Sameer Siddiqui, M.D.

Sameer Siddiqui, M.D.
Assistant Professor and Division Chief

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

Bio

Sameer Siddiqui, M.D. is the Division Chief of Urology at Saint Louis University. He is fellowship trained in robotic surgery and urologic oncology, Dr. Siddiqui graduated Phi Beta Kappa in 1998 from Washington University in St. Louis, MO, with a B.A in Political Science and Biology. He graduated cum laude and received his M.D. degree from the University of Missouri School of Medicine in Columbia in 2002. He completed a six-year urology residency at the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota after which he  completed robotic surgery fellowship at the renowned Vattikuti Urology Institute in Detroit, Michigan.
Dr. Siddiqui treats all aspects of urology, with his main focus in urologic oncology.

He is the current President of the Missouri Urologic Association.

Education
BA, Political Science
Washington University, St. Louis, MO.  1994-1998.
MD
University of Missouri-Columbia, MO. 1998-2002. 
Urology Residency
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN. 2002-2008.
Robotic Surgery Fellowship
Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI. 2008-2010

Medical Licensure
Missouri 2010-present

Honors/Awards
Phi Beta Kappa, Washington University 1998

Golden Key National Honor Society, Washington University 1998
Alpha Epsilon Delta, Washington University 1998

Medical School
Graduated cumme laude 2002
Alpha Omega Alpha 2002

Residency
Gerald P. Murphy Award for prostate research 2006
Mayo Urology Resident Essay contest 2006. 
Minnesota Urologic Society Kelalis Essay contest 1st place 2007
Joseph Segura Annual Resident essay contest 2nd place 2007
Joseph Segura Annual Resident essay contest 3rd place 2008
Gerald P. Murphy Award for prostate research 2008

Professional Memberships and Societies
American Urologic Association
American Medical Association



Presentations at National and International Meetings
Siddiqui, SA, Kramer SA.  Wilms Tumor in patients older than 10 years of age.  Presented at: American Urologic Association-North Central Section Annual Meeting, Miami, FL, September 2004.
Siddiqui, SA, Sengupta S, Slezak J, Zincke H, Blute ML.  The Impact of age on outcomes after raidical prostatectomy.  Presented at American Urologic Association Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX, May 2005.
Siddiqui, SA, Sengupta S, Slezak J, Zincke H, Blute ML.  The impact of BMI on outcomes after radical prostatectomy.  Presented at American Urologic Association-North Central Section Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL September 2005.
Siddiqui, SA, Sengupta S, Slezak J, Zincke H, Blute ML.  The Impact of age on outcomes after raidical prostatectomy.  Presented at Society of Urologic Oncology Meeting, Washington DC. December 2005.
Siddiqui, SA, Sengupta S, Slezak J, Zincke H, Blute ML.  The impact of BMI on outcomes after radical prostatectomy.  Presented at Prostate Cancer Symposium, San Francisco, CA, February 2005.
Siddiqui, SA, Inman B, Slezak J, Zincke H, Blute ML. The impact of BMI on outcomes after radical prostatectomy.  Presented at American Urologic Association Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, May 2006.
Siddiqui, SA, Inman B, Slezak J, Zincke H, Blute ML. The effect of androgen deprivation therapy timing and its impact on survival after radical prostatectomy: A case-control series.  Presented at American Urologic Association-North Central Section Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA September 2006.
Siddiqui, SA, Inman B, Slezak J, Zincke H, Blute ML. The effect of androgen deprivation therapy timing and its impact on survival after radical prostatectomy: A case-control series.  Presented at Society of Urologic Oncology Meeting, Washington DC. December 2006.
Siddiqui, SA, Inman B, Slezak J, Zincke H, Blute ML. The effect of androgen deprivation therapy timing and its impact on survival after radical prostatectomy: A case-control series.  Presented at Mayo Clinic “Updates in Urology”, Kona, Hawaii February 2007.
Siddiqui, SA, Inman B, Slezak J, Zincke H, Blute ML. The effect of androgen deprivation therapy timing and its impact on survival after radical prostatectomy: A case-control series.  Presented at American Urologic Association Annual Meeting, Anaheim, CA May 2007.
Siddiqui, SA, Boorjian SA, Rangel L, Blute ML, Karnes RJ, Frank I.  Adjuvant therapy for pT3b prostate cancer: A case control series.  Presented at American Urologic Association Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL May 2008
Siddiqui, SA, Menon, M. Robotic right adrenalectomy.  Video.  Presented at American College of Surgeons Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA October 2008.
Siddiqui, SA, Menon, M. Complications of robotic prostatectomy.  Presented at International Robotic Urology Symposium, Las Vegas, NV, January 2009. 
Siddiqui, SA, Krane, LS, Bhandari A, Peabody, J, Menon, M. The Impact of previous inguinal and abdominal surgery on outcomes after robot assisted radical prostatectomy.  Presented at American Urologic Association Annual Meeting, Chicago, Il April 2009.



Publications
1.    Siddiqui SA, Sengupta S, Slezak J, Bergstralh EJ, Leibovich BC, Myers RP, et al.  Impact of patient age at treatment on outcome following radical retropubic prostatectomy for prostate cancer. Journal of Urology, Vol. 175: 952-957. March 2006.
2.    Siddiqui SA, Inman B, Slezak J, Leibovich B, Zincke H, Blute ML.  Obesity and survival after radical prostatectomy: A 10-year prospective cohort study, Cancer Vol. 107(3): 521-529. August 2006.
3.    Siddiqui SA, Sengupta S, Slezak J, Bergstralh E, Zincke H, Blute M. Impact of hereditary and familial prostate cancer on cancer-specific survival after radical retropubic prostatectomy. Journal of Urology, Vol. 176: 1118-1121. September 2006.
4.    Siddiqui SA, Frank I, Leibovich BC, Cheville JC, Lohse CM, Zincke H, Blute ML.  Impact of tumor size on the predictive ability of the pT3a primary tumor classification for renal cell carcinoma. Journal of Urology, Vol. 177: 59-62. January 2007.
5.    Siddiqui SA, Bonne-Annee S, Mercador M, Kuntz SM, Krambeck AE, Sengupta S, et al. Tumor infiltrating Foxp3 negative CD4+ CD25+ T cells predict poor survival in renal cell carcinoma Clinical Cancer Research, Vol. 13: 2075-2081. April 2007.
6.    Trost, LW, Siddiqui SA, Gettman M. Cystolithiasis with concentric mural calcification following transurethral microwave thermotherapy. Journal of Urology, Vol. 177: 2339. June 2007.
7.    Siddiqui SA, Hoffmann NE, Lobo JR, Perry MJ, Blute ML, Zincke H, et al. Treatment of prostate cancer local recurrence following radical retropubic prostatectomy with 17 gauge interstitial transperineal cryoablation: Initial experience. Urology, Vol. 70: 80-85. July 2007.
8.    Boorjian SA, Thompson RH, Siddiqui SA, Bagniewski S, Bergstralh E, Karnes RJ, et al. Long term outcome after radical prostatectomy for patients with lymph node positive prostate cancer in the PSA era. Journal of Urology, Vol. 178: 864-870. September 2007.
9.    Ashley RA, Routh JC, Krambeck AE, Siddiqui SA, Inman BA, Mynderse et al. Preventing pain during office biopsy of the prostate: A single-center, prospective, double-blind, three-arm, parallel group, randomized trial. Cancer, Vol. 110: 1708-1714. October 2007.
10.    Elliott DS, Siddiqui SA, Chow, GC. Assessment of the durability of robotic-assisted laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy for the treatment of vaginal vault prolapse. Journal of Robotic Surgery, Vol. 1:163-168 July 2007.
11.    Siddiqui SA, Boorjian SA, Inman B, Bagniewski S, Bergstralh E, Blute ML. Timing of androgen deprivation therapy and its impact on outcomes after radical prostatectomy: A matched cohort analysis. Journal of Urology, Vol. 179(5):1830-1837. May 2008
12.    Aronson, DS, Siddiqui SA, Reinberg Y, Baskin L. Relative contraindication of subureteric injection for vesicoureteral reflux: Congenital refluxing megaureter with distal aperistaltic segment. Urology, Vol. 71(4): 616-619. April 2008.
13.    Siddiqui SA, Frank I, Leibovich BC, Lohse CM, Cheville JC, Blute ML. Post-operative surveillance for renal cell carcinoma: A multifactorial histologic subtype specific protocol.   BJU International, Vol. 104(6):778-85. Sep 2009
14.    Hoffmann NE, Agarwal S, Siddiqui SA, McKellar S, Kurtz H, Gettman MT, et al. Choice of hemostatic agents influences adhesion formation in a rat cecal adhesion model.  Journal of Surgical Research, Vol. 155(1):77-81.  Nov. 2008.
15.    Iwaszko M, Siddiqui SA, Gettman MT. Prostate cancer update 2008.Contemporary Surgery 2009
16.    Siddiqui SA. Obesity and prostate cancer: An insight into Post-modern Medicine. Journal of Urology, Vol 182(1):14-15, July 2009.
17.    Krane LS, Menon M, Kaul SA, Siddiqui SA, Wambi C, Peabody JO et al. Role of PSA velocity in predicting pathologic upgrade for Gleason 6 prostate cancer. Urologic Oncology, Vol. 29(4):372-7.  July 2009.
18.    Thompson RH, Siddiqui SA, Lohse CM, Leibovich BC, Russo P, et al. Partial versus radical nephrectomy for 4 to 7 cm renal cortical tumors. Journal of Urology. Vol. 182(6):2601-6. Dec. 2009.
19.    Siddiqui SA, Krane LS, Bhandari A, Patel MN, Rogers CG, Stricker H, et al. The impact of previous abdominal surgery on outcomes after robotic radical prostatectomy. Urology, Vol. 75(5):1079-82. Nov. 2009.
20.    Patel MN, Krane LS, Bhandari A, Laungani RG, Shrivastava A, Siddiqui SA et al. Robotic partial nephrectomy for renal tumors larger than 4 cm. European Urology, Vol. 57(2):310-6, Feb. 2010.
21.    Wambi CO, Siddiqui SA, Krane LS, Agarwal PK, Stricker HJ, Peabody JO. Early Oncological outcomes of robot-assisted radical prostatectomy for high grade prostate cancer. BJU International, Vol 106(11): 1739-45. Dec. 2010.
22.    Menon M, Bhandari M, Gupta N, Lane Z, Peabody JO, Rogers CG, Sammon J, Siddiqui SA, Diaz M. Biochemical Recurrence following robot-assisted radical prostatectomy: Analysis of 1384 patients with a median 5-year follow up. European Urology, Vol. 58(6): 838-46. Dec. 2010.
23.    Petros FG, Patel MN, Kheterpal E, Siddiqui SA, Ross J, Bhandari A, Diaz M, Menon R, Rogers CG. Robotic partial nephrectomy in the setting of prior abdominal surgery. BJU International, Vol. 108(3): 413-9.Dec. 2010.
24.    Siddiqui SA, Boorjian SA, Blute ML, Rangel LJ, Bergstralh EJ, Karnes RJ, Frank I. Impact of adjuvant androgen deprivation therapy after radical prostatectomy on the survival of patients with pathological T3b prostate cancer. BJU International, Vol. 107(3): 383-8. Feb. 2011.
25.    Kheterpal E, Bhandari A, Siddiqui SA, Pokala N, Peabody J, Menon M. Management of rectal injury during robotic prostatectomy. Urology, Vol. 77(4):976-9. April 2011.

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