Ali Aldoukhi

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Research Interests

Ali is interested in learning about bioprinting to advance clinical utilization of this technology

Selected Publications

Are we cutting ourselves short? Laser lithotripsy performance based on differences in fiber-tip preparation 
A.H. Aldoukh, B.E. Knudsen, K.M. Black, T.L. Hall, W.W. Roberts, K.R. Ghani
Urology, 2019
Polymer−Mineral Composites mimic human kidney stones in laser lithotripsy experiments 
D.S. Frank, A.H. Aldoukhi, W.W. Roberts, K.R. Ghani, and A.J. Matzger
ACS Biomater. Sci. Eng. 2019
Watch your distance: The role of laser fiber working distance on fragmentation when altering pulse width or modulation
A.H. Aldoukhi, W.W. Roberts, T.L. Hall, K.R. Ghani 
Endourol. 2019 Feb;33(2):120-126
Caliceal fluid temperature during high-power holmium laser lithotripsy in an in vivo porcine model 
A.H. Aldoukhi, T.L. Hall, K.R. Ghani, A.D. Maxwell, B. MacConaghy, W.W. Roberts  
J. Endourol. 2018;32(8):724-729
Ultraviolet B light emitting diodes (LEDs) are more efficient and effective in producing vitamin D3 in human skin compared to natural sunlight 
T.A. Kalajian, A. Aldoukhi, A.J. Veronikis, K. Persons, M.F. Holick
Sci. Rep. 2017;7(1):11489


  • ​MBBS, University of Dammam Saudi Arabia, 2012
  • M.Sc., Clinical Investigation, Boston University, United States, 2016

Professional Profile

  • 2015-2016: Research assistant, Vitamin D, Skin and Bone laboratory, Boston University School of Medicine, United States
  • 2017-2019: Research fellow, Transnational endourology laboratory, University of Michigan, United States​


  • Best Paper award in the conference Therapeutics and Diagnostics in Urology 2019 (SPIE BiOS 2019). San Francisco, CA, United Stated, February 2019​

Research Interests Keywords

Bioengineering 3D bioprinting

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