Justin Ziemba, MD

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

Contact information
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 Justin B, Gurnani Rishab, Ludwig Wesley W, Gorin Michael A, Asplin John, Matlaga Brian R: Individual renal unit urine sampling to identify unilateral metabolic defects
. Clinical nephrology Oct 2018.

Ziemba Justin B, Li Pan, Gurnani Rishab, Kawamoto Satomi, Fishman Elliot, Fung George, Ludwig Wesley W, Stoianovici Dan, Matlaga Brian R: A User-Friendly Application to Automate CT Renal Stone Measurement. Journal of endourology 32(8): 685-691, Aug 2018.

Ziemba Justin B, Ludwig Wesley W, Ruiz Leticia, Carvalhal Eduardo, Matlaga Brian R: Preventing the Forgotten Ureteral Stent by Using a Mobile Point-of-Care Application. Journal of endourology 31(7): 719-724, 07 2017.

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.

Ziemba Justin B, Matlaga Brian R: Epidemiology and economics of nephrolithiasis. Investigative and clinical urology 58(5): 299-306, 09 2017.

Talwar Ruchika, Ziemba Justin: Validated Methods of Assessing Quality of Life in Stone Disease. Current urology reports 19(4): 25, Mar 2018.

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.

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, Matlaga BR: Guideline of guidelines: Kidney stones. BJU International 116(2): 184-189, Aug. 2015.

Ziemba JB, Allaf ME, Haldeman D: Consumer preferences and online comparison tools used to select a surgeon. JAMA Surgery Epub(4): 410-411, Jan. 2017

Ziemba Justin B, Arenberg Steven, Reustle Holly, Allaf Mohamad E, Haldeman Dalal: Consumers' Association of Hospital Reputation With Healthcare Quality. Journal for healthcare quality : official publication of the National Association for Healthcare Quality Oct 2018.

Ian Berger, Marilyn Hopkins, Justin Ziemba, Alexander Skokan, Andrew James, Patrick Michael, Andrew Harris: Comparison of Inter-hospital Urological Transfers Between a Metropolitan and Rural Tertiary Care Institution. Urology Practice 2018.

Hiten D Patel, Brian R Matlaga, Justin B Ziemba: Trends in the Setting and Cost of Ambulatory Urological Surgery: An Analysis of Five States in the Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project. Urology Practice 2018.

Ziemba JB, Ziemba TM, Pietzak EP: Integrating leadership education into urology residency training. Urology Practice 5(1): 57-62, Jan 2018.

Justin B Ziemba, Brian R Matlaga, Christopher D Tessier: Educational Resources for Resident Training in Quality Improvement: A National Survey of Urology Residency Program Directors. Urology practice 5(5): 398-404, September 2018.

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.

Eaton Kevin P, Levy Kathryn, Soong Christine, Pahwa Amit K, Petrilli Christopher, Ziemba Justin B, Cho Hyung J, Alban Rodrigo, Blanck Jaime F, Parsons Andrew S: Evidence-Based Guidelines to Eliminate Repetitive Laboratory Testing. JAMA internal medicine 177(12): 1833-1839, Dec 2017.

Sedrak Mina S, Myers Jennifer S, Small Dylan S, Nachamkin Irving, Ziemba Justin B, Murray Dana, Kurtzman Gregory W, Zhu Jingsan, Wang Wenli, Mincarelli Deborah, Danoski Daniel, Wells Brian P, Berns Jeffrey S, Brennan Patrick J, Hanson C William, Dine C Jessica, Patel Mitesh S: Effect of a Price Transparency Intervention in the Electronic Health Record on Clinician Ordering of Inpatient Laboratory Tests: The PRICE Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA internal medicine 177(7): 939-945, Jul 2017.

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Last updated: 12/10/2018
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