Gurdarshan Sandhu

Gurdarshan Singh Sandhu, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Surgery

Medical School

Doctor of Medicine, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, 2006

Post Doctoral Education

Urology Residency, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, 2006-2011

Urologic Oncology Fellowship, Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, 2011-2013

Clinical Interests

All types of urologic malignancies

Research Interests

Outcomes research in bladder and kidney cancer

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Patients Seen At

Center for Advanced Medicine
4921 Parkview Place, Suite C , 11th Floor
St. Louis, MO 63110
Fax: 314-454-5244

Christian Hospital Northeast
Urologic Surgery Office
Professional Building #1, Suite 202N
11133 Dunn Road
St. Louis, MO  63136


Strope SA, Chang SH, Chen L, Sandhu G, Piccirillo JF, Schootman M. Survival Impact of Follow-up Care after Radical Cystectomy for Bladder Cancer. J Urol. 2013 May 29. [Epub ahead of print]

Sandhu GS, Andriole GL. Prostate cancer: Improvements in risk stratification of prostate cancer. Nat Rev Urol. 2013 Apr 16;10(6):314-5.

Sandhu GS, Andriole GL. Overdiagnosis of prostate cancer. J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr. 2012 Dec;2012(45):146-51.

Andriole GL, McCullum-Hill C, Sandhu GS, Crawford ED, Barry MJ, Cantor A; CAMUS Study Group. The effect of increasing doses of saw palmetto fruit extract on serum prostate specific antigen: analysis of the CAMUS randomized trial. J Urol. 2013 Feb;189(2):486-92.

Sandhu GS, Nepple KG, Tanagho YS, Andriole GL. Laparoscopic prostatectomy for prostate cancer: continued role in urology. Surg Oncol Clin N Am. 2013 Jan;22(1):125-41.

Johnson MH, Nepple KG, Peck V, Trinkaus K, Klim A, Sandhu GS, Kibel AS. Randomized controlled trial of oxybutynin extended release versus placebo for urinary symptoms during intravesical bacillus calmette-guérin treatment. J Urol. 2013 Apr;189(4):1268-74.

Tanagho YS, Andriole GL, Paradis AG, Madison KM, Sandhu GS, Varela JE, Benway BM. 2D versus 3D visualization: impact on laparoscopic proficiency using the fundamentals of laparoscopic surgery skill set. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2012 Nov;22(9):865-70.

Sandhu GS, Kim EH, Tanagho YS, Bhayani SB, Figenshau RS. Robot-assisted partial nephrectomy: off-clamp technique. J Endourol. 2013 Jan;27(1):4-7.
Tanagho YS, Bhayani SB, Sandhu GS, Vaughn NP, Nepple KG, Figenshau RS. Renal functional and perioperative outcomes of off-clamp versus clamped robot-assisted partial nephrectomy: matched cohort study. Urology. 2012 Oct;80(4):838-43.

Kim EH, Tanagho YS, Sandhu GS, Bhayani SB, Figenshau RS. Off-clamp robot-assisted partial nephrectomy for complex renal tumors. J Endourol. 2012 Sep;26(9):1177-82.

Sandhu GS, Andriole GL. Active surveillance for prostate cancer: barriers to widespread adoption. Eur Urol. 2012 Dec;62(6):984-5.

Tanagho YS, Bhayani SB, Kim EH, Sandhu GS, Vaughn NP, Figenshau RS. Off-clamp robot-assisted partial nephrectomy: Initial Washington university experience. J Endourol. 2012 Oct;26(10):1284-9.

Sandhu GS, Aprikian AG, Chin J, Fradet Y, Izawa J, Estey EH, Fairey AS, Rendon RA, Cagiannos I, Lacombe L, Lattouf JB, Bell D, Kassouf W, Drachenberg DE. Outcomes of pT0N0 at radical cystectomy: The Canadian Bladder Cancer Network experience.Can Urol Assoc J. 2012 Jun;6(3):E116-20.

Tanagho YS, Bhayani SB, Sandhu GS, Figenshau RS. Is there a financial disincentive to perform partial nephrectomy? J Urol. 2012 Jun;187(6):1995-9.

Nepple KG, Sandhu GS, Rogers CG, Allaf ME, Kaouk JH, Figenshau RS, Stifleman MD, Bhayani SB. Description of a multicenter safety checklist for intraoperative hemorrhage control while clamped during robotic partial nephrectomy. Patient Safety in Surgery. 2012;6:8.

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