Dr. Cathy K. Naughton, MD, FACS, Urologist
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Dr. Cathy K. Naughton, MD, FACS

Urologist

4/5(28)
2355 Doughterty Ferry Road 310 Saint Louis MO, 63122
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Dr. Cathy Naughton is a urologist practicing in Saint Louis, MO. Dr. Naughton specializes in diseases of the urinary tract and the male reproductive system. This includes areas of the bladder, urethra, kidneys, penis and prostate. Urology is a surgical specialty and requires knowledge in other areas of expertise such as gynecology and internal medicine due to the variety of clinical problems that are involved.

Dr. Naughton is fellowship trained in male infertility and microsurgery. She has expertise in microsurgical vasectomy reversal and varicocele repair.  She has a special interest in male sexual function including treatments for erectile dysfunction, low testosterone, enlarged prostate, and Peyronie's disease (Penile curvature). She has one of the largest experiences in Missouri with Neuromodulation therapy overactive bladder in addition to bladder Botox injections and oral medications. She treats urinary leakage, urinary tract infections, and female sexual dysfunction. 

Dr Naughton is board certified by the American Board of Urology. 

Education and Training

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Bachelor of Science - Biological Life Sciences 1988

State University of New York at Buffalo MD 1993

Board Certification

UrologyAmerican Board of UrologyABU

Provider Details

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Dr. Cathy K. Naughton, MD, FACS
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  • Meet Cathy K. Naughton, MD, FACS

    Dr. Naughton is a board-certified urologist who is in practice with Urology Specialists of St. Luke’s, LLC. She is on staff at St. Luke’s Des Peres Hospital in St. Louis & St. Luke’s Hospital in Chesterfield. Dr. Naughton specializes in male erectile dysfunction, she has received...

Areas of expertise and specialization

General urology - uti, blood in urine, stonesMale infertility and microsurgeryMicro surgical vasectomy reversal and varicocele repairOveractive bladderNeuromodulation, Botox, PTNS for overactive bladderUrethral sling procedure for stress urinary IncontinenceMale erectile dysfunction, Penile prosthesis surgeryPeyronie’s Disease- Xiaflex therapyElevated PSA - prostate biopsyLow testosterone replacementEnlarged prostate- UroLIFT procedureFemale sexual dysfunction

Awards

  • Center of Excellence for Interstim® 2021 Medtronic 
  • Center of Excellence for Urolift® 2021 Teleflex 

Treatments

  • Kidney Stones
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Stress Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection (uti)
  • Varicocele

Professional Memberships

  • American Urological Association  
  • American College of Surgeons  
  • Fellow ofthe American College of Surgeons  

Treatments

  • UroLift, Penile Prosthesis, Sacral Neuromodulation, Bladder Botox Therapy, Percutaneous Tibial Nerve Stimulation, Vasectomy Reversal, Varicocele Repair, Vasectomy

Fellowships

  • The Glickman Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation: Male Infertility and Microsurgery

Awards

  • Center of Excellence for InterStim, Center of Excellence for Urolift

Hobbies / Sports

  • Running marathons, triathlons, practicing Tae Kwon Do (currently a blackbelt), swimming (Masters Swimming, Center of Clayton), and doing Bikram Yoga and Sumits Hot Yoga.

Dr. Cathy K. Naughton, MD, FACS's Practice location

Urology Specialists of St. Luke's, LLC/ Desperes

2355 Doughterty Ferry Road 310 -
Saint Louis, MO 63122
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New patients: 636-683-7830
Fax: 314-590-5971

Urology Specialists of St. Luke's, LLC

226 S WOODS MILL RD STE 52W 52 West -
CHESTERFIELD, MO 63017
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New patients: 636-685-7830, 636-685-7830
Fax: 314-590-5971

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Dr. Cathy K. Naughton, MD, FACS has a rating of 4 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 28 patients. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best Urologist in your area. These reviews do not reflect a providers level of clinical care, but are a compilation of quality indicators such as bedside manner, wait time, staff friendliness, ease of appointment, and knowledge of conditions and treatments.

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Get to know Urologist Dr. Cathy K. Naughton, who serves patients in Missouri.

A well-educated urologist, Dr. Naughton is in practice with Urology Specialists of St. Luke’s, LLC. She is on staff at St. Luke’s Des Peres Hospital in St. Louis & St. Luke’s Hospital in Chesterfield.

Specializing in all the treatment options of male erectile dysfunction, she has received specialized training in minimally invasive penile implant surgery. She also evaluates and treats the female partner to optimize sexual health for the couple. 

Prior to her current endeavours, Dr. Naughton served as an Assistant Professor of Urologic Surgery & as Director of Male Infertility and Microsurgery within the Department of Surgery, Division of Urologic Surgery at the Washington University School of Medicine from 7/1/2001 – 8/31/2006. She then served as Director of the Center for Sexual Health at Metropolitan Urological Specialists, P.C. from 9/1/2006 – 6/30/2020.  She joined Urology Specialist of St. Luke’s on 7/1/2020.  

She has one the largest experiences in Missouri with neuromodulation therapy including Interstim® and Axonics® nerve treatment for overactive bladder. She offers other advanced treatment options for overactive bladder including Botox injections and Percutaneous Tibial Nerve Stimulation (PTNS) in addition to physical therapy and medical management. She also has specialized training with the Urolift System, a minimally invasive procedure for enlarged prostate (BPH).

Dr. Naughton obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Life Sciences from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1988. She then graduated Magna Cum Laude with her medical degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo in 1993. 

Furthering her training, she performed her internship and residency in general surgery, and completed her residency in urology at the Washington University School of Medicine in 1999. She then completed a research fellowship of The American Foundation for Urologic Disease at Washington University School of Medicine in 2000, and a subsequent clinical fellowship in male infertility and microsurgery at the Glickman Urological Institute at The Cleveland Clinic Foundation in 2001.

Licensed to practice medicine in Missouri and Illinois, Dr. Naughton is board-certified in urology by the American Board of Urology (ABU). The mission of the ABU is to act for the benefit of the public by establishing and maintaining standards of certification for urologists, and working with certified urologists to achieve lifelong learning to ensure the delivery of high quality, safe, and ethical urologic care. 

Dr. Naughton is a member of the American Urological Association, the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, the Society for the Study of Male Reproduction, and the Society of Women in Urology (serving as President; 5/2006).  Dr. Naugton was inducted a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS) in 2015.  

Throughout her career, she has published extensively in peer-reviewed journals, including Human Reproduction, the Journal of Endourology, the Journal of Andrology, the Journal of Urology, Urology, and Urologia Intemationalis. In 2008 and 2010, she served on the Editorial Board of the Journal of Andrology and the Journal of Endourology.

Among her citations and consultations, Dr. Naughton serves as a Consultant for Astellas Pharmaceuticals: Vesicare, Myrbetriq (2010 – present), Consultant for Seraphim Life Sciences: Medical Advisor/Consultant for Vasogel (2011), Consultant for St. Louis Women’s Surgery Center Incontinence Institute (2013), and as a Best Doctors Expert Consultant reviewing submitted cases and providing recommendations (2014). 

An authority in her field, she has served as an expert witness, has conducted radio interviews and webcasts, has done television interviews, as well as has taught instructional courses (including lecturing to medical students and serving as an advisor / mentor). She has also conducted numerous presentations and lectures (locally, regionally, and nationally), and has served as an author / editor for multiple books, abstracts, and invited articles. 

Urology, also known as genitourinary surgery, is the branch of medicine that focuses on surgical and medical diseases of the male and female urinary-tract system and the male reproductive organs. Urologists specialize in diseases of the urinary tract and the male reproductive system. Patients may be referred to a urologist if their physician suspects they may need treatment for a condition relating to the bladder, prostate, urethra, testicles, penis, ureters, kidneys, and adrenal glands. 

An avid promoter of plant-based whole foods nutrition and lifestyle changes for general health and weight loss/maintenance, Dr. Naughton was voted by her peers as one of “St. Louis’ Best Doctors of America” for 10 consecutive years (2006-2016) as featured in St. Louis Magazine. She was also awarded the Patients’ Choice Award (2014, 2012, 2011, 2010), On-Time Doctor Award (2016, 2015, 2014, 2009), and Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015, 2012, 2010).

Among her other most notable achievements include National Kidney Foundation Research Fellowship, St. Louis, MO. 1996-97; AUA Summer Research Conference: Molecular Biology of Male Reproduction, invited as junior investigator, Houston, TX, August 8-10, 1997; Finalist in Resident Essay Competition at 77th Annual Meeting of South Central Section of AUA, Cancun Mexico, Podium Presentation 1/1999; St. Louis Urological Society Justin J. Cordonnier Presentation Contest – 2nd Place, 5/99; The Pfizer Scholarship in Urology Award, 1998; Elisabeth Pickett Research Award, Society of Women in Urology, 1999-2000; The American Foundation for Urologic Disease (AFUD) Research Award Scholar, 1999-2000; The Pfizer Scholarship in Urology Award, 1999; Posters-On-Disk Project, selection for Top 130 posters accepted for presentation at 95th AUA Annual Meeting, 5/2000; Society for Male Reproduction and Urology (SMRU) Travel Award to 56th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM), October, 2000; American College of Surgeons Faculty Research Fellowship, Washington University, St. Louis, MO, 7/2001-7/2003; Society for the Study of Male Reproduction (SSMR) Traveling Fellowship Award to 96th Annual AUA Meeting, June 1-7, 2001; and Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Early Career Women Faculty Professional Development Seminar, Washington DC, July 8-12, 2006. 

On a more personal note, Dr. Naughton’s special interests include running marathons and triathlons, practicing Tae Kwon Do – Began (currently a black belt), swimming (Masters Swimming, Center of Clayton), and doing Bikram Yoga and Sumits Hot Yoga.

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