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

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

132 Ratings

Candace Yvonne Parker-Autry, M.D.

Assistant Professor,

Contact Information

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


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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

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Obstetrics and Gynecology

NPI Number

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

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

132 Ratings

Candace Yvonne Parker-Autry, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery
Office of Women in Medicine and Science

Research Interests

Vitamin D; Gynecologic Surgical Procedures; Vitamin D Deficiency; Pelvic Floor; Pessaries
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Contact Information

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


Recent Publications

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.

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Candace Yvonne Parker-Autry, M.D.

Candace Yvonne Parker-Autry, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery
Office of Women in Medicine and Science

Doctor Rating

4.7 out of 5

Candace Yvonne Parker-Autry, M.D.132 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."
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CP efforts to include in decisions
CP explanations of prob/condition
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Time CP spent with patient
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Dr. Candace Y. Parker-Autry exhibits a competent, professional manner, well versed in her specialty of pelvic organ prolapse. She exudes empathy, warmth, geniality and intelligence with a spiritual presence for her patients inviting a bond of acceptance and trust essential to healing! I am most grateful and blessed to have found her as my surgeon of choice. Thank you for your excellent care!


Good experience.


it was all a good experience and informative.


*Dr. Parker-Autry is easy to talk with and is NEVER in a hurry -


Dr. Parker and her team were amazing. Best doctor experience I have ever had.


This doctor is a God send and cares deeply for her patients!


I never felt rushed. She spent time to listen, and discuss my concerns.


*Dr. Parker-Autry rally cares about her patients and wants to help them. She has "helped me a lot!


She was very sweet and understanding. If I looked slightly confused she broke the message conveyed to me into simpler terms or better yet described it while walking through each step via internet graphics.


I've already recommended her to friends. I went to her for a second opinion but have switched to her for all future treatment.


Epitome of caring physician.


'Smooth as silk' open, caring, etc. #9-10. 6+.


Dr. Parker-Autry has a relaxing and professional mannerism that ensures confidence in her abilities and knowledge. I highly recommend her!


*Dr. Parker-Autry is an excellent physician, friendly, professional, compassionate. I was not with it all when I first saw her, but her recommendations started the healing process within a few days. I have already recommended her to others.


Excellent dr. very pleased with services at her office and at hospital.


Dr. Parker-Autry seems to run a checklist through her mind and never misses telling me something I should know. I bring my questions and she is patient to cover each one if, by chance, I didn't get an answer automatically. Cannot say enough good things about her. I have recommended her to three people already!


*Dr. Parker-Autry is an awesome physician. I feel so fortunate to have been referred to someone like her who is so well trained and so specialized. Thanks to her I am feeling so much better. She was so careful to explain treatment plan to both me and my husband.




So pleased to have found Dr. Parker-Autry!! She is one of the best !


Dr. Parker-Autry spent a lot of time with me examining and explaining what she was doing and her findings. She took great care to explain my treatment options and choices of surgical options in language I understood.


Very friendly, knowledgeable & dedicated to her patients.


LOVE *Dr. Parker Autry - also love PA Margie Trent, who referred me to Dr. RS.

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