Justin Ziemba, MD

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Assistant Professor of Urology in Surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Surgery

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Division of Urology
Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine, 3rd Floor West
3400 Civic Center Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Certif (Business Administration`)
University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana, Champaign, IL, 2005.
BS (Molecular and Cellular Biology)
University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana, Champaign, IL, 2006.
Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2010.
Certif (Quality, Patient Safety and Outcomes Research)
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, 2017.
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Selected Publications

Ziemba JB, Matlaga BR: Complications of ureteroscopic surgery. Taneja’s Complications of Urologic Surgery: Prevention & Management, 5th Edition. Shah O, Taneja S (eds.). Philadelphia: Elsevier, 2017 (in press).

Ziemba JB, Ziemba TM, Pietzak EP: Integrating leadership education into urology residency training. Urology Practice 2017 (accepted for publication).

Ziemba JB, Allaf ME, Haldeman D: Consumer preferences and online comparison tools used to select a surgeon. JAMA Surgery Epub, Jan. 2017

Sedrak MS, Patel MS, Ziemba JB, Murray D, Kim EJ, Dine CJ, Myers JS: Residents' self-report on why they order perceived unnecessary inpatient laboratory tests. Journal of Hospital Medicine 11(12): 869-872, Dec. 2016.

Ziemba JB, Matlaga BR: Understanding the costs of flexible ureteroscopy. Minerva Urologica e Nefrologica: The Italian Journal of Urology & Nephrology 68(6): 586-591, Dec. 2016.

Soloway MS, Ziemba JB, Matlaga BR, Monga M: Challenging case: Stones. Current Urology Reports 17(10): 75, Oct. 2016.

Ziemba JB, Sterling ME, Mucksavage P: Care of acute renal colic: A survey of emergency medicine physicians. Canadian Journal of Urology 23(4): 8368-8374, Aug. 2016.

Druskin SC, Ziemba JB: Minimally invasive ("mini") percutaneous nephrolithotomy: Classification, indications and outcomes. Current Urology Reports 17(4): 30, Apr. 2016.

Ludwig WW, Ziemba JB, Matlaga BR: Difference of opinion: Asymptomatic lower pole stone < 1 cm: To treat or not to treat? Opinion: Do not treat. International Brazilian Journal of Urology 42(2): 185-187, Mar./Apr. 2016.

Ziemba JB, Gurnani R, Matlaga BR, Boss EF: Patient satisfaction in ambulatory urological surgery. Journal of Endourology 30(Suppl 2): A282-A283, 2016 Notes: Poster presentation at the 34th World Congress of Endourology, Nov. 8-12, 2016, Cape Town, South Africa.

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