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Stephen R. Kraus, M.D., F.A.C.S.


Stephen R. Kraus, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Professor and Vice Chair of Urology
Department of Urology
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Phone: 210-567-5676
Clinic: 210-450-9600


Dr. Kraus is actively engaged in research in the fields of urinary incontinence, urodynamics and voiding dysfunction. He serves as principal investigator for a variety of studies and research grants including the Urinary Incontinence Treatment Network, sponsored and funded by the National Institute of Health/ National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney diseases.

Selected Publications

Catherine E. Dubeau; Stephen R. Kraus; Tomas L. Griebling; Diane K. Newman; Jean F. Wyman; Theodore M. Johnson II; Joseph G. Ouslander; Franklin Sun; Jason Gong; Tamara Bavendam Effect of fesoterodine in vulnerable elderly subjects with urgency incontinence: A double-blind, placebo controlled trial Journal of Urology. 2014;191(2):395-404.

Philippe Zimmern; Heather Litman; Charles Nager; Larry Sirls; Stephen R. Kraus; Kimberly Kenton; Tracey Wilson; Gary Sutkin; Nazema Siddiqui; Sandip Vasavada; et al. Pre-operative urodynamics in women with stress urinary incontinence increases physician confidence, but does not improve outcomes Neurourology and Urodynamics. 2014;33(3):302-306.

Leslee L. Subak; Patricia S. Goode; Linda Brubaker; John W. Kusek; Michael Schembri; Emily S. Lukacz; Stephen R. Kraus; Toby C. Chai; Peggy Norton; Sharon L. Tennstedt Urinary incontinence management costs are reduced following Burch or sling surgery for stress incontinence American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2014.

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