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Eugene Minevich, MD

Professor of Surgery

Education/Credentials
  • Medical Degree: Moscow Medical School
  • General Surgery Residency: The Jewish Hospital of Cincinnati
  • Urology Residency: University of Cincinnati
  • Clinical Fellowship in Pediatric Urology: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Contact Information
  • Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
  • Division of Pediatric Urology
  • 3333 Burnet Avenue
  • Cincinnati, Ohio 45229
  • Office 513-636-4987
  • Email eugene.minevich@cchmc.org

Peer Reviewed Publications

DeFoor W.; Mayes T.; Minevich E.; Noh P.; Reddy P.; Riazzi A.; Schulte M.; Sheldon C.; Strine A.; VanderBrink B. 12-01-2018. Preoperative nutritional status and use of total parenteral nutrition in pediatric and adolescent pa Journal of Pediatric Urology, 14 6, 572.e1-572.e7

Minevich E.; Sheldon C. 12-01-2012. Reconstruction of the Bladder and Bladder Outlet Pediatric Surgery, , 1467-1485

Minevich E.; Sheldon C. 12-01-2010. Urinary Tract Infection and Vesicoureteral Reflux Ashcraft's Pediatric Surgery, , 716-730

Battino B.; Coe F.; DeFoor W.; Erhard M.; Minevich E.; Sheldon C.; Tackett L.; Wacksman J. 12-01-2002. Metabolic evaluation of children with urolithiasis: Are adult references for supersaturation appropr Journal of Urology, 168 6, 2568-2571

DeFoor W.; Koyle M.; Lorenzo A.; Minevich E. 11-25-2016. Pediatric renal tumors Clinical Pediatric Nephrology: Third Edition, , 993-1004

Brady R.; Johnson N.; Minevich E.; Passo M.; Ruth N. 11-01-2013. Severe back and pelvic pain in a 14-year-old boy Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice, 21 6, 377-379

DeFoor W.; Heshmat S.; Minevich E.; Reddy P.; Reeves D.; Sheldon C. 11-01-2008. Use of Customized MIC-KEY Gastrostomy Button for Management of MACE Stomal Complications Urology, 72 5, 1026-1029

Minevich E. 11-01-2005. Ureteroscopic or extracorporeal shock-wave lithotripsy for distal ureteral stones in children?: Comm Nature Clinical Practice Urology, 2 11, 532-533

Defoor W.; Minevich E.; Sheldon C. 11-01-2002. Unusual bladder masses in children Urology, 60 5, 911

DeFoor W.; May T.; Minevich E.; Noh P.; Reddy P.; Riazzi A.; Schulte M.; Sheldon C.; Strine A.; VanderBrink B. 10-01-2019. Impact of body mass index on 30-day postoperative morbidity in pediatric and adolescent patients und Journal of Pediatric Urology, 15 5, 521.e1-521.e7

Alam S.; DeFoor W.; Ivan?i? V.; Jackson E.; Minevich E.; Reddy P.; Sheldon C. 10-01-2010. Progression of renal insufficiency in children and adolescents with neuropathic bladder is not accel Journal of Urology, 184 4 SUPPL., 1768-1774

Minevich E. 10-01-2010. Management of ureteric stone in pediatric patients Indian Journal of Urology, 26 4, 564-567

Clark C.; DeFoor W.; Jackson E.; Minevich E.; Reddy P.; Sheldon C. 10-01-2008. Risk Factors for End Stage Renal Disease in Children With Posterior Urethral Valves Journal of Urology, 180 4 SUPPL., 1705-1708

Asplin J.; DeFoor W.; Erhard M.; Jackson C.; Jackson E.; Minevich E.; Reddy P.; Sheldon C. 10-01-2006. Urinary Metabolic Evaluations in Normal and Stone Forming Children Journal of Urology, 176 4 SUPPL., 1793-1796

DeFoor W.; Kitchens D.; Koyle M.; Minevich E.; Reddy P.; Sheldon C.; Wacksman J. 10-01-2006. Endoscopic Injection of Dextranomer/Hyaluronic Acid Copolymer to Correct Vesicoureteral Reflux Follo Journal of Urology, 176 4 SUPPL., 1861-1863

DeFoor W.; Greenfield S.; McEnery P.; Minevich E.; Reeves D.; Sheldon C.; Tackett L. 10-01-2003. Lower urinary tract reconstruction is safe and effective in children with end stage renal disease Journal of Urology, 170 4 II, 1497-1500

DeFoor W.; Minevich E.; Reeves D.; Rink R.; Sheldon C.; Tackett L.; Wacksman J. 10-01-2003. Gastrocystoplasty: Long-term followup Journal of Urology, 170 4 II, 1647-1650

DeFoor W.; Minevich E.; Sheldon C.; Tackett L.; Wacksman J. 10-01-2003. Risk factors for spontaneous bladder perforation after augmentation cystoplasty Urology, 62 4, 737-741

Minevich E.; Sheldon C. 09-11-2012. The pediatric genitourinary system Greenfield's Surgery: Scientific Principles and Practice: Fifth Edition, , 1946-1956

Alam Z.; Cain M.P.; DeFoor W.R.; Kaefer M.; Minevich E.; Misseri R.; Reddy P.; Rink R.C.; Szymanski K.M.; VanderBrink B.A. 09-01-2019. Risk of Reaugmentation after Enterocystoplasty Using a Reconfigured Bowel Segment in Patients with S The Journal of urology, 202 3, 612-616

Alam Z.; DeFoor W.; Frischer J.; Minevich E.; Noh P.; Reddy P.; Schulte M.; Sheldon C.; Strine A.; VanderBrink B. 08-01-2017. Clinical and urodynamic outcomes in children with anorectal malformation subtype of recto-bladder ne Journal of Pediatric Urology, 13 4, 376.e1-376.e6

DeFoor W.; Denlinger J.; Jackson E.; Minevich E.; Noh P.; Reddy P.; Reed M.; Sheldon C.; VanderBrink B.; Zhang B. 08-01-2017. Results of a prospective randomized control trial comparing hydrophilic to uncoated catheters in chi Journal of Pediatric Urology, 13 4, 373.e1-373.e5

DeFoor W.; Minevich E.; Noh P.; Reddy P.; Reddy T.; Sheldon C.; Strine A.; VanderBrink B. 08-01-2017. Triamcinolone injection for treatment of Mitrofanoff stomal stenosis: Optimizing results and reducin Journal of Pediatric Urology, 13 4, 375.e1-375.e5

Alam S.; Defoor W.; Minevich E.; Reddy P.; Reeves D.; Sheldon C.; Traxel E. 08-01-2011. Low incidence of urinary tract infections following renal transplantation in children with bladder a Journal of Urology, 186 2, 667-671

Breech L.; Callen M.; Care M.; Davies S.; Gluckman J.; Groh E.; Harris R.; Heist S.; Hillard P.; Hopkin R.; Kelly P.; Kiefhaber T.; Kim M.; Leslie N.; Mehlman C.; Mehta S.; Meyer R.; Minevich E.; Mueller R.; Rose S.; Rutter M.; Schmid C.; Sherafat-Kazemzadeh R.; Smith F.; Strife F.; Sutton M.; Walker M.; Williams D.; Wood R.; Yazigi N. 08-01-2007. Small pituitary size in children with fanconi anemia Pediatric Blood and Cancer, 49 2, 166-170

DeFoor W.; Elder J.; Hurwitz R.; McAdam A.; Minevich E.; Minnillo B.; Mortensen J.; Nguyen H.; Novak-Weekley S. 07-01-2010. Trimethoprim In Vitro Antibacterial Activity is Not Increased by Adding Sulfamethoxazole for Pediatr Journal of Urology, 184 1, 305-310

Minevich E.; Sheldon C. 07-01-2006. The role of ureteroscopy in pediatric urology Current Opinion in Urology, 16 4, 295-298

Korrect G.; Minevich E.; Sivan B. 06-01-2012. High-grade transitional cell carcinoma of the pediatric bladder Journal of Pediatric Urology, 8 3,

DeFoor W.; Heshmat S.; Koyle M.; Minevich E.; Reddy P.; Sheldon C. 06-01-2009. Long-Term Outcomes of the Neobladder in Pediatric Continent Urinary Reconstruction Journal of Urology, 181 6, 2689-2694

Asplin J.; Clark C.; DeFoor W.; Jackson E.; Minevich E.; Reddy P.; Sheldon C. 06-01-2008. Urinary Metabolic Evaluations in Solitary and Recurrent Stone Forming Children Journal of Urology, 179 6, 2369-2372

Alam S.; Bansal D.; Minevich E.; Noh P.; Reddy P.; Riachy E.; Robert Defoor W. 05-01-2014. Pediatric varicocelectomy: A comparative study of conventional laparoscopic and laparoendoscopic sin Journal of Endourology, 28 5, 513-516

Creelman L.; Defoor W.; Ferguson D.; Mashni S.; Minevich E.; Reddy P.; Reeves D.; Sheldon C. 05-01-2006. Safety of Gentamicin Bladder Irrigations in Complex Urological Cases Journal of Urology, 175 5, 1861-1864

DeFoor W.; Minevich E.; Rijhwani A. 04-24-2015. Urinary tract trauma Pediatric Urology: Surgical Complications and Management: Second Edition, , 364-373

DeFoor W.; Jackson E.; Khan M.; Minevich E.; Noh P.; Reddy P.; VanderBrink B. 04-01-2016. Botulinum toxin injection in the pediatric population with medically refractory neuropathic bladder Journal of Pediatric Urology, 12 2, 104.e1-104.e6

Hawkins C.; Johnson N.; Kukreja K.; Minevich E.; Racadio J.; Reddy P.; Singewald T. 04-01-2016. Use of cone-beam CT and live 3-D needle guidance to facilitate percutaneous nephrostomy and nephroli Pediatric Radiology, 46 4, 570-574

DeFoor W.; Kitchens D.; McGregor A.; Minevich E.; Polsky E.; Reddy P.; Sheldon C. 04-01-2007. End Cutaneous Ureterostomy for the Management of Severe Hydronephrosis Journal of Urology, 177 4, 1501-1504

DeFoor W.; Kord E.; Minevich E.; Neheman A.; Noh P.; Reddy P.; Strine A.; VanderBrink B. 03-01-2019. Pediatric Partial Nephrectomy for Upper Urinary Tract Duplication Anomalies: A Comparison Between Di Urology, 125 , 196-201

DeFoor W.; Hong Y.; Minevich E.; Noh P.; Reddy P.; Schulte M.; VanderBrink B. 03-01-2018. Hidden incision endoscopic surgery (HIdES) trocar placement for pediatric robotic pyeloplasty: compa Journal of Robotic Surgery, 12 1, 43-47

Corbyons K.; Defoor W.; Lee Z.; Liss Z.; Minevich E.; Noh P.; Reddy P.; Schulte M.; Vanderbrink B. 03-01-2017. A Non-Narcotic Pathway for the Management of Postoperative Pain Following Pediatric Robotic Pyelopla Journal of Endourology, 31 3, 255-258

Minevich E. 03-01-2006. Ureteral access sheath for the management of pediatric renal and ureteral stones: A single center ex Journal of Urology, 175 3, 1082

DeFoor W.; Minevich E.; Sheldon C.; Tackett L.; Wacksman J.; Yasar U. 03-01-2003. Ectopic ureterocele: Clinical application of classification based on renal unit jeopardy Journal of Urology, 169 3, 1092-1094

Fichtenbaum E.J.; Minevich E.A.; Noh P.H.; Schulte M.E.; Zaccaria L. 02-01-2020. Long-Term Follow-Up of Laparoendoscopic Single-Site Partial Nephrectomy for Nonfunctioning Moieties Journal of Endourology, 34 2, 134-138

Bansal D.; Bean C.; Cost N.; Defoor W.; Minevich E.; Noh P.; Reddy P.; Riachy E. 02-01-2014. Comparison of pediatric robotic-assisted laparoscopic nephroureterectomy and laparoendoscopic single Urology, 83 2, 438-442

Minevich E. 02-01-2009. Genitourinary emergencies in children Minerva Pediatrica, 61 1, 53-65

Ahmed H.; Almomani M.; Breech L.; Frischer J.; Minevich E.; Noh P.H.; Reddy P.P.; Sheldon C.; Strine A.C.; VanderBrink B.A. 01-01-2020. Clinical urologic and urodynamic outcomes in patients with anorectal malformation and absent vagina Journal of Pediatric Surgery, ,

DeFoor W.; Minevich E.; Noh P.; Reddy P.; Sheldon C.; Smith M.; Strine A.; VanderBrink B. 01-01-2019. Need for botulinum toxin injection and bladder augmentation after isolated bladder outlet procedure Journal of Pediatric Urology, ,

Alam S.; Defoor W.; Minevich E.; Noh P.; Reddy P.; Riachy E.; Sheldon C. 01-01-2015. Endoscopic treatment with dextranomer/hyaluronic acid for persistent incontinence after continent ur Journal of Endourology, 29 2, 137-140

Bean C.; Cost N.; Geller J.; Liss Z.; Minevich E.; Noh P. 01-01-2015. Prechemotherapy robotic-assisted laparoscopic radical nephrectomy for an adolescent with wilms tumor Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 37 2, e125-e127

Bischoff A.; Defoor W.; Minevich E.; Peña A.; Reddy P.; Schulte M.; Sheldon C.; Vanderbrink B. 01-01-2015. Chronic kidney disease stage progression in patients undergoing repair of persistent cloaca Journal of Urology, 194 1, 190-194

Alam S.; Bansal D.; Cost N.; DeFoor W.; Minevich E.; Noh P.; Reddy P.; Sheldon C.; Vanderbrink B. 01-01-2014. Infant robotic pyeloplasty: Comparison with an open cohort Journal of Pediatric Urology, 10 2, 380-385

Bansal D.; Bean C.; Cost N.; Minevich E.; Noh P. 01-01-2014. Pediatric urological laparoendoscopic single site surgery: Single surgeon experience Journal of Pediatric Urology, 10 6, 1170-1175

Brewer A.; Geller J.; Khandelwal P.; Miles L.; Minevich E. 01-01-2014. High-grade transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder in a 5-year-old boy successfully treated with Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 36 4,

Bansal D.; Defoor W.; Minevich E.; Noh P.; Reddy P. 01-01-2013. Complications of robotic surgery in pediatric urology: A single institution experience Urology, 82 4, 917-921

Bennett M.; Cost N.; Defoor W.; Devarajan P.; Haffner C.; Ivancic V.; Minevich E.; Noh P.; Reddy P.; Schulte M. 01-01-2013. Urinary NGAL levels correlate with differential renal function in patients with ureteropelvic juncti Journal of Urology, 190 4 SUPPL, 1462-1467

Cost N.; Defoor W.; Minevich E.; Noh P.; Reddy P.; Riachy E. 01-01-2013. Pediatric standard and robot-assisted laparoscopic pyeloplasty: A comparative single institution stu Journal of Urology, 189 1, 283-287

Alam S.; Minevich E. 01-01-2010. Continent Catheterizable Reservoirs are Not Just for the Urinary Tract Journal of Urology, 183 1, 15-16

Asplin J.; Caillat A.; DeFoor W.; Jackson E.; Minevich E.; Reddy P.; Sheldon C. 01-01-2010. The risk of recurrent urolithiasis in children is dependent on urinary calcium and citrate Urology, 76 1, 242-245

Minevich E.; Noh P.; Traxel E. 01-01-2010. A review: The application of minimally invasive surgery to pediatric urology: Upper urinary tract pr Urology, 76 1, 122-133

Minevich E.; Noh P.; Traxel E. 01-01-2010. A review: The application of minimally invasive surgery to pediatric urology: Lower urinary tract re Urology, 76 1, 115-120

DeFoor W.; Minevich E.; Reddy P.; Sheldon C.; Traxel E. 01-01-2009. Risk factors for urinary tract infection after dextranomer/hyaluronic acid endoscopic injection Journal of Urology, 182 4 SUPPL., 1708-1713

DeFoor W.; Kitchens D.; Koyle M.; Minevich E.; Reddy P.; Sheldon C.; Wacksman J. 01-01-2007. Incontinence Following Bladder Neck Reconstruction-Is There a Role for Endoscopic Management? Journal of Urology, 177 1, 302-306

Minevich E.; Sheldon C. 01-01-2006. Structural Disorders of the Bladder, Augmentation Pediatric Surgery: Sixth Edition, 2-2 , 1817-1840

Asplin J.; DeFoor W.; Jackson C.; Jackson E.; Minevich E.; Reddy P.; Sheldon C. 01-01-2005. Results of a prospective trial to compare normal urine supersaturation in children and adults Journal of Urology, 174 4 II, 1708-1710

Barqawi A.; DeFoor W.; Kitchens D.; Koyle M.; Minevich E.; Reddy P.; Sheldon C. 01-01-2005. Perforation of Malone antegrade continence enema: Diagnosis and management Journal of Urology, 174 4 II, 1644-1646

Colombo J.; DeFoor W.; Dharamsi N.; Minevich E.; Reddy P.; Riden D.; Sekhon D.; Sheldon C.; Smith P. 01-01-2005. Use of mobile extracorporeal shock wave lithotripter: Experience in a pediatric institution Urology, 65 4, 778-781

DeFoor W.; Erhard M.; Minevich E.; Nishinaka K.; Reddy P.; Sheldon C.; Wacksman J. 01-01-2005. Ureteroscopy is safe and effective in prepubertal children Journal of Urology, 174 1, 276-279

Brock J.; DeFoor W.; McGregor A.; Minevich E.; Perovic S.; Polsky E.; Reddy P.; Sheldon C.; Wacksman J. 01-01-2004. Results of tapered ureteral reimplantation for primary megaureter: Extravesical versus intravesical Journal of Urology, 172 4 II, 1640-1643

DeFoor W.; Minevich E.; Polsky E.; Reddy P.; Sekhon D.; Sheldon C.; Wacksman J. 01-01-2004. Bladder calculi after augmentation cystoplasty: Risk factors and prevention strategies Journal of Urology, 172 5 I, 1964-1966

Defoor W.; Kitchens D.; McEnery P.; Minevich E.; Reeves D.; Sheldon C.; Tackett L. 01-01-2003. Successful renal transplantation in children with posterior urethral valves Journal of Urology, 170 6 I, 2402-2404

Benedict J.; Minevich E.; Sheldon C.; Tackett L.; Wacksman J. 01-01-2002. Appendiceal versus ileal segment for antegrade continence enema Journal of Urology, 167 2 I, 683-686

Bennett S.; Defoor W.; Minevich E. 01-01-2002. Primary extrarenal nephrogenic rest Journal of Urology, 168 4 I, 1529

Billmire D.; Minevich E.; Sheldon C.; Tackett L.; Wacksman J. 01-01-2002. The high intra-abdominal testis: Technique and long-term success of laparoscopic testicular autotran Journal of Endourology, 16 6, 359-361

Minevich E.; Sheldon C.; Tackett L.; Wacksman J. 01-01-2002. Extravesical common sheath detrusorrhaphy (Ureteroneocystotomy) and reflux in duplicated collecting Journal of Urology, 167 1, 288-290

Minevich E. 01-01-2001. Pediatric urolithiasis Pediatric Clinics of North America, 48 6, 1571-1585

Gylys-Morin V.; Minevich E.; Reichard E.; Sheldon C.; Tackett L.; Wacksman J. 01-01-2000. Magnetic resonance imaging of the dysplastic renal moiety and ectopic ureter Journal of Urology, 164 6, 2034-2039

Mardovin V.; Minevich E.; Nguyen S.; Sheldon C.; Wacksman J. 01-01-2000. Bifid mesonephric duct presenting as a scrotal urinoma Journal of Urology, 163 3, 944-945

Minevich E.; Sheldon C.; Tackett L.; Wacksman J. 01-01-2000. Holmium laser lithotripsy for ejaculatory duct calculi Journal of Urology, 164 6, 2067

Minevich E.; Sheldon C.; Wacksman J. 01-01-2000. Modified technique of antegrade continence enema using a stapling device Journal of Urology, 163 2, 589-591

Lewis A.; Minevich E.; Moayed A.; Sheldon C.; Wacksman J. 01-01-1999. Unusual anatomic presentation of ectopic ureteroceles Journal of Pediatric Surgery, 34 3, 474-476

Minevich E.; Pecha B.; Sheldon C.; Wacksman J. 01-01-1999. Mathieu hypospadias repair: Experience in 202 patients Journal of Urology, 162 6, 2141-2143

Minevich E.; Sheldon C. 01-01-1999. Gastrocystoplasty-ileal mitrofanoff stoma fistula Journal of Urology, 161 1, 271

Aronoff D.; Minevich E.; Sheldon C.; Wacksman J. 01-01-1998. Voiding dysfunction after bilateral extravesical detrusorrhaphy Journal of Urology, 160 3 II, 1004-1006

Lewis A.; Minevich E.; Sheldon C.; Wacksman J. 01-01-1998. Incidence of contralateral vesicoureteral reflux following unilateral extravesical detrusorrhaphy (u Journal of Urology, 159 6, 2126-2128

Lewis A.; Minevich E.; Sheldon C.; Wacksman J. 01-01-1998. Inguinal microsurgical varicocelectomy in the adolescent: Technique and preliminary results Journal of Urology, 159 3, 1022-1024

Brock J.; Broecker B.; Carr M.; Cendron M.; DeJong T.; Diamond D.; Duffy P.; Gearhart J.; Gros D.; Jeffs R.; Khoury A.; Klauber G.; Kramer S.; McLorie G.; Mesrobian H.; Minevich E.; Reddy P.; Rink R.; Silver R.; Snyder H.; Stock J.; Wacksman J. 01-01-1997. Urolithiasis in the exstrophy-epispadias complex Journal of Urology, 158 3 SUPPL., 1322-1326

Bukowski T.; Lewis A.; Minevich E.; Sheldon C.; Wacksman J. 01-01-1997. The infected urachal cyst: Primary excision versus a staged approach Journal of Urology, 157 5, 1869-1872

Lewis A.; Minevich E.; Phipps L.; Sheldon C.; Wacksman J. 01-01-1997. The importance of accurate diagnosis early close followup in patients with suspected multicystic dys Journal of Urology, 158 3 SUPPL., 1301-1304

Lewis A.; Minevich E.; Rousseau M.; Sheldon C.; Wacksman J. 01-01-1997. Pediatric ureteroscopy: Technique and preliminary results Journal of Pediatric Surgery, 32 4, 571-574

Lewis A.G.; Minevich E.; Sheldon C.A.; Stevens P.S.; Wacksman J. 01-01-1997. Role of the antegrade continence enema in the management of the most debilitating childhood rectouro Journal of Urology, 158 3 SUPPL., 1277-1280

Minevich E.; Sheldon C.; Wacksman J. 01-01-1997. A peel away sheath endoscopic technique for difficult pediatric urethral intubation problems Journal of Urology, 157 5, 1880-1881