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Urology Nevada’s 9 physicians are Board Certified by the American Board of Urology, the standards-setting body that oversees practitioners in the United States.
Just as important, each doctor and practitioner is fully committed to doing everything possible to evolve urologic care. This commitment comes in the form of attending training courses on new and emerging technologies, national conferences, and other continuing medical education opportunities.
It’s a commitment, housed in Radiation Oncology, that demonstrates the practice’s use of the very latest, cutting-edge technology to offer greater precision and fewer side effects. It’s a commitment by the doctors to staff each of the practice’s three centers with the most skilled professionals anywhere. In short, it’s a commitment to you and your well being.
Dr. Drew attended the University of Arizona where he earned his undergraduate degree. After a year at University of California, Irvine medical school, he completed his M.D. degree at the Medical College of Wisconsin in 1987. Dr. Drew is board certified by the American Board of Urology, and has been practicing urology in the Reno/Tahoe area since 1990. His interests are wide-ranging, including all areas of adult and pediatric urology.
Dr. Freeman completed medical school at the Indiana University School of Medicine after his undergraduate studies at the University of Notre Dame. He is fellowship trained in urologic oncology by the Norris Cancer Center at the University of Southern California, where he also completed his urology residency. Dr. Freeman is board certified by the American Board of Urology, is a member of the Society of Urologic Oncologists, and is a fellow in the American Cancer Society. He has recently received training for the da Vinci robotic system, and his clinical interests include laparascopic surgery, urologic cancer and reconstructive surgery, as well as general urology.
Prior to beginning his practice in Reno, Dr. Freeman was on staff with the urology department at the University of North Carolina. He and his wife and four children have enjoyed living in Reno since 1999.
Dr. Garey-Sage was raised in Northern Nevada and attended the University of Oregon and University of Nevada Reno for his undergraduate degree. He completed medical school at the University of Nevada School of Medicine. He did his residency at Washington Hospital Center in Washington D.C., Mt Sinai Hospital of Chicago, and The University of Chicago. He is certified by the American Board of Urology. He has been practicing Urology in Northern Nevada Since 1990. He enjoys multiple outdoor activities including hiking in the summer, skiing in the winter and traveling.
Dr. Goode earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Brigham Young University in 2004. He then completed his medical degree from the University of Virginia School of Medicine in 2008. He completed his urology residency training at the University at Buffalo, with training that includes laparoscopic surgery. He has presented and published research in the area of prostate cancer.
Dr. Goode is originally from Virginia, but grew up in a military family, moving frequently throughout the US and abroad. His wife Erika is a native of Reno. They have five children. He enjoys outdoor activities with his family, music, and playing tennis and racquetball.
Dr. Hald earned his Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees from California State University, Fullerton. He completed his medical degree at the University of California, Irvine School of Medicine in 1990. After two years of general surgery residency at the University of Nevada, School of Medicine, he transferred and completed his urological surgery residency at the University of California, Irvine. He also completed advanced training in Male Infertility and Sexual Dysfunction at the University of California, Los Angeles where his training included advanced microsurgical techniques as well as the surgical management of Peyrone’s disease.
Dr. Hald is board certified by the American Board of Urology and has held numerous leadership positions and served on various Boards and Commissions in the local and state medical community. He is a past President of the Nevada State Medical Association and the Washoe County Medical Society. His urological interests include all aspects of Adult and Pediatric Urology.
Dr. Hald is married to Amanda and has three children. In his free time, he enjoys fly fishing, snow skiing, mountain biking, hiking in the Sierra Nevada canyons and Reno foothills.
Dr. Kanellos was raised in Reno. His education began at Elmcrest Elementary school and he completed his undergraduate education at University of Nevada, Reno. For his medical training he moved to Los Angeles where he attended the University of Southern California for both medical school and a urology residency. He is board certified by the American Board of Urology. He has a keen interest in minimally invasive surgery and has been a longstanding member of the Society of Robotic Surgeons. He has a particular interest and extensive experience in the management of prostate and renal cancer.
Dr Kanellos is married with two children. He enjoys living and working in his hometown where he continues to ski in the winter and cycle in the summer.
Dr. Remy W. Lamberts was raised here in Northern Nevada where he attended Reno High School playing varsity soccer, mountain biking, skiing, and windsurfing. His parents, Dr. Eric Lamberts and Dr. Karen McDermott, are both primary care physicians in the area and instilled the importance of kindness, compassion, and integrity in medicine. After obtaining his Bachelors of Science, majoring in physics with a minor in mathematics, he spent a year and a half in France in one of the premier diabetes labs doing research on islet cell transplantation.
Moving back to Reno, he attended University of Nevada School of Medicine where he was awarded “best student in surgery” in his class and was additionally elected to the Alpha-Omega-Alpha Honor Medical Society. He then completed his six year residency in Urology at Stanford Hospitals & Clinics where he participated in research on health policy, MRI fusion biopsy, kidney stone disease winning the WSAUA health policy essay contest and publishing six peer reviewed journal articles. His training covered the breadth of general urology but had emphasis on cutting edge ureteroscopic technology, Da Vinci robotic procedures for kidney and prostate cancer, bladder cancer, and minimally invasive therapies for enlarged prostates.
He is excited to be back in Reno with his family, serving his community, and enjoying the recreational and outdoor opportunities in the area! He is most recently engaged to Lyndsay Budak and they look forward to raising a family here together in this blossoming city and community.
Dr. McCormack earned a Bachelor of Arts in history from Princeton University, and his medical degree at Stanford University in 2001. Following, he completed his urologic residency at Stanford, where his training included laparoscopic renal surgery, robot assisted laparoscopic techniques using the da Vinci® Surgical System, and other minimally invasive techniques in the treatment of urologic disease. Dr. McCormack is board certified by the American Board of Urology, and is a member of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons.
In addition to cancer and stone disease, Dr. McCormack’s clinical interests also include men’s health, notably hormone replacement therapy, as well as voiding dysfunction. He incorporates state of the art treatment techniques, including Urolift® and Green Light photovaporization for prostate, as well as botox for bladder.
He moved to Reno in 2007 with his wife and two children, where he has continued to participate in triathlons and open water swimming.
Dr. Timothy J. Redden, a native of South Bend, IN, earned a Bachelor of Arts in Comparative Literature and French language and Literature at Washington University in Saint Louis, MO and a Doctorate of Medicine at Saint Louis University. He completed his residency in Urology in the joint program at the Charette Portsmouth Naval Medical Center and Eastern Virginia Medical School. Dr. Redden is trained in the use of the Da Vinci robot, minimally invasive, laparoscopic, endoscopic, and microscopic surgical techniques to treat a wide variety of urologic conditions from urologic cancer, voiding dysfunction, infertility, to female urology. He is board certified by the American Board of Urology, and is a member of the American Urologic Association.
Before joining Urology of Nevada, Dr. Redden served the United States Navy as a Urologist with postings at the Naval Medical Center San Diego, Branch Medical Clinic, Chinhae, South Korea, Naval Hospital Pensacola and Naval Medical Center Portsmouth. In his leisure time, he enjoys playing tennis, cycling, watersports, movies and theater. Dr. Redden is thrilled to join the Urology of Nevada family. With his wife and three teenage daughters, he very much looks forward to becoming an integral part of the wonderful Reno community and taking advantage of all that this vibrant area has to offer.
Cheryl attended Western Nevada College where she earned her Associate Degree in Nursing. After working for several years as a registered nurse, she decided to return to school to become a Nurse Practitioner. She graduated from the University of Nevada, Reno with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing and her Masters of Science with a major in Nursing and Family Nurse Practitioner. Cheryl is board certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and has been practicing in the Reno area as a Nurse Practitioner since 2001. Before starting at Urology Nevada in 2010, Cheryl spent several years working in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology.
Derek was raised just outside of Phoenix, Az. He completed his undergraduate degree at Arizona State University, and then moved to Virginia to complete his Physician Assistant training at the George Washington University. After completing his training, he and his family made Reno their home as he joined the clinical team at Urology Nevada. Derek is board certified through the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. In addition to his clinical interests in urology, Derek enjoys spending time with his wife and two children. He is an avid hiker, camper, and enjoys any time spent with his family outdoors.
Corinna L. Jewell, BSPAS PA-C graduated Cum Laude from South University in Savannah, Georgia with her Physician Assistant degree in 2006. She completed internships in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine, Neurology, Pediatrics, and Psychology, with an emphasis in Urology. She pursued a BS in Biology with a Minor in Chemistry from Georgia State University. She is board certified through the American Academy of Physician Assistants and holds membership with the Nevada Academy of Physician Assistants, California Academy of Physician Assistants, and Georgia Academy of Physician Assistants. After obtaining her Physician Assistant degree in 2006 she returned to Reno and joined the clinical team at Urology Nevada. Her dedication and experience in the specialty of Urology has made her an integral provider of patient care to our community. Corinna enjoys many outdoor activities, but spends most of her free time traveling with her two children to their various extracurricular and sporting events.
Jeremy grew up locally and attended college in Kentucky where he graduated Summa Cum Laude with degrees in Physical Science and Mathematics. He later received his Physician Assistant training through the University of California-Davis. Jeremy is certified through the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. He has diverse experience in multiple fields of medicine and enjoys all aspects of Urologic disorders.