Nissrine Nakib, MD

Associate Professor
Director of Female Urology and Urodynamics, Department of Urology

Nissrine Nakib

Contact Info

naki0003@umn.edu

Administrative Assistant Name
Traci Trotter

Administrative Phone
612-625-7486

Administrative Email
trott083@umn.edu

Administrative Fax Number
612-626-0428

Additional Locations

Clinic Locations

  • Institute for Prostate and Urologic Cancers
  • MHealth Fairview Maple Grove

Associate Professor
Director of Female Urology and Urodynamics
, Department of Urology


Urologic Surgeon


University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis

University of Minnesota (Urologic Surgery)

Metro Urology, Woodbury, MN (Female Urology, Voiding Dysfunction)


Summary

Nissrine Nakib, MD is the Director of Pelvic Floor Medicine at the University of Minnesota. Dr. Nakib has a busy clinical practice that entails caring for patients with pelvic organ prolapse, incontinence, pelvic pain, recurrent urinary tract infections, as well as those with spinal cord injuries and neurogenic bladders. As lead of the Urology Department’s Quality Control she works hard to establish safety and quality measures in order to ensure patients get the best possible care. Additionally, she conducts clinical and translational research with focus on sacral nerve modulation and other urinary disorder treatments. Education is an integral part of her role at the University and she enjoys teaching residents and medical students about Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstruction through mentoring, didactic sessions, and anatomical training labs. Furthermore, she strives to increase public awareness and educate her patients on urological issues in women. Gender and other equity issues are an important topic to Dr. Nakib and she values her work as the Chair of The Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee for the Urology Department. She is also a member of the American Urological Association North Central Section Committee for Women. Last year she joined The Strategic Communication and Collaboration Action Committee in The Center for Women in Medicine and Science. Dr. Nakib was voted as the Chair of this committee and looks forward to accomplishing great things in her new role.

Expertise

  • Urinary tract infections
  • Interstitial cystitis
  • Hematuria (blood in urine)
  • Kidney stones
  • Neurogenic bladder
  • Urinary incontinence

Research

Publications

Clinical

Specialties

  • Incontinence, Pelvic floor dysfunction, Interstitial cystitis, Pelvic organ prolapse, Recurrent urinary tract infections (UTI), Pelvic pain, Urinary urgency/frequency, Genitourinary cancer

Board Certifications

American Board of Urology