Dr. William G. Reiner is Professor of Pediatric Urology, Adjunct Professor of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, and Director of the Psychosexual Development Clinic at the University of Oklahoma’s Department of Urology.
Specialty – Dr. Reiner’s research interests span the areas of child development in children and adolescents with classical bladder exstrophy, cloacal exstrophy, hypospadias, absence of female or male genitals, and other major pediatric genital birth defects.
Education – Dr. Reiner received his medical degree from the University of California-Irvine. He completed his residency at Johns Hopkins Hospital. He is board-certified from the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; the American Board of Urology; and the National Board of Medical Examiners.
Other – Dr. Reiner has focused on research in the following areas:
- gender identity
- the impact of genital function and appearance on children’s development as well as on their parents
- urinary incontinence and function and its impact on the children’s development as well as on their parents
- anxiety about peer and social relations, sexual development, and romantic relationships
- the effect of genital and urinary tract surgeries on children’s development and parent effectiveness