Jennifer Rothschild, M.D., M.A., M.P.H.

Associate Professor

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Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery

Urologic Surgery


Urologic Surgery

Locations and Contact

Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center

Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center
4860 Y St.
Sacramento, CA 95817

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Phone: 916-734-2222

Additional Numbers

Clinic Fax


Physician Referrals

800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Philosophy of Care

Dr. Rothschild’s philosophy of care is to educate her patients so they fully understand the breadth of their diagnosis and treatment plan. Dr. Rothschild believes in including patients in the decision making process with detailed discussions about the expectations they seek.

Clinical Interests

Dr. Rothschild specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of male and female urinary incontinence, neuro-urology, and urethral stricture disease. Her surgical expertise includes lower urinary tract reconstruction, urethroplasty, and prosthetic surgery, such as artificial urinary sphincters for post-prostatectomy male stress urinary incontinence. Dr. Rothschild is skilled in cystoscopy and multichannel urodynamic evaluation and provides therapies for medicine refractory overactive bladder. Dr. Rothschild also manages patients who may need complex genitourinary reconstruction including urinary fistula repair or have transvaginal mesh complications.

Research/Academic Interests

Dr. Rothschild is interested in research pertaining to urinary incontinence. Her academic interests include medical student education and is the Director of Medical Student Education. She is also the Specialty Advisor within the Department of Urologic Surgery.



Undergraduate School

B.S., UC Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz CA 1997

Medical School

M.D., Boston University School of Medicine, Boston MA 2005

Other School

M.P.H., Health Law, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston MA 2001

Other School

M.A., Medical Sciences, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston MA 2001


Surgery, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester NY 2006


Urologic Surgery, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester NY 2011


Female Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville TN 2013

Best Poster Presentation Award, 2009

Boston University School of Medicine Summer Research Scholarship, 2002

Yuh L, Rothschild J. Complications and Long-Term Sequela of Bladder Fistula Repair. Curr Bladder Dysfunction Rep. 2016;11(4):317–324. doi:10.1007/s11884-016-0398-8.

Arunachalam D, Rothschild J. Complementary Alternative Medicine and Therapies for Overactive Bladder Symptoms: Is there Evidence for Benefit? Curr Bladder Dysfunct Rep. 2015;10(1): 20-24. doi:10.1007/s11884-014-0280-5.

Higgins K, Welch RJ, Bacorn C, Yiu G, Rothschild J, Park SS, Moshiri A. Identification of Patients with Pentosan Polysulfate Sodium-Associated Maculopathy through Screening of the Electronic Medical Record at an Academic Center. J Ophthalmol. 2020 Dec 17;2020:8866961. doi:10.1155/2020/8866961.

Glass A, Durbin-Johnson B, Rothschild J, Gomelsky A. SEAPI Incontinence Classification System: 1-Year Postoperative Results Following Midurethral Sling Placement. Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg. 2020 Nov;26(11):671-676. doi:10.1097/SPV.0000000000000656. PMID:30418297.

Harris JAK, Amend GM, Rothschild J. The DACRON Ureter: A Case of Ureter to Aorto-Femoral Dacron Graft Fistulization. Urology. 2019 Feb;124:e4-e5. doi:10.1016/j.urology.2018.11.005. Epub 2018 Nov 15. PMID:30447266.

Rothschild J, Xu CW. Historical and Current Concepts Regarding Urodynamics in Multiple Sclerosis Patients. Curr Bladder Dysfunction Rep. 2019 Jul 13;14:16-173. doi:10.1007/s11884-019-00525-8.

Palvolgyi R, Lee A, Ramirez F, Durbin-Johnson B, Rothschild J, Yang J. VesEcho Training System: Suprapubic Catheterization under Ultrasound Guidance. Urology Practice. 2018 Jan 1;5(1):63-68. doi:10.1016/j.urpr.2017.01.003.

Shindel AW, Sweet G, Thieu W, Durbin-Johnson B, Rothschild J, Szabo R. Prevalence of Peyronie's Disease-Like Symptoms in Men Presenting With Dupuytren Contractures. Sex Med. 2017 Sep;5(3):e135-e141. doi:10.1016/j.esxm.2017.06.001. Epub 2017 Jul 1. PMID:28676223.

Cantrell AB, Rothschild J, Durbin-Johnson B, Gonzalez R, Kurzrock EA. Surgical trends in the correction of female stress urinary incontinence in academic centers within the United States. Neurourol Urodyn. 2017 Feb;36(2):394-398. doi:10.1002/nau.22940. Epub 2015 Dec 17. PMID:26678562.