Skip Navigation


Candace Yvonne Parker-Autry, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

151 Ratings

Candace Yvonne Parker-Autry, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology-Urogynecology

Contact Information

Returning Patient Appointments: 336-716-6673
Department: 336-716-5794


Insurance Accepted »

Education & Training

  • B.S., North Carolina Wesleyan College, 2001
  • M.D., WFU School of Medicine, 2006
  • Residency, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Hosp Of The Univ Penn, 2010
  • Fellowship, University of Alabama-Birmingh, 2013

NPI Number

  • 1396800355
Candace Yvonne Parker-Autry, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

151 Ratings

Candace Yvonne Parker-Autry, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology-Urogynecology
Office of Women in Medicine and Science
Sticht Center on Aging

Research Interests

Vitamin D Deficiency; Vitamin D; Gynecologic Surgical Procedures; Sarcopenia; Urinary Incontinence
More »

Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-4594 | Department: 336-716-5794


Recent Publications

Updates in the evaluation of older women with pelvic floor disorders. Parker-Autry C, Tan J.. Curr Geriatr Rep. 2017;6(3):149-157.

Characterizing the functional decline of older women with incident urinary incontinence. Parker-Autry C, Houston DK, Rushing J, Richter HE, Subak L, Kanaya AM, Kritchevsky SB.. Obstet Gynecol. 2017;130(5):1025-1032.

The isolated anterior prolapse repair: its evolution and current role [editorial]. Parker-Autry C.. J Urol. 2016;195(4 Pt 1):827-828.

Expert panel recommendations on lower urinary tract health of women across their life span. Losada L, Amundsen CL, Ashton-Miller J, Chai T, Close C, Damaser M, DiSanto M, Dmochowski R, Fraser MO, Kielb SJ, Kuchel G, Mueller ER, Parker-Autry C, Wolfe AJ, Mallampalli MP.. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2016;25(11):1086-1096.

The decline in physical performance and onset of sarcopenia is associated with the development of urinary incontinence in older community dwelling women [abstract]. Parker-Autry C, Houston D, Rushing J, Richter H, Subak L, Kanaya A, Kritchevsky S.. Neurourol Urodyn. 2016;35(Suppl 4):S251-S252.

Postoperative bowel function, symptoms, and habits in women after vaginal reconstructive surgery. Ballard A, Parker-Autry C, Lin CP, Markland AD, Ellington DR, Richter HE.. Int Urogynecol J. 2015;26(6):817-821.

Vitamin D deficiency is associated with increased fecal incontinence symptoms. Parker-Autry CY, Gleason JL, Griffin RL, Markland AD, Richter HE.. Int Urogynecol J. 2014;25(11):1483-1489.

All Publications

For a listing of recent publications, refer to PubMed, a service provided by the National Library of Medicine.

For a list of earlier publications, visit the Carpenter Library Publication Search.

Assistant Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology-Urogynecology

Candace Yvonne Parker-Autry, M.D.

Candace Yvonne Parker-Autry, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology-Urogynecology
Office of Women in Medicine and Science
Sticht Center on Aging

Doctor Rating

4.6 out of 5

Candace Yvonne Parker-Autry, M.D.151 Ratings


Doctor Ratings

The overall Patient Rating score is the average of responses to the nine questions listed below. The questions are from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a 1 to 5 scale, where 1 represents "very poor" and 5 represents "very good."
Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey

CP concern for questions/worries
CP efforts to include in decisions
CP explanations of prob/condition
CP spoke using clear language
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
Likelihood of recommending CP
Patients' confidence in CP
Time CP spent with patient
Wait time at clinic

Patient Comments

Comments are taken from the Care Provider section of the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are posted exactly as they are written. Comments are added weekly. To protect patient privacy and confidentiality, patient names are not included.


Dr. Parker-Autry is a dedicated and knowledgeable physician. She listens well, allays fears, describes options and invites input and questions.


Even though I am medical myself, I didn't fully understand my current medical problem and Dr. Parker-Autry took the same to explain every step of the exam to me, then made sure that I fully understood the result and the options for what needed to come next! I was very scared and worried, but she made me feel at easy!


Very impressed with this provider


my first visit with this dr and would highly recommend


Great experience!


Dr. Parker-Autry is always thorough and explains what she is going to do before doing any procedure.


I really liked my provider a lot was friendly and caring, I like a dr. that is kind and takes time with you she did all of this.


I would have liked to have gotten more information on the prescription meds and what other choices I could have had regarding this medicine.


Best doctor in her field. She is very unformed and educated. i would recommend her for every women out there


Ever one is so nice. And treats you with respect. #1-10. *Dr. Parker nurse.


I had a very good experience at the clinic


very busy womens clinic but was very pleased with my visit and care


Dr. Parker-Autry is really calm and personable in a really genuine way that I don't often see with doctors, and I see a lot of doctors.


I have recommended Dr. Parker-Autry to all my friends. Excellent physician!!!


Very efficient and knowledgeable.


I cannot get questions answered that came up after the appointment


I have a lot of confidence in this doctor


Dr. Parker-Autry was very considerate during the exam in telling me when she was going to touch, and what it would feel like. I would have loved to know more specifically what she was doing as she was doing it--I was surprised by a few parts of the exam.


accomplished professional


*Dr. Parker-Autry is very professional and thorough. She explains procedures well. Very friendly and kind.


Very good.


I was put off by the provider's seeming lack of interest in me when I expressed a desire to avoid surgery if possible and then when surgery was discussed her resistance to hear my concerns about the recovery period.

Quick Reference

Request an Appointment
New Patients


Existing patients may contact the clinic directly.
Find a Doctor Ways to Give
Six Wake Forest Baptist Specialties Earn U.S. News RankingsComprehensive Cancer Centers National Designation is Renewed2017-2018 Best DoctorsNursing Magnet StatusJoint Commission Report

Disclaimer: The information on this website is for general informational purposes only and SHOULD NOT be relied upon as a substitute for sound professional medical advice, evaluation or care from your physician or other qualified health care provider.

© Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston-Salem, NC 27157. All Rights Reserved.