Toby C Chai, MD

Professor of Urology and of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences; Vice Chair of Research, Department of Urology; Co-Director, Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery Program

Research Interests

Urinary Incontinence; Clinical Trial; Patch-Clamp Techniques; Urothelium

Research Organizations


Cancer Center: Signal Transduction

Urogynecology & Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery

Office of Cooperative Research

Research Summary

Dr. Chai's area of research interests include study of causes and treatment for urinary incontinence (UI, involuntary loss of urine). He has both laboratory and human research experience in studying UI. His laboratory has been studying bladder urothelial biology and how the urothelium regulates bladder function.

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Contact Info

Toby C Chai, MD
Patient Care Locations
Prostate and Urologic Cancers ProgramSmilow Cancer Hospital at Yale - New Haven
35 Park Street, Ste 4th floor

New Haven, CT 06511
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Orchard Medical CenterOrchard Medical Center
330 Orchard Street, Ste 116

New Haven, CT 06511
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Mailing Address
PO Box 208058
New Haven, CT 06520-8058

Curriculum Vitae

Scanning EM of apical urothelial

Apical urothelial cells seen from the luminal side.