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John Samuel Wiener

Professor of Urology
Box 3831 Med Ctr, Durham, NC 27710
1572C Clin Res II, Durham, NC 27710


As a general pediatric urologist, Dr. Wiener is involved with all aspects of pediatric urology as a clinician and researcher.  His research interests are most focused, however, on the urologic management of neurogenic bladder and spina bifida and the molecular biology involving development of the genitourinary tract and disorders.

Dr. Wiener is the principal investigator at Duke for The National Spina Bifida Patient Registry and Urologic Management of Young Children with Spina Bifida protocol administered by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.  These projects began at Duke in 2011 and 2015, respectively.

Dr. Wiener was previously a project director for the P50 Center for Undiagnosed Pediatric and Urogenital Disorders.

Dr. Wiener has served in national leadership positions in pediatric urology including President of the Society of Fetal Urology, Executive Council of Society for Pediatric Urology, and the Examination Committee of the American Board of Urology.  He is currently on the Board of Directors of the Spina Bifida Association

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Professor of Urology · 2014 - Present Urology, Clinical Science Departments
Professor of Pediatrics · 2015 - Present Pediatrics, Clinical Science Departments

Education, Training & Certifications

Tulane University · 1988 M.D.