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Rady Children's Specialists of San Diego

Medical Group / IPA


Medical School

University of Arizona College of Medicine


University of Connecticut School of Medicine


University of Connecticut School of Medicine


UC San Diego

Board Certifications

Pediatric Urology, Urology




Dr. Sarah Marietti is a board-certified pediatric urologist at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego and an associate 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.


Nephrectomy improves both antihypertensive requirement and left ventricular mass for pediatric renal hypertension.
Cornwell LB, Rojas AM, Ogundipe E, Golding I, Marietti S, Ingulli EG

Revision ureteroneocystostomy in pediatric renal transplant patients for symptomatic vesicoureteral reflux and its effect on recurrent hospitalizations.
Campbell P, Ingulli E, Christman M, Marietti S

Cost analysis of removing pediatric ureteral stents with and without a retrieval string.
Le HK, Gleber R, Bush RA, Marietti S, Alagiri M, Chiang G, Swords K

Vesicostomy button: how is it placed, in whom, and how is quality of life affected?
Nast KJ, Chiang G, Marietti S

Reducing Opioid Prescriptions in Outpatient Pediatric Urological Surgery.
Cardona-Grau D, Bush RA, Le HK, Huang J, Swords K, Marietti S, Alagiri M, Chiang G

Endoscopic antireflux surgery leading to obstruction in pediatric renal transplant patients.
Cambareri G, Carpenter C, Stock J, Lewis J, Marietti S

Laparoendoscopic single site surgery in pediatric urology: does it require specialized tools?
Patel N, Santomauro M, Marietti S, Chiang G

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Outcomes following active surveillance of men with localized prostate cancer diagnosed in the prostate specific antigen era.
Ercole B, Marietti SR, Fine J, Albertsen PC

Protease-activated receptor isoform expression in pregnant and nonpregnant rat myometrial tissue.
Chien EK, Sweet L, Phillippe M, Marietti S, Kim TT, Wolff DA, Thomas L, Bieber E

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