Jonathan P. Shepherd, M.D., M.Sc.Professor of Medicine
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Dr. Shepherd is a board-certified urogynecologist specializing in treating women with urinary incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, and disorders that affect the bladder, reproductive organs, and bowels.
|B.S.||University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill||Biology|
|M.D.||University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill||Medicine|
|M.Sc.||University of Pittsburgh||Clinical Research|
|Internship||Greenville Hospital System, University Medical Center||Obstetrics and Gynecology|
|Residency||Greenville Hospital System, University Medical Center||Obstetrics and Gynecology|
|Fellowship||University of Pittsburgh Medical Center||Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery|
|Name of Award/Honor||Awarding Organization|
|Ranked #2 in “Most Accessed Articles of the Year” (Chang OH, Shepherd JP*, St. Martin B, Sokol ER, Wallace S. Surgical correction of the genital hiatus at the time of sacrocolpopexy: Are concurrent posterior repairs cost-effective. Female Pelv Med and Reconstr Surg. 2022;28:325-31. DOI: 10.1097/SPV.0000000000001130. PMID: 35234184.)||American Urogynecologic Society|
|Article selected by this journal which highlights impactful articles published in the Ob Gyn literature that have wide appeal to all Ob Gyn physicians, and publishes their abstract and a summary/critique of the article. (Renkosiak K, Bradley M, Dubinskaya A, Shepherd JP*. Effect of time of year on surgical outcomes in patients undergoing minimally invasive sacral colpopexy or uterosacral ligament suspension. Obstet Gynecol Surv. 2022; 77:730-1. DOI: 10.1097/OGX.0000000000001114.)||Obstetrical and Gynecological Survey|
|Article selected as the featured article for “FPMRS News” email sent to all members, 10 June 2022 (Chang OH, Shepherd JP*, St. Martin B, Sokol ER, Wallace S. Surgical correction of the genital hiatus at the time of sacrocolpopexy: Are concurrent posterior repairs cost-effective. Female Pelv Med and Reconstr Surg. 2022;28:325-31.)||American Urogynecologic Society|
|2022 Society of Urodynamics, Female Pelvic Medicine, and Urogenital Reconstruction Annual Meeting Essay Competition Winner in Clinical Category, Mentee was awarded for the best manuscript submitted to the annual meeting where the abstract was also presented. (Balasubramanian S, Wang X, Sahil S, Cheng AL, Sutkin G, Shepherd JP*. Risk factors for development of acute pyelonephritis in women with a positive urine culture.)||Soc of Urodynamics, Female Pelvic Medicine, and Urogenital Reconstruction|
- Urinary Incontinence
- Overactive Bladder
- Vaginal or Uterine Prolapse
|Name & Description||Category||Role||Type||Scope||Start Year||End Year|
|UConn Health OR Executive Committee||Advisory Committee||Member||UConn Health||Local||2022|
|UConn Comparative Effectiveness Committee for the OR||Advisory Committee||Chairman||UConn Health||Local||2022|
|Society of Gynecologic Surgeons 2022 Annual Meeting, Scientific Program Committee||Professional/Scientific Organization||Abstract Review Committee||External||National||2019|
Longitudinal urinary microbiome characteristics in women with urgency urinary incontinence undergoing sacral neuromodulation.
International urogynecology journal 2023 Feb;34(2):517-525
Surgical cost of robotic-assisted sacrocolpopexy: a comparison of two robotic platforms.
International urogynecology journal 2022 Oct;
Characterization of the GU microbiome in women with self-perceived bladder health over the life course.
Neurourology and urodynamics 2022 Oct;
Differences in Sexual and Physical Abuse History by Presenting Chief Complaint in an Outpatient Urogynecology Population
Urogynecology 2022 Oct;
Universal Urogynecologic Consultation and Screening for Fecal Incontinence in Pregnant Women With a History of Obstetric Anal Sphincter Injury: A Cost-Effectiveness Analysis
Risk factors for the development of acute pyelonephritis in women with a positive urine culture.
Neurourology and urodynamics 2022 Jul;411582-9
Effect of Time of Year on Surgical Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Minimally Invasive Sacral Colpopexy or Uterosacral Ligament Suspension.
Female pelvic medicine & reconstructive surgery 2022 May;
Salpingo-Oophorectomy or Surveillance for Ovarian Endometrioma in Asymptomatic Premenopausal Women: a Cost-Effectiveness Analysis.
American journal of obstetrics and gynecology 2022 Apr;
Economic considerations for the inclusion of midurethral sling as a treatment strategy for stress urinary incontinence.
BJOG : an international journal of obstetrics and gynaecology 2022 Apr;
Sacrocolpopexy experience with a novel robotic surgical platform.
International urogynecology journal 2022 Mar;
Surgical Correction of the Genital Hiatus at the Time of Sacrocolpopexy-Are Concurrent Posterior Repairs Cost-Effective?
Female pelvic medicine & reconstructive surgery 2022 Feb;
Effect of time of year on surgical outcomes in patients undergoing minimally invasive sacral colpopexy or uterosacral ligament suspension
Obstet Gynecol Surv 2022 Jan;77730-731
Reoperation rates for stress incontinence surgery in rural versus urban hospitals
American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology Global Reports 2022 Jan;2100095
Recurrent Urinary Tract Infections: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention.
Obstetrics and gynecology clinics of North America 2021 Sep;48(3):501-513
|Title or Abstract||Type||Sponsor/Event||Date/Year||Location|
|Cost-effectiveness of urethral bulking with polyacrylamide hydrogel compared to other treatments for stress urinary incontinence||Talk||Amer Urogyn Soc and the Int Urogyn Assoc||2022||Austin, TX|
|Surgical correction of the genital hiatus at the time of sacrocolpopexy: a 5-year Markov analysis||Talk||Soc of Gyn Surgeons||2022||San Antonio, TX|
|Salpingo-oophorectomy or surveillance for ovarian endometrioma in asymptomatic premenopausal women: a cost-effectiveness analysis||Poster||Soc of Gyn Surgeons||2022||San Antonio, TX|
|Risk factors for development of acute pyelonephritis in women with a positive urine culture||Poster||Soc of Urodynamics, Female Pelvic Medicine, and Urogenital Reconstruction||2022|
|Appropriate Guideline Directed HPV Testing During Routine Pap Smears via Electronic Medical Record Change: A Quality Improvement Initiative.||Poster||Soc of Gyn Oncologists||2022|