, R., Burrows, L., Lambrou, N. & Buller, J. L. (1999). Anatomy of pelvic arteries adjacent to the sacrospinous ligament: importance of the coccygeal branch of the inferior gluteal artery. Obstetrics and gynecology, 94(6), 973-7. PMID: 10576185.

Pannu, H., Kaufman, H., Cundiff, G., Genadry, R., Bluemke, D. & Fishman, E. (1999). Perineal hernias: detection and characterization by MR. 2nd International Symposium Pelvic Floor Imaging, Amsterdam.

Genadry, R., Nichols, D. (1997). Recurrent Anal Incontinence.

Mostwin, J. L., Genadry, R., Sanders, R. & Yang, A. (1996). Anatomic goals in the correction of female stress urinary incontinence. Journal of endourology / Endourological Society, 10(3), 207-12. PMID: 8740379.

Anderson, J., Genadry, R. (1996). Anatomy and Embryology.

Mostwin, J. L., Yang, A., Sanders, R. & Genadry, R. (1995). Radiography, sonography, and magnetic resonance imaging for stress incontinence. Contributions, uses, and limitations. The Urologic clinics of North America, 22(3), 539-49. PMID: 7645155.

Genadry, R. (1995). Conservative evaluation and management of the female patient with stress urinary incontinence. MD MED J, 44(1), 31.

Genadry, R. R. (1995). Evaluation and conservative management of women with stress urinary incontinence. Maryland medical journal (Baltimore, Md. : 1985), 44(1), 31-5. PMID: 7869865.

Sanders, R., Genadry, R., Yang, A. & Mostwin, J. (1994). Imaging the female urethra with ultrasound. ULTRASOUND QUART, 12(3), 167-183.

Mostwin, J., Sanders, R., Yang, A. & Genadry, R. (1993). Anatomic and pathophysiological relationship between vaginal hypermobility and stress urinary incontinence. (Vols. 4). pp. 388. INT UROGYNECOL J.

Mostwin, J., Sanders, R., Yang, A. & Genadry, R. (1993). New insights into anatomical linkage between vaginal hypermobility and stress incontinence. (Vols. 12). pp. 303-304. NEUROUROL & URODYNAMICS.

Sanders, R., Genadry, R., Yang, A. & Mostwin, J. (1993). Transabdominal, transvaginal, translabial and transrectal sonographic techniques in the evaluation of stress incontinence. (Vols. 12). pp. 304-305. NEUROUROL & URODYNAMICS.

Nichols, D. H., Genadry, R. R. (1993). Pelvic Relaxation of the Posterior Compartment. Current Opinion in Obstetrics & Gynecology, 5(4), 458-64. PMID: 8400041.

Genadry, R. R. (1993). Urogynecology. Current opinion in obstetrics & gynecology, 5(4), 437-9. PMID: 8400037.

Sanders, R., Genadry, R., Yang, A. & Mostwin, J. (1993). A comparison of beaking, urethra/symphysis and bladder angle measurements, cystocele presence and urethral rotation as sonographic signs of stress incontinence. (Vols. 4). pp. 401. INT UROGYNECOL J.

Sanders, R., Genadry, R., Yang, A. & Mostwin, J. (1993). A comparison of beaking, urethra/symphysis and bladder angle measurements, cystocele presence and urethral rotation as sonographic signs of stress incontinence. (Vols. 12). pp. 305-307. NEUROUROL & URODYNAMICS.

Genadry, R., Yang, A., Mostwin, J. & Sanders, R. (1993). Dynamics of pelvic relaxation - early observations. (Vols. 4). pp. 395. INT UROGYNECOL J.

Yang, A., Mostwin, J., Genadry, R. & Sanders, R. (1993). High resolution magnetic resonance imaging of urethra and periurethral structures using intravaginal surface coil and quadrature phased array surface coils. (Vols. 12). pp. 329-330. NEUROUROL & URODYNAMICS.

Yang, A., Mostwin, J., Genadry, R. & Sanders, R. (1993). Patterns of prolapse demonstrated with dynamic fastscan MRI, reassessment of conventional concepts of pelvic floor weaknesses. (Vols. 12). pp. 310-311. NEUROUROL & URODYNAMICS.

Genadry, R. R., Kurman, R. J., Saba, G. P. & Kramer, C. E. (1992). A 45-year-old female with abdominal pain, ascites, and bilateral uterine adnexal masses. Maryland medical journal (Baltimore, Md. : 1985), 41(5), 418-25. PMID: 1320717.

Bhagavan, B., Wenk, R., Genadry, R., Kurman, R. & Saba, G. (1992). Krukenberg Tumor. (Vols. 41). pp. 418. MMJ.

Peng, T., Parmley, T. H. & Genadry, R. (1989). Endometriosis and perimenarchal tubal torsion. A case report. The Journal of reproductive medicine, 34(11), 934-6. PMID: 2585397.

Woodruff, J. D., Erozan, Y. S. & Genadry, R. (1986). Adenocarcinoma arising in adenomyosis detected by atypical cytology. Obstetrics and gynecology, 67(1), 145-8. PMID: 3940328.

Zacur, H. A., Genadry, R., Rock, J. A., King, T. M., Smith, B. R. & Foster, G. V. (1985). Thyrotropin-releasing hormone-induced contraction of urethral and vaginal muscle. The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism, 61(4), 787-9. PMID: 3928678.

Anasti, J., Buscema, J., Genadry, R. & Woodruff, J. D. (1985). Rectal serosal hematoma: an unusual complication of culdocentesis. Obstetrics and gynecology, 65(3 Suppl), 72S-73S. PMID: 4038793.

Ginsburg, D. S., Genadry, R. (1984). Suburethral diverticulum in the female. Obstetrical & gynecological survey, 39(1), 1-7. PMID: 6420736.

Ginsburg, D., Genadry, R. (1983). Suburethral diverticulum: classification and therapeutic considerations. Obstetrics and gynecology, 61(6), 685-8. PMID: 6405333.

Genadry, R., Poliakoff, S., Rotmensch, J., Rosenshein, N. B., Parmley, T. H. & Woodruff, J. D. (1981). Primary, papillary peritoneal neoplasia. Obstetrics and gynecology, 58(6), 730-4. PMID: 7312239.

Woodruff, J. D., Dietrich, D., Genadry, R. & Parmley, T. H. (1981). Proliferative and malignant Brenner tumors. Review of 47 cases. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology, 141(2), 118-25. PMID: 7282786.

Woodruff, J. D., Genadry, R. & Poliakoff, S. (1981). Treatment of dyspareunia and vaginal outlet distortions by perineoplasty. Obstetrics and gynecology, 57(6), 750-4. PMID: 7231828.

Spence, M. R., Genadry, R. & Raffel, L. (1981). Randomized prospective comparison of ampicillin and doxycycline in the treatment of acute pelvic inflammatory disease in hospitalized patients. SEX TRANS DIS, 8, 164.

Ginsburg, D. S., Stern, J. L., Hamod, K. A., Genadry, R. & Spence, M. R. (1980). Tubo-ovarian abscess: a retrospective review. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 138(7 Pt 2), 1055-8. PMID: 7468668.

Rock, J. A., Burkman, R. T., Genadry, R. & King, T. M. (1980). An international program for the assessment of tubal anastomosis by microsurgical technique: a preliminary report. Journal of microsurgery, 2(1), 63-6. PMID: 16320524.

Budowick, M., Johnson, T. R., Genadry, R., Parmley, T. H. & Woodruff, J. D. (1980). The histopathology of the developing tubal ectopic pregnancy. Fertility and sterility, 34(2), 169-71. PMID: 7409237.

Rosenshein, N. B., Genadry, R. R. & Woodruff, J. D. (1980). An anatomic classification of rectovaginal septal defects. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology, 137(4), 439-42. PMID: 7386527.

Zacur, H., Genadry, R. & Woodruff, J. D. (1980). The patient-at-risk for development of vulvar cancer. Gynecologic oncology, 9(2), 199-208. PMID: 7372192.

Buscema, J., Woodruff, J. D., Parmley, T. H. & Genadry, R. (1980). Carcinoma in situ of the vulva. Obstetrics and gynecology, 55(2), 225-30. PMID: 7352086.

Genadry, R. (1980). Benign Lesions of the Endometrium.

Genadry, R., Parmley, T. & Woodruff, J. D. (1979). Secondary malignancies in benign cystic teratomas. Gynecologic oncology, 8(2), 246-51. PMID: 227773.

Genadry, R., Parmley, T. & Woodruff, J. D. (1979). Simultaneous malignant squamous metaplasia of the cervix and ovary. Gynecologic oncology, 8(1), 87-91. PMID: 456940.

Genadry, R., Olson, J., Parmley, T. & Woodruff, J. D. (1978). The morphology of the earliest invasive cell in low genital tract epidermoid neoplasia. Obstetrics and gynecology, 51(6), 718-22. PMID: 566409.

Woodruff, J. D., Perry, H., Genadry, R. & Parmley, T. (1978). Mucinous cystadenocarcinoma of the ovary. Obstetrics and gynecology, 51(4), 483-9. PMID: 662232.

Genadry, R., Parmley, T. H. & Woodruff, J. D. (1977). The origin and clinical behavior of the para-ovarian tumor. AM J OBSTET GYNECOL, 129, 873-880.

Genadry, R. R., Thompson, B. H. & Niebyl, J. R. (1976). Gonococcal salpingitis in pregnancy. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology, 126(4), 512-3. PMID: 984115.

Niebyl, J. R., Genadry, R., Friedrich, E. G., Wilkinson, E. F. & Woodruff, J. D. (1975). Vulvar carcinoma with hypercalcemia. Obstetrics and gynecology, 45(3), 343-8. PMID: 1113957.