Rochester, Minnesota


Linder.Brian@mayo.edu Clinical Profile


Brian J. Linder, M.D., has a research interest in pelvic organ prolapse, urinary incontinence and hematuria.

Focus areas

  • Surgical outcomes. Including procedure comparisons, clinical outcomes and quality improvement.
  • Epidemiology. Including longitudinal patient management, clinical outcomes and predictive factors.
  • Urinary incontinence. Including the development of novel treatments and techniques for symptom management.

Significance to patient care

Dr. Linder's research contributes to better clinical management and surgical outcomes for women with pelvic floor disorders.

Professional highlights

  • Grant recipient for research on opioid use following pelvic organ prolapse surgery, Mayo Clinic Values Council Research Committee, 2017
  • Grant recipient for research comparing the use of pessaries and surgery for pelvic organ prolapse, American Urogynecologic Society, Pelvic Floor Disorders Research Foundation, 2016
  • Recipient, Axel Ingelman-Sundberg Award, International Urogynecologic Association annual meeting, 2016
  • Recipient, Traveling Fellowship Award for best manuscript, North Central Section of the American Urological Association, 2015
  • Overall Best Abstract, European Association of Urology Annual Meeting, 2013


Primary Appointment

  1. Consultant, Department of Urology

Academic Rank

  1. Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  2. Associate Professor of Urology


  1. Fellow Fellowship - Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery, Mayo Clinic
  2. MS - Biomedical Science Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCaTS) Postdoctoral Master's Degree Program, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. Residency - Urology Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. MD George Washington University School of Medicine
  5. BS - Biology George Washington University

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