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Jonathan Scott Ellison MD

Associate Professor

Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Department: Urologic Surgery
Division: Pediatric Urology
Program: Pediatrics

Member of the Center for Advancing Population Science (CAPS)


Publications (59)

  • Comparative effectiveness of paediatric kidney stone surgery (the PKIDS trial): study protocol for a patient-centred pragmatic clinical trial. (Ellison JS, Lorenzo M, Beck H, Beck R, Chu DI, Forrest C, Huang J, Kratchman A, Kurth A, Kurth L, Kurtz M, Lendvay T, Sturm R, Tasian G, Pediatric KIDney Stone Care Improvement Network) BMJ Open 2022 04 05;12(4):e056789 PMID: 35383073 PMCID: PMC8983998 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85127655766 04/07/2022    
  • Risk factors for subsequent stone events in pediatric nephrolithiasis: A multi-institutional analysis. (Medairos R, Paloian NJ, Pan A, Moyer A, Ellison JS) J Pediatr Urol 2022 02;18(1):26.e1-26.e9 PMID: 34980558 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85122138431 01/05/2022    
  • Laser access and utilization preferences for pediatric ureteroscopy: A survey of the Societies of Pediatric Urology. (Yong R, Tasian GE, Kraft KH, Roberts WW, Maxwell A, Ellison JS) Can Urol Assoc J 2022 Mar;16(3):E155-E160 PMID: 34672934 PMCID: PMC8923890 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85118798295 10/22/2021    
  • Early-Onset Kidney Stone Disease-Consequences and Opportunities. (Tasian GE, Denburg MR, Ellison JS) JAMA Pediatr 2021 12 01;175(12):1203-1204 PMID: 34491264 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85114509527 09/08/2021    
  • Measuring patient-centered outcomes: The need to move beyond quality of life (Tasian GE, Ellison JS) Journal of Pediatric Urology August 2021;17(4):444 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85104681977 08/01/2021    
  • Beyond morbidity and mortality: Measuring processes and procedure specifics in the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program Pediatric (NSQIPP) (Finkelstein JB, Berrondo C, Prasad MM, Ellison JS) Journal of Pediatric Urology June 2021;17(3):426-429 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85103934739 06/01/2021    
  • Measuring patient-centered outcomes: The need to move beyond quality of life. (Tasian GE, Ellison JS) J Pediatr Urol 2021 08;17(4):444 PMID: 33893039 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85104681977 04/25/2021    
  • Beyond morbidity and mortality: Measuring processes and procedure specifics in the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program Pediatric (NSQIPP). (Finkelstein JB, Berrondo C, Prasad MM, Ellison JS, Pediatric Urology Surgical Advisory Council of NSQIPP) J Pediatr Urol 2021 06;17(3):426-429 PMID: 33836967 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85103934739 04/11/2021    
  • Editorial Comment. (Ellison JS) J Urol 2021 06;205(6):1797 PMID: 33792352 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85106144077 04/02/2021    
  • Discharge Opioid Prescription Patterns After Kidney Cancer Surgery. (Okoro C, Holt S, Ellison JS, Raskolnikov D, Gore JL) Urology 2021 07;153:228-235 PMID: 33561469 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85104092715 02/10/2021       1 Citation
  • Reply by Authors. (Johnson EK, Chalmers DJ, Nelson CP, Li I, Iwaniuk M, Grant C, Byrd C, Rangel SJ, Saito JM, Barnhart DC, Hall BL, Vemulakonda VM, Groth TW, Ellison JS, Janzen NK, Hittelman AB, DiCarlo HN, Merguerian PA, Tanaka ST, Prasad MM) J Urol 2021 04;205(4):1198 PMID: 33502262 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85102724380 01/28/2021    
  • The Surgical Improvement Cycle: Improving Surgical Outcomes through Partnerships and Rigor. (Tasian GE, Ellison JS, Pediatric KIDney Stone (PKIDS) Care Improvement Network) J Urol 2021 Jun;205(6):1554-1556 PMID: 33502238 PMCID: PMC8832070 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85106144295 01/28/2021       3 Citations
  • Antireflux Surgery at National Surgical Quality Improvement Program-Pediatric Hospitals. (Johnson EK, Chalmers DJ, Nelson CP, Li I, Iwaniuk M, Grant C, Byrd C, Rangel SJ, Saito JM, Barnhart DC, Hall BL, Vemulakonda VM, Groth TW, Ellison JS, Janzen NK, Hittelman AB, DiCarlo HN, Merguerian PA, Tanaka ST, Prasad MM) J Urol 2021 04;205(4):1189-1198 PMID: 33207139 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85102723223 11/19/2020       1 Citation
  • A simulated model for fluid and tissue heating during pediatric laser lithotripsy. (Ellison JS, MacConaghy B, Hall TL, Roberts WW, Maxwell AD) J Pediatr Urol 2020 Oct;16(5):626.e1-626.e8 PMID: 32768343 PMCID: PMC7686138 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85089108876 08/10/2020       4 Citations
  • A survey and panel discussion of the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on paediatric urological productivity, guideline adherence and provider stress. (O'Kelly F, Sparks S, Seideman C, Gargollo P, Granberg C, Ko J, Malhotra N, Hecht S, Swords K, Rowe C, Whittam B, Spinoit AF, Dudley A, Ellison J, Chu D, Routh J, Cannon G, Kokorowski P, Koyle M, Silay MS, APAUC (Academic Paediatric and Adolescent Urology Collaborative) and the YAU (Young Academic Urologists) Group) J Pediatr Urol 2020 08;16(4):492.e1-492.e9 PMID: 32680626 PMCID: PMC7334656 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85087977251 07/19/2020       3 Citations
  • The Impact of Sex and Gender on Clinical Care and Research Design in Nephrolithiasis. (Ellison JS, Tasian GE) Urology 2021 05;151:54-57 PMID: 32387245 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85084743044 05/11/2020       1 Citation
  • Editorial Comment. (Ellison JS) J Urol 2020 05;203(5):1016 PMID: 31985333 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85105836273 01/28/2020    
  • A clinical pathway to minimize computed tomography for suspected nephrolithiasis in children. (Ellison JS, Crowell CS, Clifton H, Whitlock K, Haaland W, Chen T, Merguerian P, Migita R, Vora SB) J Pediatr Urol 2019 Oct;15(5):518.e1-518.e7 PMID: 31326330 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85068960541 07/22/2019       3 Citations
  • Extracorporeal shock wave lithotripsy versus ureteroscopy for management of pediatric nephrolithiasis in upper urinary tract stones: multi-institutional outcomes of efficacy and morbidity. (Marchetti KA, Lee T, Raja N, Corona L, Kraft KH, Wan J, Ellison JS) J Pediatr Urol 2019 Oct;15(5):516.e1-516.e8 PMID: 31326329 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85068963749 07/22/2019       5 Citations
  • A Societies for Pediatric Urology survey of opioid prescribing practices after ambulatory pediatric urology procedures. (Ahn JJ, Ellison JS, Merguerian PA) J Pediatr Urol 2019 Oct;15(5):451-456 PMID: 31160172 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85066309092 06/05/2019       10 Citations
  • Editorial Comment. (Ellison JS) J Urol 2019 05;201(5):1010-1011 PMID: 30821585 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85065111272 03/02/2019    
  • Editorial Comment. (Ellison JS) J Urol 2019 03;201(3):613 PMID: 30759708 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85061565385 02/15/2019    
  • Pediatric blunt renal trauma practice management guidelines: Collaboration between the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma and the Pediatric Trauma Society. (Hagedorn JC, Fox N, Ellison JS, Russell R, Witt CE, Zeller K, Ferrada P, Draus JM Jr) J Trauma Acute Care Surg 2019 05;86(5):916-925 PMID: 30741880 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85065074404 02/12/2019       16 Citations
  • Postoperative Imaging Patterns of Pediatric Nephrolithiasis: Opportunities for Improvement. (Ellison JS, Merguerian PA, Fu BC, Holt SK, Lendvay TS, Shnorhavorian M) J Urol 2019 04;201(4):794-801 PMID: 30316895 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85064326613 10/15/2018       1 Citation
  • Laparoscopic heminephrectomy for duplex system: observed difference in outcomes between upper and lower pole resections. (Roberts CK, Ellison JS, Aboumarzouk O, Abd-Alazeez M, Keeley FX Jr) Can J Urol 2018 10;25(5):9503-9508 PMID: 30281008 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85054368603 10/04/2018       2 Citations
  • Commentary to "Improving surgical training by identifying the most common feedback trainees require for index cases". (Ellison JS) J Pediatr Urol 2018 12;14(6):584 PMID: 30197203 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85052957831 09/11/2018    
  • Recent Advances in the Evaluation, Medical, and Surgical Management of Pediatric Nephrolithiasis (Ellison JS, Yonekawa K) Current Pediatrics Reports September 2018;6(3):198-208 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85064435994 09/01/2018       3 Citations
  • Neonatal Circumcision and Urinary Tract Infections in Infants With Hydronephrosis. (Ellison JS, Dy GW, Fu BC, Holt SK, Gore JL, Merguerian PA) Pediatrics 2018 07;142(1) PMID: 29880703 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85049573909 06/09/2018       17 Citations
  • Follow-up imaging after acute evaluations for pediatric nephrolithiasis: Trends from a National database. (Ellison JS, Merguerian PA, Fu BC, Holt SK, Lendvay TS, Gore JL, Shnorhavorian M) J Pediatr Urol 2018 12;14(6):525-531 PMID: 29866410 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85047828799 06/06/2018       4 Citations
  • The Value of a Urology Consult. (Ellison JS) J Urol 2018 07;200(1):46-47 PMID: 29673792 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85047223314 04/21/2018       2 Citations
  • Editorial Comment. (Ellison JS) J Urol 2018 Mar 26 PMID: 29596807 03/30/2018    
  • Risk factors for repeat surgical intervention in pediatric nephrolithiasis: A Pediatric Health Information System database study. (Ellison JS, Shnorhavorian M, Oron A, Kieran K, Lendvay TS, Merguerian PA) J Pediatr Urol 2018 06;14(3):245.e1-245.e6 PMID: 29580730 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85044282760 03/28/2018       8 Citations
  • Prospective multicenter study on robot-assisted laparoscopic extravesical ureteral reimplantation (RALUR-EV): Outcomes and complications. (Boysen WR, Akhavan A, Ko J, Ellison JS, Lendvay TS, Huang J, Garcia-Roig M, Kirsch A, Koh CJ, Schulte M, Noh P, Monn MF, Whittam B, Kawal T, Shukla A, Srinivasan A, Gundeti MS) J Pediatr Urol 2018 06;14(3):262.e1-262.e6 PMID: 29503220 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85042559159 03/06/2018       29 Citations
  • Comparative effectiveness of a pilot patient-centered ultrasound report in the management of hydronephrosis. (Dy GW, Gore JL, Muncey WW, Ellison JS, Merguerian PA) J Pediatr Urol 2018 02;14(1):57.e1-57.e7 PMID: 29054388 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85031661758 10/22/2017       4 Citations
  • Patient-Reported Outcomes in Nephrolithiasis: Can We Do Better? (Ellison JS, Williams M, Keeley FX Jr) J Endourol 2018 01;32(1):10-20 PMID: 29037089 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85040914835 10/19/2017       10 Citations
  • Update on Urinary Stones in Children: Current and Future Concepts in Surgical Treatment and Shockwave Lithotripsy. (Silay MS, Ellison JS, Tailly T, Caione P) Eur Urol Focus 2017 04;3(2-3):164-171 PMID: 28802643 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85027236602 08/15/2017       15 Citations
  • Analyte variations in consecutive 24-hour urine collections in children. (Ellison JS, Hollingsworth JM, Langman CB, Asplin JR, Schwaderer AL, Yan P, Bierlein M, Barraza MA, Defoor WR, Figueroa TE, Jackson EC, Jayanthi VR, Johnson EK, Joseph DB, Shnorhavorian M) J Pediatr Urol 2017 Dec;13(6):632.e1-632.e7 PMID: 28739373 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85025144820 07/26/2017       8 Citations
  • Response to "Commentary re. Utilization of medical expulsive therapy in children: An assessment of nationwide practice patterns and outcomes". (Ellison JS) J Pediatr Urol 2017 10;13(5):546 PMID: 28595970 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85020212554 06/10/2017       3 Citations
  • Long-term fate of the upper tracts following complete primary repair of bladder exstrophy. (Ellison JS, Ahn J, Shnorhavorian M, Grady R, Merguerian PA) J Pediatr Urol 2017 Aug;13(4):394.e1-394.e6 PMID: 28592391 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85020124089 06/09/2017       6 Citations
  • Variable Resource Utilization in the Prenatal and Postnatal Management of Isolated Hydronephrosis. (Dy GW, Ellison JS, Fu BC, Holt SK, Gore JL, Merguerian PA) Urology 2017 Oct;108:155-160 PMID: 28583878 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85026726189 06/07/2017       3 Citations
  • Use of medical expulsive therapy in children: An assessment of nationwide practice patterns and outcomes. (Ellison JS, Merguerian PA, Fu BC, Holt SK, Lendvay TS, Gore JL, Shnorhavorian M) J Pediatr Urol 2017 Oct;13(5):509.e1-509.e7 PMID: 28483465 PMCID: PMC5947996 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85018276127 05/10/2017       11 Citations
  • Robot-assisted ureteroureterostomy in pediatric patients: current perspectives. (Ellison JS, Lendvay TS) Robot Surg 2017;4:45-55 PMID: 30697563 PMCID: PMC6193430 04/24/2017    
  • Multi-Institutional Review of Outcomes and Complications of Robot-Assisted Laparoscopic Extravesical Ureteral Reimplantation for Treatment of Primary Vesicoureteral Reflux in Children. (Boysen WR, Ellison JS, Kim C, Koh CJ, Noh P, Whittam B, Palmer B, Shukla A, Kirsch A, Gundeti MS) J Urol 2017 06;197(6):1555-1561 PMID: 28130103 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85018727524 01/29/2017       33 Citations
  • Pediatric Robot-assisted Redo Pyeloplasty With Buccal Mucosa Graft: A Novel Technique. (Ahn JJ, Shapiro ME, Ellison JS, Lendvay TS) Urology 2017 Mar;101:56-59 PMID: 28039051 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85011282418 01/01/2017       7 Citations
  • Editorial Comment. (Ellison JS) J Urol 2017 01;197(1):251-252 PMID: 27668711 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-85003422197 09/27/2016    
  • Response to commentary re 'A critical appraisal of continence in bladder exstrophy: Long-term outcomes of the complete primary repair'. (Scott Ellison J) J Pediatr Urol 2016 Oct;12(5):314 PMID: 27498286 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84994259867 08/09/2016    
  • Robot-Assisted Laparoscopic Excision of Ureteral and Ureteropelvic Junction Fibroepithelial Polyps in Children. (Osbun N, Ellison JS, Lendvay TS) J Endourol 2016 08;30(8):896-900 PMID: 27279495 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84979998276 06/10/2016       8 Citations
  • A critical appraisal of continence in bladder exstrophy: Long-term outcomes of the complete primary repair. (Ellison JS, Shnorhavorian M, Willihnganz-Lawson K, Grady R, Merguerian PA) J Pediatr Urol 2016 Aug;12(4):205.e1-7 PMID: 27267990 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84971614186 06/09/2016       20 Citations
  • Impact of concomitant hernia repair at the time of complete primary repair of bladder exstrophy. (Ellison JS, Shnorhavorian M, Merguerian PA, Grady R) J Pediatr Urol 2016 Aug;12(4):211.e1-5 PMID: 27264049 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84971668115 06/07/2016       4 Citations
  • Current Trends, Evaluation, and Management of Pediatric Nephrolithiasis. (Hernandez JD, Ellison JS, Lendvay TS) JAMA Pediatr 2015 Oct;169(10):964-70 PMID: 26302045 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84943380463 08/25/2015       63 Citations
  • Partial nephrectomy (Ellison JS, Park JM) Pediatric Urology: Surgical Complications and Management: Second Edition 24 April 2015:69-75 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84975920789 04/24/2015    
  • Underuse of 24-hour urine collection among children with incident urinary stones: a quality-of-care concern? (Ellison JS, Kaufman SR, Kraft KH, Wolf JS Jr, Hollenbeck BK, Hollingsworth JM) Urology 2014 Aug;84(2):457-61 PMID: 24958480 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84905092827 06/25/2014       11 Citations
  • Tumor enucleation vs sharp excision in minimally invasive partial nephrectomy: technical benefit without impact on functional or oncologic outcomes. (Mukkamala A, Allam CL, Ellison JS, Hafez KS, Miller DC, Montgomery JS, Weizer AZ, Wolf JS Jr) Urology 2014 Jun;83(6):1294-9 PMID: 24713137 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84901627644 04/10/2014       43 Citations
  • Early postoperative urinary and sexual function predicts functional recovery 1 year after prostatectomy. (Ellison JS, He C, Wood DP) J Urol 2013 Oct;190(4):1233-8 PMID: 23608677 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84883806223 04/24/2013       5 Citations
  • The distal left Malone antegrade continence enema--is it better? (Ellison JS, Haraway AN, Park JM) J Urol 2013 Oct;190(4 Suppl):1529-33 PMID: 23376708 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84883812965 02/05/2013       10 Citations
  • Association of RENAL nephrometry score with outcomes of minimally invasive partial nephrectomy. (Ellison JS, Montgomery JS, Hafez KS, Miller DC, He C, Wolf JS Jr, Weizer AZ) Int J Urol 2013 Jun;20(6):564-70 PMID: 23126585 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84878654524 11/07/2012       44 Citations
  • Stratification of postprostatectomy urinary function using expanded prostate cancer index composite. (Ellison JS, He C, Wood DP) Urology 2013 Jan;81(1):56-60 PMID: 23122544 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84871962839 11/06/2012       19 Citations
  • A matched comparison of perioperative outcomes of a single laparoscopic surgeon versus a multisurgeon robot-assisted cohort for partial nephrectomy. (Ellison JS, Montgomery JS, Wolf JS Jr, Hafez KS, Miller DC, Weizer AZ) J Urol 2012 Jul;188(1):45-50 PMID: 22578725 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-84862146298 05/15/2012       56 Citations
  • Voiding cystography practices and preferences of North American pediatric urologists. (Ellison JS, Maxfield CM, Wiener JS) J Urol 2009 Jul;182(1):299-304; discussion 304-5 PMID: 19450821 SCOPUS ID: 2-s2.0-67349180660 05/20/2009       15 Citations
  • Last update: 05/10/2022