“Even in patients that have only been single-stone formers, especially those that have required surgical stone removal, we believe that medical prevention is warranted to prevent recurrent stones,” says Glenn M. Preminger, MD.
In this video, Glenn M. Preminger, MD, assesses the challenges and methods involved in stone prevention. Preminger is presenting the John K. Lattimer Lecture, "Kidney stones: Is prevention possible?" at the 2021 American Urological Association annual meeting. Preminger is a urologist and professor of surgery at Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina.