Nevada Urology Management Team Reno Nevada

The Business Professionals Behind Urology Nevada’s Doctors

With a management experience gained over years of administering health care practices around the country, the Urology Nevada management professionals expertly guide day-to-day affairs so that you receive the best urologic care possible. It’s a dynamic commitment to your care and treatment you’ll experience the moment you walk in the office.

Meet our management team:

Stephen Gabelich —
COO of Urology Nevada

Stephen Gabelich is COO of Urology Nevada, Reno’s largest Urology Group. Prior to this role he was CEO of Placerville’s largest multi-specialty group, CEO of Sacramento Valleys’, largest Ophthalmology group and COO of two business application and development companies.

With professional and family support he contributes back to the communities he serves by managing associations, sponsoring events, sitting on committees and boards. He holds a B.S. from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, CA and an M.B.A. from U.C. Davis.

His wife Debbie, son Alex and daughter Addison all know what it means to give their time for the benefit of others, demonstrated by leading nonprofits and countless volunteer hours.

Rick Gerdts —
Chief Financial Officer

Rick has over 30 years of financial and accounting experience in the health care industry. He has worked in the health insurance, hospital, medical provider and non-profit sectors. He graduated from the University of Minnesota with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting and he currently holds both a CPA license and CMA certificate in addition to being a Certified Balanced Scorecard Practitioner.

Rick is an active member of the Institute of Management Accountants Reno chapter and the Minnesota Board of Accountancy.

Rick moved to Nevada 10 years ago with his wife Tamie. They are active hikers, love spending time around Lake Tahoe and work as advocates for Nevada’s wild horses.

Angie Hansen —
APCC Manager

Angie began in the medical field working for a general physician and then ventured into surgery scheduling, first for a surgery center and then for nine general and vascular surgeons. Since coming on-board with Urology Nevada, Angie has worn the hats of receptionist, billing, surgery scheduling, and finally office manager for our Damonte Ranch Care Center.

She strongly believes that in her years of employment in the medical field, being here at Urology Nevada has been the best decision she has made, saying that the physicians have a great compassion and truly care for their patients.

Angie is a mother of 2 wonderful sons. They enjoy going to the movies, outside activities, BBQ’S and spending time with our family and friends.

Bruno Carlini —
Care Center Damonte Ranch/Radiation Oncology Manager

Bruno Carlini has been in Radiation Oncology for almost 26 years. He completed his training at the University of Southern California in 1992. During this long career, Bruno has worked both in both hospital and freestanding center settings as a staff therapist, locum tenen, and manager. As Cancer Center Manager, Bruno’s role is to make sure that all aspects of the Radiation Therapy department function properly and that all quality standards are met.

Bruno is happily married and has two wonderful children. In his free time, Bruno is a musician who plays drums for his Church on Sundays and enjoys skiing and hiking.

Samantha Mills —
Billing Office Manager

Samantha started her medical billing career in 2009 at a full service, professional revenue cycle management company providing expert management of billing services to physician groups, individual practices, and clinics throughout California. For nearly 10 years Samantha has supported high-producing facilities within the Northern Nevada and California medical billing industry. She is familiar with a variety of billing systems as well as national medical billing laws and regulations.

As a Nevada resident, Samantha has enjoyed living in and giving back to her community and looks forward too many more years of service in the area both professionally and personally. 

Sara Johnson –
Scheduling Manager

Sara prides herself in a job well done and is extremely effective at enhancing all aspects of patient visits to Urology Nevada through her insightful means of scheduling for the best possible care and treatment. Sara is a true innovator and brings a perfect balance of new technology and tried and true scheduling skills to the practice. Sara’s goal is to provide an exceptional appointment or surgery scheduling experience.

Michael Piroli –
Patient Services Manager

With over 25 years of customer service knowledge Michael understands that every positive patient experience must be earned by developing a knowledgeable staff to deliver world class patient care. Michael has spent his entire life in the Reno/Tahoe area and enjoys spending time in the community.

Wendy Galvin –
Clinic Manager

Sara prides herself in a job well done and is extremely effective at enhancing all aspects of patient visits to Urology Nevada through her insightful means of scheduling for the best possible care and treatment. Sara is a true innovator and brings a perfect balance of new technology and tried and true scheduling skills to the practice. Sara’s goal is to provide an exceptional appointment or surgery scheduling experience.