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Robert J. Stratta, M.D.

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Robert J. Stratta, M.D.

Robert J. Stratta, M.D.

Professor, Surgical Sciences-Transplant

WF Ctr Diabetes Obesity Metabl

Institute for Regenerative Medicine

Urology

Physician Rating

4.8 out of 5

49 Ratings
18 Comments
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Contact Information

  • New Patient Appointments:

    336-716-WAKE

  • Returning Patient Appointments:

    336-716-0548

  • Department: 336-716-0548

  • Fax: 336-713-5055

  • E-mail:

    rstratta@wakehealth.edu

  • NPI: 1346226966

Clinical Interests

  • Dialysis Access, Kidney Transplantation, Pancreas Transplantation, Transplant Immunology, Organ Preservation and Procurement, Transplant Immunosuppression, General Surgery, Transplant Surgery

Education & Training

  • B.S.

    1976 - University of Notre Dame

  • M.D.

    1980 - University of Chicago

  • Internship

    1981 - University of Utah

  • Residency

    1986 - Univ. of Utah College of Med

  • Fellowship

    1988 - University of Wisconsin-Madiso

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery Surgery

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Research Contact Information

Research Interests

  • Kidney Transplantation, Pancreas Transplantation, Tissue Donors, Graft Rejection, Immunosuppressive Agents

Recent Publications

  • Experience with alemtuzumab induction with tacrolimus/mycophenolate +/- steroids in simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplant (SPKT) recipients with portal-enteric (P-E) drainage [abstract] Harriman D, Farney A, Rogers J, Orlando G, El-Hennawy H, Khan M, Reeves-Daniel A, Palanisamy A, Gautreaux M, Doares W, Kaczmorski S, Stratta R.. Am J Transplant. 2018;18(Suppl 2):98.
  • Does prolonged cold ischemia affect outcomes in donation after cardio-circulatory death (DCD) kidney transplants? [abstract] Harriman D, Rogers J, Khan M, Farney A, Orlando G, Reeves-Daniel A, Palanisamy A, Gautreaux M, Doares W, Kaczmorski S, Stratta R.. Am J Transplant. 2018;18(Suppl 2):39.
  • Is prolonged cold ischemia a contraindication to using kidneys from acute kidney injury donors? Orlando G, Khan MA, El-Hennawy H, Farney AC, Rogers J, Reeves-Daniel A, Gautreaux MD, Doares W, Kaczmorski S, Stratta RJ.. Clin Transplant. 2018;32(3):e13185.
  • Eversion endarterectomy of the deceased donor renal artery to prevent kidney discard Khan MA, El-Hennawy H, Jones KC, Harriman D, Farney AC, Rogers J, Orlando G, Stratta RJ.. Clin Transplant. 2018;32(6):e13275.
  • Long-term follow-up of pediatric kidney recipients who received alemtuzumab induction [abstract] Harriman D, Chen A, Rogers J, Stratta R, Orlando G, South A, Lin JJ, Farney A.. Am J Transplant. 2018;18(Suppl 4):702.
  • Experience with alemtuzumab induction with tacrolimus/mycophenolate plus /- steroids in simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplant recipients with portal-enteric drainage [abstract] Harriman D, Farney A, Rogers J, Orlando G, Reeves-Daniel A, Gautreaux M, Doares W, Kaczmorski S, Stratta R.. Am J Transplant. 2018;18(Suppl 4):596.
  • High kidney donor profile index (KDPI) donor kidneys: use them, don't lose them! [abstract] Harriman D, Farney A, Rogers J, Orlando G, Reeves-Daniel A, Gautreaux M, Doares W, Kaczmorski S, Stratta R.. Am J Transplant. 2018;18(Suppl 4):930.
  • Does pre-operative angiographic kidney embolization decrease complications in allograft nephrectomy? [abstract] Harriman D, Mujumdar V, Farney A, Rogers J, Orlando G, Reeves-Daniel A, Stratta R.. Am J Transplant. 2018;18(Suppl 4):911.
  • Does prolonged cold ischemia affect outcomes in donation after cardiac death kidney transplants? [abstract] Harriman D, Rogers J, Farney A, Orlando G, Reeves-Daniel A, Gautreaux M, Doares W, Kaczmorski S, Stratta R.. Am J Transplant. 2018;18(Suppl 4):661.
  • Should kidneys from donation after cardiac death expanded criteria donors be transplanted? [abstract] Harriman D, Rogers J, Farney A, Orlando G, Reeves-Daniel A, Gautreaux M, Doares W, Kaczmorski S, Stratta R.. Am J Transplant. 2018;18(Suppl 4):667-668.
  • DonorNet and biases in decision-making: an organ offer simulation study [abstract] Stewart D, Lindemans J, Schold J, McGehee H, Kessler J, Sullivan C, Turner M, Mekeel K, Berg C, Stratta R, Formica R, Ratner L, Klassen D, Shepard B.. Am J Transplant. 2018;18(Suppl 4):661.
  • QPI-1002, a siRNA targeting p53: improvement in outcomes following acute kidney injury (AKI): cardiac surgery to AKI donors [abstract] Tchervenkov J, Squiers E, Stratta R, Odenheimer D, Rothenstein D.. Am J Transplant. 2018;18(Suppl 4):323-324.
  • Transplant center volume and the risk of pancreas allograft failure Alhamad T, Malone AF, Brennan DC, Stratta RJ, Chang SH, Wellen JR, Horwedel TA, Lentine KL.. Transplantation. 2017;101(11):2757-2764.
  • Should ECD kidneys be used in retransplantation? [abstract] Alradawna B, Khan M, Farney A, Rogers J, Orlando G, Stratta R.. Am J Transplant. 2017;17(Suppl 2):51.
  • Severe intellectual disability is not a contraindication to kidney transplantation in children Chen A, Farney A, Russell GB, Nicolotti L, Stratta R, Rogers J, Lin JJ.. Pediatr Transplant. 2017;21(3):e12887.
  • Lack of utility of KDPI in dual kidneys from donors at the extremes of age [abstract] McCullough MA, Khan M, Alradawna B, Farney A, Rogers J, Orlando G, Stratta R.. Am J Transplant. 2017;17(Suppl 2):47.
  • Analysis of local versus imported expanded criteria donor kidneys: a single-center experience with 497 ECD kidney transplants Khan MA, El-Hennawy H, Farney AC, Rogers J, Orlando G, Reeves-Daniel A, Palanisamy A, Gautreaux M, Iskandar S, Doares W, Kaczmorski S, Stratta RJ.. Clin Transplant. 2017;31(8):e13029.
  • Simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplantation and center volume: bigger is not necessarily better [abstract] Alhamad T, Malone A, Brennan D, Stratta R, Wellen J, Lentine K.. Am J Transplant. 2017;17(Suppl 3):685.
  • Lack of utility of KDPI in dual kidneys from donors at the extremes of age [abstract] Felts D, Khan M, Alradawna B, Farney A, Rogers J, Orlando G, Reeves-Daniel A, Palanisamy A, Doares W, Kaczmorski S, Stratta J.. Am J Transplant. 2017;17(Suppl 3):443-444.
  • Kidney re-transplantation (KRTx) from donation after cardiocirculatory death (DCD)-standard criteria donors (SCD) [abstract] Khan M, Alradawna B, Farney A, Rogers J, Orlando G, Reeves-Daniel A, Palanisamy A, Gautreaux M, Doares W, Kaczmorsky S, Stratta R.. Am J Transplant. 2017;17(Suppl 3):625.
  • AKI and DCD kidneys as a research platform for kidney regeneration and repair: bridging regenerative medicine to organ transplantation [abstract] Orlando G, Danger R, Okut H, Bussolati B, Edgar L, Gall E, Tamburrini R, Farney A, Rogers J, Stratta R, Brouard S, Walker S, Bergman C.. Transpl Int. 2017;30(Suppl 2):555.
  • Kidney transplantation, bioengineering and regeneration: an originally immunology-based discipline destined to transition towards ad hoc organ manufacturing and repair Rogers J, Katari R, Gifford S, Tamburrini R, Edgar L, Voigt MR, Murphy SV, Igel D, Mancone S, Callese T, Colucci N, Mirzazadeh M, Peloso A, Zambon JP, Farney AC, Stratta RJ, Orlando G.. Expert Rev Clin Immunol. 2016;12(2):169-182.
  • The human pancreas as a source of protolerogenic extracellular matrix scaffold for a new-generation bioartificial endocrine pancreas Peloso A, Urbani L, Cravedi P, Katari R, Maghsoudlou P, Fallas ME, Sordi V, Citro A, Purroy C, Niu G, McQuilling JP, Sittadjody S, Farney AC, Iskandar SS, Zambon JP, Rogers J, Stratta RJ, Opara EC, Piemonti L, Furdui CM, Soker S, De Coppi P, Orlando G.. Ann Surg. 2016;264(1):169-179.
  • APOL1 genotype and kidney transplantation outcomes from deceased African American donors Freedman BI, Pastan SO, Israni AK, Schladt D, Julian BA, Gautreaux MD, Hauptfeld V, Bray RA, Gebel HM, Kirk AD, Gaston RS, Rogers J, Farney AC, Orlando G, Stratta RJ, Mohan S, Ma L, Langefeld CD, Bowden DW, Hicks PJ, Palmer ND,.. Transplantation. 2016;100(1):194-202.
  • Is prolonged cold ischemia a contraindication to using kidneys from acute kidney injury donors? [abstract] Carrier A, Kahn MA, El-Hennawy H, Farney A, Rogers J, Orlando G, Stratta R.. Am J Transplant. 2016;16(Suppl 1):43.
  • Eversion endarterectomy of the deceased donor renal artery to prevent kidney discard [abstract] Jones K, Khan A, El-Hennawy H, Farney A, Rogers J, Orlando G, Stratta R.. Am J Transplant. 2016;16(Suppl 1):44.
  • Differential effect of delayed graft function on kidney transplant outcomes [abstract] Khan M, El-Hennawy H, Farney A, Rogers J, Orlando G, Brim E, Hairston G, Mangus M, Stratta R.. Am J Transplant. 2016;16(Suppl 1):53.
  • Analysis of local versus imported expanded criteria donor (ECD) kidneys: a single center experience with 497 ECD kidney transplants [abstract] Khan M, El-Hennawy H, Rogers J, Farney A, Orlando G, Palanisamy A, Reeves-Daniel A, Stratta R.. Am J Transplant. 2016;16(Suppl 1):54.
  • Dual kidney transplants from adult marginal donors successfully expand the limited deceased donor organ pool Stratta RJ, Farney AC, Orlando G, Farooq U, Al-Shraideh Y, Palanisamy A, Reeves-Daniel A, Doares W, Kaczmorski S, Gautreaux MD, Iskandar SS, Hairston G, Brim E, Mangus M, El-Hennawy H, Khan M, Rogers J.. Clin Transplant. 2016;30(4):380-392.
  • Single vs dual (en bloc) kidney transplants from donors less than or equal to 5 years of age: a single center experience Al-Shraideh Y, Farooq U, El-Hennawy H, Farney AC, Palanisamy A, Rogers J, Orlando G, Khan M, Reeves-Daniel A, Doares W, Kaczmorski S, Gautreaux MD, Iskandar SS, Hairston G, Brim E, Mangus M, Stratta RJ.. World J Transplant. 2016;6(1):239-248.
  • Pancreas transplantation: a decade of decline Stratta RJ, Fridell JA, Gruessner AC, Odorico JS, Gruessner RW.. Curr Opin Organ Transplant. 2016;21(4):386-392.
  • Pancreas transplantation: an alarming crisis in confidence Stratta RJ, Gruessner AC, Odorico JS, Fridell JA, Gruessner RW.. Am J Transplant. 2016;16(9):2556-2562.
  • The future of pancreas transplantation: 'ain't what it used to be' [editorial] Stratta RJ.. Curr Opin Organ Transplant. 2016;21(4):375-376.
  • Exocrine drainage in vascularized pancreas transplantation in the new millennium El-Hennawy H, Stratta RJ, Smith F.. World J Transplant. 2016;6(2):255-271.
  • Successful ABO-incompatible renal transplantation: blood group A1B donor into A2B recipient with anti-A1 isoagglutinins Fadeyi EA, Stratta RJ, Farney AC, Pomper GJ.. Am J Clin Pathol. 2016;146(2):268-271.
  • Single-center experience with deceased donor kidney transplantation in 114 individuals aged 70 and older in the new millennium [letter] Stratta RJ, Farney AC, Palanisamy A, Rogers J, Orlando G, Reeves-Daniel A.. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2016;64(11):e219-e221.
  • Why are pancreas transplants declining in the United States in the past decade? [abstract] Stratta R, Gruessner A, Odorico J, Fridell J, Rogers J, Farney A, Orlando, G, Gruessner R.. Am J Transplant. 2016;16(Suppl 3):518.
  • Is prolonged cold ischemia a contraindication to using kidneys from acute kidney injury donors? [abstract] Khan M, Carrier A, El-Hennawy H, Farney A, Rogers J, Orlando G, Reeves-Daniel A, Palanisamy A, Gautreaux M, Iskandar S, Doares W, Kaczmorski S, Stratta R.. Am J Transplant. 2016;16(Suppl 3):300.
  • Analysis of local versus imported expanded criteria donor (ECD) kidneys: a single center experience with 497 ECD kidney transplants [abstract] Khan M, El-Hennawy H, Farney A, Rogers J, Orlando G, Reeves-Daniel A, Palanisamy A, Gautreaux M, Islandar S, Doares W, Kaczmorski S, Stratta R.. Am J Transplant. 2016;16(Suppl 3):399.
  • Differential effect of delayed graft function (DGF) on kidney transplant outcomes: when does DGF not make a difference? [abstract] Khan M, El-Hennawy H, Farney A, Rogers J, Orlando G, Reeves-Daniel A, Palanisamy A, Gautreaux M, Iskandar S, Doares W, Kaczmorski S, Stratta R.. Am J Transplant. 2016;16(Suppl 3):738-739.
  • Influence of pancreas import and cold ischemia on outcomes following pancreas transplantation [abstract] Khan M, El-Hennawy H, Rogers J, Farney A, Orlando G, Reeves-Daniel A, Palanisamy A, Stratta R.. Am J Transplant. 2016;16(Suppl 3):421.
  • Pediatric en bloc kidney transplants reduce DGF and are misrepresented by the KDPI [abstract] Khan M, El-Hennawy H, Farney A, Rogers J, Orlando G, Reeves-Daniel A, Palanisamy A, Gautreaux M, Iskandar S, Doares W, Kaczmorski S, Stratta R.. Am J Transplant. 2016;16(Suppl 3):568.
  • Outcomes of deceased donor kidney transplantation from diabetic donors: does presence of recipient diabetes matter? [abstract] Rogers J, Farney A, Orlando G, Reeves-Daniel A, Palanisamy A, El-Hennawy H, Khan M, Gautreaux M, Iskandar S Doares W, Kaczmorski S, Stratta R.. Am J Transplant. 2016;16(Suppl 3):569-570.
  • Managing the kidney waiting list: pride and prejudice [abstract] Smith F, Sheehan C, Farney A, Rogers J, Orlando G, Reeves-Daniel A, Palanisamy A, Stratta R.. Am J Transplant. 2016;16(Suppl 3):629.
  • Eversion endarterectomy of the deceased donor renal artery to prevent kidney discard [abstract] Khan M, Jones K, El-Hennawy H, Farney A, Rogers J, Orlando G, Stratta R.. Am J Transplant. 2016;16(Suppl 3):569.
  • Does donor and recipient age disparity make a difference with expanded criteria donors? [abstract] Khan M, Jones K, El-Hennawy H, Farney A, Rogers J, Orlando G, Reeves-Daniel A, Palanisamy A, Gautreaux M, Iskandar S, Doares W, Kaczmorski S, Stratta R.. Am J Transplant. 2016;16(Suppl 3):627.
  • The human pancreas as a source of protolerogenic extracellular matrix scaffold for a new-generation bioartificial endocrine pancreas [abstract] Tamburrini R, Peloso A, Urbani L, Cravedi P, Maghsoudlou P, Fallas MA, Sordi V, Citro A, Purroy C, Niu G, McQuilling J, Sittadjody S, Zambon J, Stratta R, Opara E, Piemonti L, Soker S, De Coppi P, Orlando G.. Tissue Eng Part A. 2016;22(Suppl 1):S15-S16.
  • Role of allograft nephrectomy following kidney graft failure: preliminary experience with pre-operative angiographic kidney embolization Al-Geizawi SM, Singh RP, Zuckerman JM, Requarth JA, Farney AC, Rogers J, Taussig J, Orlando G, Stratta RJ.. J Nephrol. 2015;28(3):379-385.
  • Simultaneous transplantation of the living donor kidney and deceased donor pancreas and other transplant options for diabetic and uremic patients Farney AC, Rogers J, Orlando G, Stratta RJ.. Curr Opin Organ Transplant. 2015;20(1):103-107.
  • Does prolonged cold ischemia influence outcomes following pancreas transplantation? [abstract] El Hennawy H, Rogers J, Farney A, Orlando G, Kahn M, Reeves-Daniel A, Palanisamy A, Stratta R.. Am J Transplant. 2015;15(Suppl 1):112.

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Doctor Ratings

The overall Patient Rating score is the average of responses to the nine questions listed below. The questions are from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a 1 to 5 scale, where 1 represents "very poor" and 5 represents "very good."
Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey

CP concern for questions/worries
4.9
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.9
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.9
CP spoke using clear language
4.9
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
5.0
Likelihood of recommending CP
5.0
Patients' confidence in CP
4.9
Time CP spent with patient
4.9
Wait time at clinic
4.3



Patient Comments

Comments are taken from the Care Provider section of the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are posted exactly as they are written. Comments are added weekly. To protect patient privacy and confidentiality, patient names are not included.

  • 7/10/2018

    From the time I received my kidney *Dr. Robert Stratta was the best surgeon and person I could have asked for. His staff and my follow-up care is a blessing for me and my wife. I thank everyone for all they do.

  • 6/20/2018

    Excellent physician and surgeon. I call him my hero!

  • 6/11/2018

    as stated before- I live in CLT and came to WF where I knew that my condition would be addressed and assessed by the physicians that I felt most comfortable with. excellent!

  • 5/27/2018

    *Dr. Stratta and his team are the MOST professional, caring people we've ever met. We feel very blessed to have this group on our side. The BEST!

  • 5/22/2018

    I wish ALL doctors were as professional, compassionate and caring as this doctor is! What a wonderful individual! He is simply the BEST!!

  • 5/15/2018

    *Dr. Stratta is the BEST there is!

  • 5/9/2018

    *Dr. Stratta is absolutely excellent. Listens and explains everything very well. I feel very fortunate that he was my surgeon for my kidney transplant. Thank you!

  • 5/8/2018

    Dr. Stratta is one of the best! He is very knowledgeable, thoughtful, personable, and caring! He has a great sense of humor!

  • 4/4/2018

    Great doctor!

  • 2/16/2018

    Good.

  • 1/20/2018

    *Dr. Stratta is an exceptional physician! Knowledgeable, caring, thorough, and friendly, making patient feel at ease to ask questions.

  • 1/18/2018

    *Dr. Stratta is an outstanding physician & has been a pleasure to work with. I always appreciate his excellent care, profound knowledge, and his willingness to answer my questions.

  • 1/15/2018

    very thorough

  • 12/1/2017

    *Dr. Stratta is a brilliant physician with expertise, personality and exceptional customer service skills.

  • 11/7/2017

    Dr. Stratta, is a very caring doctor. He gave me plenty of time to ask questions. He is one of a kind.

  • 11/2/2017

    *Dr. Robt. Stratta is brilliant, not only his compassion for his patients, his knowledge is incredible. One of the very best physician in the US.

  • 10/31/2017

    Doctor Stratta is the BEST !

  • 8/30/2017

    Very good.

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  • Find a Pediatric Specialist
  • New Patient Appointments

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    336-716-WAKE

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  • Additional Information

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