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Christopher K. Payne, MD

Academic Appointments

  • Professor of Urology at the Stanford University Medical Center, Emeritus

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Contact Information

  • Clinical Offices
    Urology Clinic 1000 Welch Rd Ste 100 Palo Alto, CA 94304
    Tel Work (650) 723-3391 Fax (650) 724-9608


Clinical Focus

  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Pelvic organ prolapse
  • Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
  • Urinary Fistula
  • Urology

Academic Appointments

Honors and Awards

  • America's Top Doctors, Castle-Connolly, Ltd. (2001 to 2012)

Professional Education

Internship: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania PA (1987)
Residency: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania PA (1992)
Board Certification: Urology, American Board of Urology (1995)
Fellowship: UCLA School of Medicine CA (1993)
Medical Education: Vanderbilt University Medical Center TN (1986)

Community and International Work

Research & Scholarship

Current Research and Scholarly Interests

Obstetric Fistula Projects:
1. Preoperative ultrasound evaluation to detect ureteric involvement in vesicovaginal fistulas
2. Patient narrative study to identify key medical, social and economic factors that lead to fistula formation
3. Study of urinary continence after fistula repair

Pelvic pain: investigation into role of pelvic floor in chronic pelvic pain






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