Articles & Publications

Articles Published

  • Goldman HB, Lloyd JC, Noblett KL, Carey MP, et al. International Continence Society best practice statement for use of sacral neuromodulation. Neurourol Urodyn. 2018 Jun;37(5):1823-1848.
  • Pandeva I, Carey M. Management of Patients with Concurrent Pelvic Organ Prolapse and Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms—Impact on Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms Following Prolapse Repair. Current Bladder Dysfunction Reports.  September 2017, Volume 12, Issue 3, pp 201–20
  • Zyczynski HM, Carey MP, Smith ARB, Gauld JM, Robinson D, Sikirica V, Reisenhauer C, Slack M, One Year Clinical Outcomes after Prolapse Surgery with Non-Anchored Mesh and Vaginal Support Device. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2010; 203: 587-9
  • Reisenhauer C, Shiozawa T, Huebner M, Slack M, Carey MP. Anatomical cadaver study of prolapse surgery using non-anchored mesh and vaginal support device. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2010; 203: 590-1.
  • Carey M, Higgs P, Goh J, Lim J, Leong A, Krause H, Cornish A. Vaginal repair with mesh versus colporrhaphy for prolapse: a randomised controlled trial. BJOG. 2009 Sep;116(10):1380-6.
  • Carey M, Slack M, Higgs P, Wynn-Williams M, Cornish A. Vaginal surgery for pelvic organ prolapse using mesh and a vaginal support device. BJOG. 2008 Feb;115(3):391-7.
  • Carey MP, Goh JT, Rosamilia A, Cornish A, Gordon I, Hawthorne G, Maher CF, Dwyer PL, Moran P, Gilmour DT. Laparoscopic versus open Burch colposuspension: a randomised controlled trial. BJOG. 2006 Sep;113(9):999-1006.
  • Carey MP, Goh JT, Fynes MM, Murray CJ. Stress urinary incontinence after delayed primary closure of genitourinary fistula: a technique for surgical management. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2002 May;186(5):948-53.
  • Murray C, Goh JT, Fynes M, Carey MP. Urinary and faecal incontinence following delayed primary repair of obstetric genital fistua. BJOG. 2002 Jul;109(7):828-32.
  • Krause HG, Goh JT, Sloane K, Higgs P, Carey MP. Laparoscopic sacral suture hysteropexy for uterine prolapse. Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct. 2006 Jun;17(4):378-81.
  • Higgs P, Goh J, Krause H, Sloane K, Carey M. Abdominal sacral colpopexy: an independent prospective follow-up study. Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol. 2005 Oct;45(5):430-4.
  • Maher C, Quatawneh A, Dwyer PL, Carey MP, Cornish and Schulter P. Abdominal sacral colpopexy or vaginal sacrospinous colpopexy for vaginal vault prolapse: A prospective randomized study. Am.J Obstet Gynecol (2004) 190, 20 – 6.
  • Tjandra JJ, Han WR, Goh J, Carey M, Dwyer P. Direct repair versus overlapping sphincter repair: a randomised controlled trial. Dis Colon Rectum. 2003 Jul;46(7):937-42
  • Carey MP, Slack MC. Transvaginal sacrospinous colpopexy for vault and marked uterovaginal prolapse. Br J Obstet Gynae 1994; 101: 536 – 540.
  • Carey MP, Slack MC.GnRH analogue in assessing chronic pelvic pain in women with residual ovaries. Br J Obstet Gynae 1996; 101: 356-540.
  • Carey MP, Steinberg LH. Vaginal dystocia in a patient with a double uterus and a longitudinal vaginal septum. Aust. N.Z. J Obstet. Gynae. 1989; 29: 74 -76
  • Carey MP, Ihle BU, Woodward CS, Desmedt E. Ureteric obstruction by the gravid uterus. Aust. N.Z. J Obstet. Gynae. 1989; 29: 308-313. 3
  • Carey MP, Dwyer PL. Position and mobility of the urethrovesical junction in continent and in stress incontinent women before and after successful surgery. Aust NZ J Obstet Gynae 1991; 31: 279 – 284.
  • Scurry JP, Carey MP, Targett CS, Dowling JP. Soft tissue lipoleiomyoma. Pathology 1991; 23: 360- 362.
  • Carey MP, Sapountzis K, Friedhuber A, Scurry J & Dwyer P. Electron microscopy study of detrusor muscle junctions in women with detrusor instability and controls. Neurourol Urodyn, (proceedings) ICS meeting, Athens 1996
  • Carey MP, Sapountzis K, Friedhuber A, Scurry J & Dwyer P, Detrusor muscle cell junctions in women with voiding dysfunction and controls: an electron microscopy study. Int Urogynecol J (proceedings) IUGA meeting, Vienna 1996.
  • Dwyer PL, Carey MP, and Rosamilia A; Suture injury to the urinary tract in urethral suspension procedures for stress incontinence; Int Urogynaecol J: 1999: 10;15-21
  • Maher C, Dwyer PL, Carey M, Gilmour D. The Burch colposuspension for recurrent stress incontinence following retropubic continence surgery. Br J Obstet Gyneec. 1999; 106; 719 – 724
  • Tjandra J. Ooi BS, Tang CL, Dwyer PL, Carey M. Transanal repair corrects obstructed defecation if it is not associated with anismus. Dis Colon Rectum 1999; 42: 1544-50.
  • Tang CL, Tjandra JJ, Ooi BS, Carey M, Dwyer PL. Effect of unilateral sacral nerve stimation on anorectal function. J Pelvic Surg. 1999; 5: 325-329.
  • Maher C, Dwyer PL, Carey M, Moran P. The Burch colposuspension or Pubovaginal sling in the management of low urethral pressure genuine stress incontinence. Int Urogyneac J: 1999 In press.
  • Gilmour DT, Dwyer PL and Carey M. Lower urinary tract injury during gynaecolgoic surgery and its detection by intraoperative cystoscopy. Obstet Gynecol. 1999; 94: 883-9.
  • Maher CF, Dwyer PL, Carey MP. The Burch colposuspension in recurrent urinary stress incontinence after failed retropubic continence surgery Br J Obstet Gynaecol. July 1999 106: 719-724
  • Moran PA, Dwyer PL, Carey MP, Maher CF. Oral Methotrexate in the management of refractory interstitial cystitis. Aust. NZ J Obstet Gynaecol 1999; 39:4468-471
  • Maher CF, Dwyer PL, Carey MP, Moran PA. Colposuspension or sling for low urethral pressure stress incontinence? Int Urogynaecol J 1999 10; 384-389.
  • Carey MP, Rosamillia A, Maher CF: Laparoscopic versus open colposuspension: A prospective multicentre randomised single- blinded comparison. Neurol Urodyn 2000; 19; (4)
  • Maher CF, Carey MP, Dwyer PL, Schluter PL: Percutaneous Sacral Nerve Root Neuromodulation for Intractable Interstitial Cystitis J Urol 2001; 165; 884-886
  • Carey M, Fynes M, Murray C, Maher C: Sacral Nerve Root Stimulation for Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction: Overcoming the Problem of Lead Migration. BJU Int 2001; 87(1): 15-8
  • Maher CF, Murray CJ, Carey MP, Dwyer PL, Ugoni AM: Iliococcygeus or sacrospinous fixation for vaginal vault prolapse. Obste Gynaecol. 2001; 98(1): 40-4
  • Maher CF, Carey MP, Murray CJ: Laparoscopic Suture Hysteropexy for Uterine Prolapse. Obstet Gynaecol 2001; 97(6): 1010-14 4
  • Maher CF, Dwyer PL, Carey MP, Moran PA. Pubovaginal or vicryl mesh rectus fascia sling in intrinsic sphincter deficiency. Int Urogynaecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct. 2001; 12(2); 116-6.
  • Maher CF, Carey MP, Dwyer PL, Schluter P. Percutaneous Sacral Nerve Root neruromodulation for Intractable Interstitial cystitis. J Urology 2001; 165: 884-886.
  • Carey MP, Dwyer PL. Genital prolpase: vaginal versus abdominal route of repair. Current Opinion in Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2001; 13: 499-505.
  • Goh J, Tjandra JJ, Carey MP. How could management of rectoceles be optimized? ANZ J Surg. 2002 Dec;72(12):896-901.

Published Review Articles

  • Carey MP, Slack MC. Vault Prolapse. British Journal of Hospital Medicine 1994;Vol. 51, 417 – 420
  • Carey MP, Dwyer PL. Genital prolapse: vaginal versus abdominal route of repair. Current Opinion in Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2001; 13: 499-505.
  • Moehrer B, Carey M, Wilson D. Laparoscopic colposuspension ofr urinary incontinence in women. In: The Cochrane Library Issue 4, 2001.

Textbook Chapters

  • Carey MP. Laparoscopic sacral colpopexy. In: Textbook of Female Urology and Urogynecology 2006, 2nd edition, Publishers: Informa UK; Chapter 85:1195-1203.
  • Carey MP, Slack MC. Vaginal Vault Prolapse Following Hysterectomy. In:
    Progress in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Vol. 11. (ed. Studd J.) Publishers: Churchill Livingstone, London


  • Postgraduate FRANZCOG trainees.
  • Post-fellowship Urogynaecology Subspecialty trainees (trainee supervisor).
  • Medical student, University of Melbourne.
  • Postgraduate physiotherapy, University of Melbourne.
  • Gynaecology colleagues.

Occasional Reviewer

  • British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  • International Journal of Urogynecology and Pelvic Floor Dysfunction
  • Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology.
  • Maturitas, Psychosomatic Medicine


  • Undergraduate medicine, University of Melbourne.
  • Urogynaecology Subspecialty, RANZCOG.
  • Membership examinations, RANZCOG.