Beneranda Sophia Ford-Glanton, M.D.

Beneranda Sophia Ford-Glanton, M.D. Assistant Professor
Department of Surgery
Division of Urological Surgery


Contact Information:
Saint Louis University  Department of Surgery
Urology Division
P.O. Box 15250
3635 Vista Ave. at Grand Blvd.
St. Louis, MO  63110-0250
Tel:  314-577-8790

Dr. Sophia Ford-Glanton is a SLUCare urologist and assistant professor in the Division of Urologic Surgery at Saint Louis University School of Medicine.

Dr. Ford-Glanton specializes in conditions that affect the male reproductive system, including infertility, low testosterone, erectile dysfunction and testicular pain. She offers a variety of therapies, treatment options and procedures, such as vasectomy reversal and implant surgery.

In addition to services for men, Dr. Ford-Glanton has a special interest in the treatment of kidney stones, particularly for pregnant women. She uses ultrasound in her practice to assist with diagnosis and treatment, and is a hands-on clinical ultrasound instructor with the American Urological Association (AUA).

In addition to membership in the AUA, Dr. Ford-Glanton is a member of the National Medical Association, the Sexual Medicine Society of North America and the Society of Women in Urology. She the eldest of five daughters and has three daughters of her own.


Postgraduate training:         


Andrology Fellow                        09/07-08/08
University of Illinois at Chicago
Chicago, IL


Urology Resident                        07/03-06/07
SUNY at Buffalo
Buffalo, NY


Surgical Intern                            06/02-06/03
SUNY at Buffalo
Buffalo, NY

Graduate degree and major, University                  

M.D.                                06/98-06/02
Stanford University School of Medicine
Stanford, CA

Undergraduate degree and major

B.S. Biological Sciences                            09/94-06/98
Stanford University
Stanford, CA

Board Certification and Licensure
Amercian Board of Urology

Professional Society memberships
American Urologic Association                        07/04-pres
National Medical Association                        07/04-pres
Sexual Medicine Society of North America, Inc.                07/04-pres   
Society of Women in Urology                        07/04-pres

Research Support (Note: in reverse chronological order)

Current funding:

1.         Research, Department of Urology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, University at

Buffalo, Buffalo, NY

Supervisor: Dr. James Mohler, Chief of Urology Roswell Park Cancer Institute

Research Subject: The Effects of Perioperative Blood Transfusion on Prostate

Cancer Recurrence                                                                                          05-07

2.         Research Assistantship Award, Department of Pediatrics, Stanford School of

Medicine, Stanford, CA

Supervisor: Dr. Thomas N. Robinson, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Research Subject: A Pilot Study to Reduce Television Viewing in African American

Children                                                                                                           00-01

3.         Medical Scholars Research Award, Department of Pediatrics, Neonatology,

Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford, CA

Supervisor: Dr. Phyllis A. Dennery, Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Research Subject: Heme Oxygenase Expression in Maturation and Localization

of Heme Oxygenase in Response to Hyperoxia in the Neonatal Lung


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