Robert McBeath, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Although born in Falls Church, Va., Dr. McBeath has lived in Las Vegas for more than 45 years. He hails from a well-respected medical family and is a third generation Nevadan. He founded Urology Specialists of Nevada in 1996 with the goal of creating the highest-quality and most technologically advanced urology practice in the Las Vegas Valley. He is married with four children and enjoys a variety of outdoor activities.

Education/TrainingProfessional Organizations
B.S. – University of Nevada (Reno)

M.D. – University of Nevada School of Medicine (Reno)

Specialty Residency Training: University of Arizona Health Sciences Center (Tucson)
American Urological Association

American Urological Association, Western Section

American Association of Clinical Urologist

Las Vegas Urological Society

Nevada State Medical Association

Clark County Medical Society

Las Vegas Urologic Society

Fellow, American College of Surgeons

Jason Zommick, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Dr. Zommick has been with Urology Specialists of Nevada since 2001, and has been board certified since 2003. He practices in all areas of general urology, specifically new technologies for prostate health. Dr. Zommick has a special interest in minimally invasive vasectomies, and has performed more than 2,000 procedures. In his quest to provide new and effective treatment options for his patients, Dr. Zommick has also helped to initiate clinical research at USONV. He is also a single digit handicap golfer, an accomplished magician, a chef always looking for the ultimate shrimp scampi recipe, an occasional salsa dancer with his wife Amanda, and a sideline soccer coach for his young son, Aiden.

Education/TrainingProfessional Organizations
B.A. – Brown University (Providence, Rhode Island)

M.D. – Brown University School of Medicine (Providence)

Specialty Residency Training: University of Southern California School of Medicine (Los Angeles)
American Urological Association

American Association of Clinical Urologists

Nevada State Medical Association

Clark County Medical Society

Las Vegas Urological Society

Fellow, American College of Surgeons

Michael Finkelstein, M.D.

Dr. Finkelstein was born on a naval base in Subic Bay, Philippines, and grew up in the suburbs of New York City. After finishing his residency, Dr. Finkelstein practiced in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, for two years. He joined Urology Specialists of Nevada in 2004, where he practices all aspects of general urology. He adores his family and is an avid skier, fly fisherman, and all-around outdoorsman.

Education/TrainingProfessional Organizations
B.A. – State University of New York at Binghamton

M.D. – Hahnemann University School of Medicine (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)

Specialty Residency Training: New York Medical College (Valhalla, New York)
American Urological Association

American Association of Clinical Urologists

Sexual Medical Society of North America

Las Vegas Urological Society

Mulugeta Kassahun, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Dr. Kassahun is a native of Ethiopia and is fluent in Ambaric (Ethiopia’s official language). He was a clinical pharmacist in Denver before deciding to pursue a medical degree, and to specialize in urology. He has been with Urology Specialists of Nevada since 2004 and he practices all forms of general urology with special interests in in treating prostate cancer and kidney cancer with robotics, kidney cancer treatment with laparoscopy, and robotic surgery for female pelvic reconstructive surgery for cystocele and rectocele. He is a retired Lieutenant Colonel from the U.S. Army Reserves, where he served two tours of duty in support of “Operation Iraqi Freedom.” His last tour was in Balad, Iraq. He enjoys jogging and is an avid reader.

Education/TrainingProfessional Organizations
B.S. – University of Colorado (Boulder)

M.D. – University of Wisconsin Medical School (Madison)

Specialty Residency Training: University of Rochester (New York)
American Urological Association

Fellow, American College of Surgeons

Las Vegas Urological Society

Avi Weiss, M.D.

Dr. Weiss was born in San Diego and grew up in Boston before moving to Las Vegas with his wife, Devra, and his daughter in 2009. His practice areas include urological cancers, endoscopic stone treatment, female incontinence and pelvic reconstruction, neurourology (the study of how the nervous system affects the urinary system), benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), and sexual medicine. Dr. Weiss is fluent in Hebrew, and enjoys skiing, softball, hiking, cycling, and philanthropy.

Education/TrainingProfessional Organizations
B.S. – Massachusetts Institute of Technology

M.D. – Boston University School of Medicine

Specialty Residency Training: Medical University of South Carolina
American Urologic Association

Maimonides Society

Las Vegas Urological Society

Michael Becker, D.O.

Dr. Becker is originally from Los Angeles, and joined Urology Specialists of Nevada after fulfilling his obligation to the U.S. Army, where he was selected for promotion to Lieutenant Colonel prior to his separation in July 2010. His last assignment was as staff at Tripler Army Medical Center in Honolulu. Dr. Becker is a board-certified radiation oncologist, with a primary interest in urologic oncology. He is married with 3 children.

Education/TrainingProfessional Organizations
B.S. – Santa Clara University

D.O. – Des Moines University

Specialty Residency Training – Wayne State University/Karmanos Cancer Center (Detroit, MI)
American Society for Radiation Oncology

Las Vegas Urological Society

David V. Ludlow, M.D.

Dr. Ludlow was raised in Utah and spent many years living abroad, in places such as Germany, Israel and Taiwan where he became fluent in Mandarin Chinese. He completed his urologic surgery residency at Ohio State University where he received extensive training in robotic surgery and other minimally invasive surgical techniques. He has extensive research experience including numerous presentations at national conferences.

Dr. Ludlow moved to Las Vegas and joined Urology Specialists of Nevada in August 2014 and became board certified in 2016. He is married with four daughters and enjoys basketball, golfing, and competing in endurance races including marathons and triathlons.

Education/TrainingProfessional Organizations
B.A. – Brigham Young University (Provo, UT)

M.D. – The University of Utah School of Medicine (Salt Lake City, UT)

Specialty Residency Training - The Ohio State University Department of Urology
American Endourological Society

American College of Surgeons

American Urological Association

Sarah Ryan, M.D.

Dr. Sarah Ryan is originally from Knoxville, Tennessee. She received her undergrad in Biology and Chemistry from Converse College in Spartanburg, South Carolina. From there, she attended medical school at the University of Tennessee. In 2005, Dr. Ryan completed a prestigious fellowship in urodynamics, incontinence, and pelvic reconstruction at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, CA. She has 3 publications and over 17 presentations to her name as well as extensive research experience. Dr. Ryan is board-certified in urology and in female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery, with a primary interest in female urology. For the past 9 years, Dr. Ryan was in private practice in Billings, Montana. She moved to Las Vegas and joined Urology Specialists of Nevada in October 2014. She is married with one daughter and enjoys outdoor activities such as running, skiing, and tennis as well as cooking and traveling.

Education/TrainingProfessional Organizations
B.A. – Converse College (Spartanburg, S.C.)

M.D. – University of Tennessee, College of Medicine (Memphis, TN)

Specialty Residency Training: University of Tennessee Medical Center (Memphis, TN)

Fellowship: Urodynamics, Incontinence, and Pelvic Reconstruction at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center (Los Angeles, CA)
American Urological Association

Society of Women in Urology

Society of Urodynamics and Female Urology

University of Tennessee College of Medicine Alumni Association

Converse College Alumni Association

Montana Medical Association
Dr. Craig Hunter

Craig Hunter, D.O.

Dr. Hunter was raised in Cedar City, Utah to a large farming family. He and his wife and children spent a year in India, where he took part in a surgery fellowship at the Kulkarni Center for Reconstructive Urology, where he learned advanced urethral reconstructive techniques. This time overseas provided he and his family a unique and priceless cultural experience. Hunter has published several articles in professional journals and delivered numerous presentations and lectures on urology. He specializes in stone surgery, robotic reconstructive urology and urethral structure disease.

Dr. Hunter enjoys community service. He has contributed by providing sports physicals for professional sports teams, underserved high school athletes, and homeless shelter clinics. He has been active in leadership for the Boy Scouts of America for over 12 years.

Education/TrainingProfessional Organizations
B.S. – Southern Utah University (Cedar City Utah)

D.O. – Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine (Glendale, Arizona)

Specialty Residency Training: Chief resident at the Detroit Medical Center, Michigan State University Consortium (Detroit, Michigan)

Fellowship: Trauma and Reconstruction (Society of Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgeons – GURS) at Kulkarni Center for Reconstructive Urology, Pune, India
American Medical Association

American Urologic Association

American College of Surgeons

American College of Osteopathic Surgeons

American Osteopathic Association

Michigan Urologic Society

American Urological Association North Central Section

Société International D’Urologie

Society of Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgeons

Bert Wadsworth, PA-C

Adelbert Wadsworth, better known as Bert, is originally from Panaca, Nevada. He obtained his undergraduate degree from Southern Utah University in Cedar City, Utah. From there, Bert relocated to Las Vegas to attend Touro University, where he gained valuable experience in various specialities. He took those skills with him and worked in family practice, further enhancing his professional knowledge. In November of 2013, Bert was welcomed to Urology Specialists of Nevada.

Education/TrainingProfessional Organizations
B.S. – Southern Utah University

M.S. – Touro University Nevada (Henderson)
American Academy of Physician Assistants

Jeanette Foronda, PA-C

Women and men seeking urology care can take great confidence in the experience and skills Jeanette Foronda brings to this practice. Fluent in Spanish, she is originally from the Washington DC metro area where she grew up. She has over 10 years of experience as a physician assistant in urology and other specialty practices, serving as a physician assistant for California-based Ampla Health, the Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center in Baltimore and Alexandria Urological Associates in Virginia and is board-certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistant.

Jeanette enjoys travel, including her favorite destinations of London and Curacao, and spending time with her pet Yorkie.

 

Education/TrainingProfessional Organizations
B.S. – Kettering College of Medical Arts (Kettering, Ohio)
American Academy of Physician Assistant
American Urological Association

Lisa Logan, PA-C

Born and raised in Las Vegas, Lisa Logan has more than 10 years of experience as a physician assistant in various medical practice areas, most recently working in the adult medicine practice for Southwest Medical Associates. As a physician assistant, she aides the practice in all aspects of urology. Logan received her medical training from the MEDEX Northwest Physician Assistant Program at the University of Washington School of Medicine in Seattle and is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants.

Dedicated to her profession, when she isn’t providing patient care, you can find her taking planning and taking various road trips.

Education/TrainingProfessional Organizations
B.S. - University of Washington School of Medicine (Seattle, Washington)
American Academy of Physician Assistants

Nevada Academy of Physician Assistants

Association of Family Practice Physician Assistant