Sarah Marietti-Shepherd, M.D.




Rady Children's Specialists of San Diego

Medical Group / IPA

Rady Children's Specialists

Medical School

University of Arizona College of Medicine


University of Connecticut School of Medicine


University of Connecticut School of Medicine


University of California - San Diego

Board Certifications

Pediatric Urology




Dr. Sara Marietti is a board-certified urologist at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego and an assistant professor at UC San Diego.

Dr. Marietti earned her medical degree at the University of Arizona before completing her urologic training at the University of Connecticut. She then continued her medical education with a pediatric urology fellowship at Rady Children's in association with UC San Diego.

She sees pediatric patients with all urologic conditions but has a special interest in kidney stones. She is the staff urologist of the Rady Children's kidney stone clinic, a multidisciplinary clinic focusing on children with kidney stones. She works with pediatric nephrologist Dr. Ingulli to address all aspects of pediatric kidney stones, from surgical intervention to medical management.

Dr. Marietti's other special interests include laparoscopic surgery and minimally invasive procedures.


[Diagnosis and treatment of helicobacter pylori infection in pediatrics: recommendation for 2014 clinical practice].
Oderda G, Marietti M, Pellicano R

Endoscopic ultrasound in common bile duct dilatation with normal liver enzymes.
De Angelis C, Marietti M, Bruno M, Pellicano R, Rizzetto M

National risk factors and estimated costs for redo ureteroneocystostomy after pediatric renal transplant.
Godebu E, Palazzi K, Bush R, Marietti S, Chiang G

Lack of improvement: a national assessment of readmission rates after pediatric bladder reconstruction.
Cohen S, Palazzi K, Marietti S, Kaplan G, Chiang G

Factors influencing rate of testicular salvage in acute testicular torsion at a tertiary pediatric center.
Ramachandra P, Palazzi KL, Holmes NM, Marietti S

Letter: renal effects of tenofovir in adefovir dipivoxil-experienced HBV patients.
Marengo A, Marietti M, Rizzetto M, Marzano A

Quantification of hepatitis B surface antigen with the novel DiaSorin LIAISON XL Murex HBsAg Quant: correlation with the ARCHITECT quantitative assays.
Burdino E, Ruggiero T, Proietti A, Milia MG, Olivero A, Caviglia GP, Marietti M, Rizzetto M, Smedile A, Ghisetti V

Extreme thrombocytosis in chronic myeloid leukemia in the era of tyrosine kinase inhibitors.
Sorà F, Autore F, Chiusolo P, Marietti S, Bayer J, Laurenti L, Giammarco S, Ausoni G, Leone G, Sica S

Long-term follow up of frontline therapy with fludarabine and cyclophosphamide in chronic lymphocytic leukemia: impact of biological parameters on clinical outcome.
De Padua L, Laurenti L, Falcucci P, D'arena G, Vannata B, Innocenti I, Autore F, Piccirillo N, Za T, Marietti S, Efremov DG, Sica S

Helicobacter pylori infection and diabetes mellitus: the 2013 state of art.
Marietti M, Gasbarrini A, Saracco G, Pellicano R

Minimal incision laparoscopy assisted open pediatric pyeloplasty.
Woo JR, Marietti S, Masterson J, Chiang G

Shunted hydrocephalus has a significant impact on quality of life in children with spina bifida.
Ramachandra P, Palazzi KL, Skalsky AJ, Marietti S, Chiang G

Chlorambucil plus Rituximab as Front-Line Therapy in Elderly/Unfit Patients Affected by B-Cell Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia: Results of a Single-Centre Experience.
Laurenti L, Vannata B, Innocenti I, Autore F, Santini F, Piccirillo N, Za T, Bellesi S, Marietti S, Sica S, Efremov DG, Leone G

Genitourinary rhabdomyosarcoma: unusual diagnosis presenting within hours of delivery.
Marietti S, Saenz N, Willert J, Holmes N

Clinical and virological response to entecavir in HBV-related chronic hepatitis or cirrhosis: data from the clinical practice in a single-centre cohort.
Marengo A, Bitetto D, D'Avolio A, Ciancio A, Fabris C, Marietti M, Toniutto P, Di Perri G, Rizzetto M, Marzano A

Urologic findings on computed tomography of the abdomen and pelvis in a pediatric population.
Marietti S, Woldrich J, Durbin J, Sparks S, Kaplan G, Chiang G

The role of MTHFR and RFC1 polymorphisms on toxicity and outcome of adult patients with hematological malignancies treated with high-dose methotrexate followed by leucovorin rescue.
Chiusolo P, Giammarco S, Bellesi S, Metafuni E, Piccirillo N, De Ritis D, Marietti S, Federica S, Laurenti L, Fianchi L, Hohaus S, Giuseppe L, Sica S

Lactic acidosis during Entecavir treatment in decompensated hepatitis B virus-related cirrhosis.
Marzano A, Marengo A, Marietti M, Rizzetto M

Laparoendoscopic single-site (LESS) bilateral nephrectomy in the pretransplant pediatric population.
Marietti S, Holmes N, Chiang G

The role of HLA--G 14-bp polymorphism in allo-HSCT after short-term course MTX for GvHD prophylaxis.
Chiusolo P, Bellesi S, Piccirillo N, Giammarco S, Marietti S, De Ritis D, Metafuni E, Stignani M, Baricordi OR, Sica S, Leone G, Rizzo R

Comparison between oral and intravenous fludarabine plus cyclophosphamide regime as front-line therapy in patients affected by chronic lymphocytic leukaemia: influence of biological parameters on the clinical outcome.
Laurenti L, De Padua L, Tarnani M, Piccirillo N, Falcucci P, D'Arena G, Innocenti I, Marietti S, Efremov DG, Chiusolo P, Zini G, Sora' F, Sica S, Leone G

Early experience with laparoendoscopic single-site surgery in the pediatric urology patient population.
Marietti S, DeCambre M, Fairbanks T, Kling K, Chiang G

Xanthogranulomatous pyelonephritis in an adolescent.
Chalmers D, Marietti S, Kim C

The use of low-dose alemtuzumab in pretreated B-cell chronic lymphocytic leukemia.
Tarnani M, D'Arena G, Efremov DG, Marietti S, S S, Leone G, Laurenti L

The proliferative response to CpG-ODN stimulation predicts PFS, TTT and OS in patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia.
Tarnani M, Laurenti L, Longo PG, Piccirillo N, Gobessi S, Mannocci A, Marietti S, Sica S, Leone G, Efremov DG

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