Gregory Tasian, MD, MSc, MSCE
Gregory Tasian, MD, MSc, MSCE is a core faculty member in the Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness (CPCE), an attending pediatric urologist at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), and Assistant Professor of Urology in Surgery, at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Tasian is interested in developing systems that integrate advances in urologic knowledge into clinical practice. He has expertise in the surgical and medical management of children with kidney stones and is committed to ensuring that families are fully informed of all treatment options for their child.
Dr. Tasian's research focuses on the epidemiology of nephrolithiasis (kidney stones) among children and adults. He seeks to reduce the risk of stone recurrence by developing interventions to improve adherence to water intake among adolescents with kidney stones. He is also working to identify and validate anatomic biomarkers of chronic kidney disease progression for children with congenital urologic disease.
Contact Dr. Tasian at TasianG@email.chop.edu.