Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics
University of Utah School of Medicine

100 North Mario Capecchi Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84113
contact address


Dr. Anthony J. Schaeffer is a Board Certified Pediatric Urologist and Assistant Professor of Surgery in the Division of Urology whose practice is dedicated to pediatric patients. Dr. Schaeffer received his bachelor’s degree from Northwestern University and his medical degree from the University of Chicago. He completed his residency at Johns Hopkins University and his fellowship in pediatric urology at Boston Children’s Hospital, after which he came to the University of Utah as a faculty member.

Selected Bibliography:

Malhotra NR, Schaeffer AJ, Slade AD, Cartwright PC, Lau GA.
Post-hypospadias urethrocutaneous fistulae: no difference in repair success between proximal and distal fistulae.
Can J Urol. 2020;27(6):10466-10470. PubMed abstract / Full Text

Malhotra NR, Kuhlthau KA, Rosoklija I, Migliozzi M, Nelson CP, Schaeffer AJ.
Children's experience with daytime and nighttime urinary incontinence - A qualitative exploration.
J Pediatr Urol. 2020;16(5):535.e1-535.e8. PubMed abstract / Full Text

Schaeffer AJ, Cartwright PC, Lau GA, Ebert MD, Fino NF, Nkoy FL, Hess R.
Utilization of Radiographic Imaging for Infant Hydronephrosis over the First 12 Months of Life.
Adv Urol. 2020;2020:2108362. PubMed abstract / Full Text

Anderson RE, Hanson HA, Lowrance WT, Redshaw J, Oottamasathien S, Schaeffer A, Johnstone E, Aston KI, Carrell DT, Cartwright P, Smith KR, Hotaling JM.
Childhood Cancer Risk in the Siblings and Cousins of Men with Poor Semen Quality.
J Urol. 2017;197(3 Pt 2):898-905. PubMed abstract / Full Text

McNamara ER, Kurtz MP, Schaeffer AJ, Logvinenko T, Nelson CP.
30-Day morbidity after augmentation enterocystoplasty and appendicovesicostomy: A NSQIP pediatric analysis.
J Pediatr Urol. 2015;11(4):209.e1-6. PubMed abstract / Full Text