Department of Urology

Brian T. Kadow, MD

  • Graduation year: 2017

Enjoys dogs, billiuards/darts, Dave Matthews Band and home brewing beer.

Education & Training

  • Creighton University. Omaha, NE
  • Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine. Maywood, IL

Representative Publications

  • Three-Dimensional Imaging of Urethral Stricture Disease and Urethral Pathology for Operative Planning.  Theisen KM, Kadow BT, Rusilko PJ. Current Urology Reports.  Accepted, ahead of print.
  • Sympathetic B-adrenergic Mechanism is Pudendal Inhibition of Nociceptive and Non-nociceptive Reflex Bladder Activity.  Kadow BT, Lyon TD, Zhang Z, Lamm V, Shen B, Wang J, Roppolo JR, de Groat WC, Tai C. Am J Physiol Renal Physiol. 2016 May 11:ajprenal.00180.2016. doi:11.1152/ajprenal.00180.2016. (Epub ahead of print] PMID: 27170683
  • Conduction Block of Mammalian Myelinated Nerve by Local Cooling to Room Temperature 15-30° C after a Brief Heating. Zhang Z, Lyon TD, Kadow BT, Shen B, Wang J, Lee A, Kang A, Roppolo JR, de Groat WC, Tai C. J Neurophysiol. 2016 Jan 6.  doi: 10.1152/jn.00954.2015 PMID: 26740534
  • Neurogenic Causes of Detrusor Underactivity. Kadow BT, Tyagi P, Chermansky C. Curr Bladder Dysfunct Rep. 2015. Dec; 10(4): 325-331. doi: 10.1007/s11884-015-0331-6. PMID: 26715948
  • Pudendal, but not Tibial Nerve Stimulation Inhibits Bladder Contractions Induced by Stimulation of Pontine Micturition Center in Cats. Lyon TD, Ferroni MC, Kadow BT, Slater RC, Zhang Z, Chang V, Lamm V, Shen B, Wang J, Roppolo JR, de Groat, WC, Tai C. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2015 Dec 16. doi: 10.1152/ajpregu.00490.2015 PMID: 26676253
  • Role of µ, κ, and δ Opioid Receptors in Tibial Inhibition of Bladder Overactivity in Cats. Zhang Z, Slater RC, Ferroni MC, Kadow BT, Lyon TD, Shen B, Xiao Z, Wang J, Kang A, Roppolo JR, deGroat WC, Tai C. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2015. Nov; 355(2): 228-34. doi: 10.1124/jpet.115.226845. Epub 2015 Sep 9. PMID: 2635499.

Research Interests

  • Kadow BT, Chermansky C, Kashyap M, Pore S, Tyagi P.  MicroRNs as Potential Biomarkers to Predict Risk of Urinary Retention Following Intradetrusor Onabotulinumtoxin-A Injection. Society of Urodynamics and Female Urology Winter Meeting.  New Orleans, 2016.  (Poster Presentation)
  • Kadow BT, Chermansky C, Kashyap M, Pore S, Tyagi P.  MicroRNAs as Potential Biomarkers to Predict Risk of Urinary Retention Following Intradetrusor onabotulinumtoxin-A Injection. Northeastern Section AUA Annual Meeting, 2015.  Quebec City, Canada. October 2015 (Moderated Poster Presentation)
  • Lyon T, Kadow BT, Zhang Z, Shen B, Wang J, Kang A, Lee A, Roppolo J, deGroat W, Tai C. Pudendal but Not Tibial Neuromodulation Inhibits Efferent Output from Pontine Micturition Center in Cats. Northeastern Section AUA Annual Meeting, 2015.  Quebec City, Canada. October 2015 (Moderated Poster Presentation)
  • Kadow BT, Shilo Y, Riley J, Jackman SV, Averch T. Does IV Acetaminophen Given During Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy Reduce Post-Operative Pain? World Congress of Endourology, 2013.  New Orleans, LA. October 2013. (Moderated Poster Presentation)
  • Kadow BT, Barkan GA, Gorbonos A, Quek ML, Wojcik E. Ex-Vivo Fine Needle Aspiration in the Diagnosis of Renal Masses: A Prospective, Controlled Study. American Urological Association Annual Meeting. Chicago, IL. May, 2009. (Moderated Poster Presentation)
  • Gorbonos A, Barkan GA, Paner G, Knesek M, Sondej T, Kadow BT, Woods M, Flanigan RC, Quek ML.  Glucose-Regulated Protein 78 (GRP78) Expression in Bladder Cancer: A Potential Marker for Chemotherapy Resistance in Node-Positive Patients United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology 2009 Annual Meeting. Boston, MA. March, 2009. (Moderated Poster Presentation)
  • Kadow BT, Barkan GA, Gorbonos A, Quek ML, Wojcik E. Ex-Vivo Fine Needle Aspiration in the Diagnosis of Renal Masses: A Prospective, Controlled Study. United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology 2009 Annual Meeting. Boston, MA. March, 2009. (Moderated Poster Presentation)
  • Kadow BT, Almoshelli B, Quek ML, Flanigan RC, Branch JD, Venkataraman G.   Prostate Specific Antigen Density (PSAD) versus Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) in Predicting Biochemical Recurrence Following Radical Prostatectomy. Society of Urologic Oncology – 9th Annual Winter Meeting. Bethesda, Maryland. December, 2008. (Poster Presentation)
  • Sondej TS, Manganiello M, Kadow BT, Flanigan RC, Quek ML.  Bladder Cancer Outcomes with BCG Immunotherapy and Cystectomy.  Loyola University Medical Center St. Albert’s Research Day. Maywood, IL. November, 2008 (Poster Presentation)
  • Kadow BT, Basma H, Bonness E, Tsiperson S, Fox IJ. Co-Culture With Chicken Embryo Liver Enhances Embryonic Stem Cell Differentiation Towards Hepatocytes. University of Nebraska Medical Center Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium. Omaha, NE.  August, 2006. (Poster Presentation)
  • Kadow BT, Basma H, Yannam GR, Yamamoto T, Spendlove C, Fox IJ. In Vitro and In Vivo Differentiation of Mouse Embryonic Stem Cells.  Nebraska Academy of Sciences 106th Annual Meeting. Lincoln, NE. April, 2006. (Moderated Poster Presentation)
  • Kadow BT, Basma H, Yannam GR, Spendlove C, Fox IJ. Identification of Hepatocytes and Islet Cells Derived from Mouse Embryonic Stem Cells. University of Nebraska Medical Center Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium. Omaha, NE. August, 2005. (Poster Presentation)
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