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Rebecca Zee, MD, PhD

Assistant professor

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Stony Point Medical Office Building
8700 Stony Point Parkway
Richmond, VA 23235
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Children's Pavilion
1000 East Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23219
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Areas of interest

Prenatal hydronephrosis
Robotic urologic surgery
Urinary tract obstruction (e.g. UPJ obstruction
UVJ obstruction)
Renal duplication anomalies
Undescended testis
Vesicoureteral reflux
Resident education


Medical School Boston University School of Medicine
Internship University of Virginia Health System
Residency University of Virginia Health System
Fellowship Children's National Medical Center

Research interests

Prenatal hydronephrosis registry, Quality improvement, Resident education, Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) in children


Zee RS, Bayne CE, Gomella PT, Pohl HG, Rushton HG, Davis TD. Implementation of the Accelerated Care of Torsion (ACT) pathway: a quality improvement initiative for testicular torsion. J Ped Urol. Available online:

Zee RS, Mbanefo EC, Le LH, Pennington LF, Odegaard JI, Jardetzky TS, Alouffi A, Akinwale J, Falcone FH, Hsieh MH. IPSE, a parasite-derived host immunomodulatory protein, is a potential therapeutic for hemorrhagic cystitis. Am J Physiol Renal Physiol. 2019 Jun 1;316(6):F1133-F1140. doi: 10.1152/ajprenal.00468.2018. Epub 2019 Feb 20. PubMed PMID: 30785353; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6620591.

Balthazar A, Zee RS, Lanning D, Herndon CDA. Laparoscopic sigmoid vaginoplasty. J Pediatr Urol. 2018 Aug;14(4):345. doi: 10.1016/j.jpurol.2018.04.006. Epub 2018 May 17. PubMed PMID: 30150131.

Zee RS, Kern NG, Herndon CDA. Robotic-assisted laparoscopic MACE. J Pediatr Urol. 2017 Oct;13(5):525-526. doi: 10.1016/j.jpurol.2017.03.042. Epub 2017 Jul 3. PubMed PMID: 28736163.

Zee RS, Makari JH, Ferrer F, Herndon CDA. Epispadias repair with tunica vaginalis flap. J Pediatr Urol. 2017 Oct;13(5):523-524. doi: 10.1016/j.jpurol.2017.05.023. Epub 2017 Jun 27. PubMed PMID: 28689649.

Jackson JN, Zee RS, Martin AN, Corbett ST, Herndon CDA. A practice pattern assessment of members of the Society of Pediatric Urology for evaluation and treatment of urinary tract dilation. J Pediatr Urol. 2017 Dec;13(6):602-607. doi: 10.1016/j.jpurol.2017.03.032. Epub 2017 Apr 26. PubMed PMID: 28506597.

Zee RS, Herndon CDA, Cooper CS, Kim C, McKenna PH, Khoury A, Herbst KW. Time to resolution: A prospective evaluation from the Society for Fetal Urology hydronephrosis registry. J Pediatr Urol. 2017 Jun;13(3):316.e1-316.e5. doi:10.1016/j.jpurol.2016.12.012. Epub 2017 Jan 19. PubMed PMID: 28215834.

Zee RS, Herbst KW, Kim C, McKenna PH, Bentley T, Cooper CS, Herndon CD. Urinary tract infections in children with prenatal hydronephrosis: A risk assessment from the Society for Fetal Urology Hydronephrosis Registry. J PediatrUrol. 2016 Aug;12(4):261.e1-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jpurol.2016.04.024. Epub 2016 May 26. PubMed PMID: 27290614.

Burgoyne JR, Haeussler DJ, Kumar V, Ji Y, Pimental DR, Zee RS, Costello CE, Lin C, McComb ME, Cohen RA, Bachschmid MM. Oxidation of HRas cysteine thiols by metabolic stress prevents palmitoylation in vivo and contributes to endothelial cell apoptosis. FASEB J. 2012 Feb;26(2):832-41. doi: 10.1096/fj.11-189415. Epub 2011 Nov 15. PubMed PMID: 22085642; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3290434.

Zee RS, Yoo CB, Pimentel DR, Perlman DH, Burgoyne JR, Hou X, McComb ME, Costello CE, Cohen RA, Bachschmid MM. Redox regulation of sirtuin-1 by S-glutathiolation. Antioxid Redox Signal. 2010 Oct 1;13(7):1023-32. doi: 10.1089/ars.2010.3251. PubMed PMID: 20392170; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2959181.

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  • Specialty: Pediatric Urolog

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Clinical Interests

  • Prenatal hydronephrosis
  • Robotic urologic surgery
  • Urinary tract obstruction (e.g. UPJ obstruction
  • UVJ obstruction)
  • Renal duplication anomalies
  • Undescended testis
  • Hypospadias
  • Vesicoureteral reflux
  • Resident education

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