Nicol Bush, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Department: Urology

Biography

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Nicol Corbin Bush, M.D., joined the faculty as an Assistant Professor in Urology in the Division of Pediatric Urology in 2009. A Dallas native, Dr. Bush obtained a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry from the University of Dallas, attended medical school at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, and spent six years in urologic surgical training at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago. In addition to a pediatric urology fellowship at Children’s Medical Center Dallas, she has trained with the Urologic Oncology Branch of the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda and the Department of Clinical Sciences at UT Southwestern, obtaining her Masters in Clinical Science in 2012.

Dr. Bush treats patients with a wide spectrum of pediatric urologic disorders. Her clinical and research interests include birth defects such as hypospadias, undescended testes, and prenatal hydronephrosis, as well as the roles of urinary tract infection and vesicoureteral reflux upon renal scarring. Dr. Bush is highly committed to optimizing outcomes in patients undergoing urological surgeries, including both functional and cosmetic outcomes in patients who have had penile or scrotal reconstruction as well as renal outcomes in patients with reflux or recurrent urinary tract infections.

Dr. Bush lives in Dallas and is the mother of four children.

Education

Undergraduate University of Dallas (1997), Biochemistry
Medical School University of Texas at San Antonio (2001), Medicine
Graduate School Univ of Texas Southwestern Med (2012), Clincal Sciences

Research Interests

  • Congenital Urological Abnormalities
  • Hypospadias and Penile Abnormalities
  • Prenatal Hydronephrosis
  • Reconstructive Urologic Surgery & Self Esteem issues
  • Renal Scarring/Vesicoureteral Reflux

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Honors/Awards

  • Leadership Emerging in Academic Departments (LEAD)
    Program Participant (2014-2015)
  • Clinical Research Prize Finalist, Pediatric Urology Fall Congress Annual Meeting, Las Vegas
    (2013)
  • Best Reviewer 2011 Award, The Journal of Urology
    (2012)
  • Clinical Research Prize Finalist, American Academy of Pediatrics Section of Urology Annual Meeting, New Orleans
    (2012)
  • Clinical Research Prize Finalist, American Academy of Pediatrics Section of Urology Annual Meeting, Boston
    (2011)
  • Clinical Research Scholar, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
    (2009-2012)
  • Best of Session Poster Presentation, American Urological Association Annual Meeting, Orlando
    (2008)
  • Bipin Bhayani Urologic Research Award, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago
    (2007)
  • Charles Huggins Resident Essay Contest, Chicago Urological Society
    (2007)
  • Leander Riba Urology Award for Compassionate Care, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago
    (2007)
  • Bipin Bhayani Urologic Research Award, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago
    (2006)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
    (2001)
  • American Foundation for Urologic Disease/American Urological Association Summer Scholar Fellow
    (2000)
  • Medical Alumni Scholarship, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
    (1999)
  • Phi Beta Kappa Academic Honor Society
    (1997)
  • Southwestern Bell Foundation Merit Scholar
    (1994-1997)
  • Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader
    (1993-1995)
  • Women as Leaders National Conference Delegate, Texas Representative
    (1993)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Society of Fetal Urology (2012)
  • Society of Pediatric Urology (2012)
  • American Association of Pediatric Urologists (2011)
  • International Society for Hypospadias and DSD (2011)
  • American Urological Association (2010)
  • Society of Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgeons (2010)
  • South Central Section of the American Urological Association (2010)
  • Dallas County Medical Society/Texas Medical Association (2009)
  • Pediatric Society of Greater Dallas (2009)
  • Society of Women in Urology Inc. (2009)