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Amy M. Pearlman

Clinical Assistant Professor of Urology

Contact Information

Primary Office
3228 Carver Pavilion (RCP)
Iowa City, IA 52242


BS, Neuroscience, University of Miami
MD, Baylor College of Medicine
Internship, General Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Resident, Urology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Fellow, Urologic Reconstruction, Prosthetic Urology, and Infertility, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center


Grimes, M. D., Tesdahl, B. A., Schubbe, M., Dahmoush, L., Pearlman, A. M., Kreder, K. J. & Erickson, B. A. (2019). Histopathology of Anterior Urethral Strictures: Toward a Better Understanding of Stricture Pathophysiology. The Journal of urology, 202(4), 748-756. DOI: 10.1097/JU.0000000000000340.

Pearlman, A., Mujumdar, V., McAbee, K., Terlecki, R. (2018). Outcomes of adult urethroplasty with commercially available acellular matrix.

McAbee, K., Pearlman, A., Terlecki, R. (2018). Infection following penile prosthesis placement at an academic training center remains low despite involvement of surgeons-in-training.

Pearlman, A. M., Rasper, A. M. & Terlecki, R. P. (2018). Proof of concept: Exposing the myth of urethral atrophy after artificial urinary sphincter via assessment of circumferential recovery after capsulotomy and intraoperative pressure profiling of the pressure regulating balloon. Investigative and Clinical Urology, 59(4), 275-279. PMID: 29984343.

Sandberg, J. M., Gray, I., Pearlman, A. & Terlecki, R. P. (2018). An evaluation of the manufacturer and user facility device experience database that inspired the United States food and drug administration’s reclassification of transvaginal mesh. Investigative and Clinical Urology, 59(2), 126-132. PMID: 29520389.

Matz, E. L., Pearlman, A. M. & Terlecki, R. P. (2018). Safety and feasibility of platelet rich fibrin matrix injections for treatment of common urologic conditions. Investigative and clinical urology, 59(1), 61-65. PMID: 29333517.

Pearlman, A., Terlecki, R. (2018). Proximal corporal perforation during penile prosthesis surgery: prevention, recognition, and review of historical and novel management strategies. PMID: 29729971.

Pearlman, A. (2016). A urologist's looking glass: Why self-awareness is vital. Urology Times, 44(3).

Pearlman, A. M., Smith, A. L. & Wein, A. J. (2016). Lower urinary tract symptoms. In Primer of Geriatric Urology, Second Edition. pp. 129-148. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4939-4928-1_10.

Pearlman, A. M., Resnick, M. J. & Guzzo, T. J. (2016). Urologic oncology. In Primer of Geriatric Urology, Second Edition. pp. 77-107. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4939-4928-1_7.

Pastuszak, A. W., Pearlman, A. M., Lai, W. S., Godoy, G., Sathyamoorthy, K., Liu, J. S., Miles, B. J., Lipshultz, L. I. & Khera, M. (2013). Testosterone replacement therapy in patients with prostate cancer after radical prostatectomy. Journal of Urology, 190(2), 639-644. DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2013.02.002.

Pastuszak, A. W., Pearlman, A. M., Godoy, G., Miles, B. J., Lipshultz, L. I. & Khera, M. (2013). Testosterone replacement therapy in the setting of prostate cancer treated with radiation. International Journal of Impotence Research, 25(1), 24-28. DOI: 10.1038/ijir.2012.29.

Davis, J. S., Allan, B. J., Pearlman, A. M., Carvajal, D. P. & Schulman, C. I. (2012). Optimal emergency personnel allocation after a natural disaster. American journal of disaster medicine, 7(1), 31-36.