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Urology Faculty

 

Werner de Riese
Werner de Riese MD, PhD

Professor Department of Urology

Dr. DeRiese sees patients at Bernard Mittemeyer Clinic at TTHUSC where he specializes in urologic oncology and renal transplant. 

J. Thomas Cammack MD

Professor Department of Urology, Assistant Program Director Department of Urology, Director of Robotics Program University Medical Center

Dr. Cammack is a general urologist who sees patients at the Bernhard Mittemeyer Clinic at TTUHSC. His clinical interests include stones, BPH, oncology and robotic surgery.

Alan Haynes
Allan Haynes MD

Associate Dean Office of Faculty Affairs and Development, Operating Room Medical Director University Medical Center, Professor Department of Urology, Academy of Communication in Healthcare Instructor

Dr. Haynes is a general urologist who sees patients at the Bernhard Mittemeyer Clinic at TTUHSC. His interests include faculty development and resident education and instruction.

Andrea Hirsch
Andrea B. Hirsch FNP-C

Nurse Practitioner

Ms. Hirsch sees patients at the Bernhard Mittemeyer Clinic at TTUHSC. She is a board certified urologic nurse practitioner with over 15 years of experience. She enjoys seeing both adults and children. Her clinical interests include urinary tract infections, urinary incontinence, nocturnal enuresis, voiding dysfunction, nephrolithiasis, and benign prostatic hypertrophy.

Melissa Sanford
Melissa T. Sanford MD

Assistant Professor Department of Urology, UMC Endowment of Excellence Professorship, Academy of Communication in Healthcare Instructor

Dr. Sanford sees patients at the Bernhard Mittemeyer Clinic at TTUHSC and UMC Southwest Medical Clinic. She is a board certified urologist fellowship trained in pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery. Her clinical interests include pelvic organ prolapse, urinary incontinence, genitourinary reconstruction, and neurogenic bladder.

Pranav Sharma
Pranav Sharma MD

Assistant Professor Department of Urology, Affiliate Southwest Cancer Center University Medical Center

Dr. Sharma sees patients at the Bernhard Mittemeyer Clinic at TTUHSC.  He is a board-certified urologist fellowship trained in urologic oncology. His clinical interests include bladder, prostate, kidney, testicular, penile, and adrenal cancers as well as retroperitoneal sarcomas.

Cynthia Smith
Cynthia Smith MD

Program Director Department of Urology, Chair Department of Urology, Professor Department of Urology, Pediatric Urology Division Director

Dr. Smith sees patients at the Bernhard Mittemeyer Clinic at TTUHSC. She is a board-certified urologist fellowship trained in pediatric urology. Her clinical interests include pediatric urology, urodynamics and voiding dysfunction, neurogenic bladder and urologic ultrasound.

Matthew Timberlake
Matthew Timberlake MD

Assistant Professor Department of Urology, Assistant Professor Department of Pediatrics

Dr. Timberlake sees patients at Covenant Children’s Hospital. He is a board-certified urologist fellowship trained in pediatric urology. His clinical interests include robotic and minimally invasive surgery, congenital urinary tract obstruction, undescended testes, vesicoureteral reflux, hypospadias, neurogenic bladder, pediatric renal tumors, perinatal urology, and complex reconstructive urologic surgery.

Kristen Sharma
Kristen Sharma, FNP-BC

Nurse Practitioner

 
Melissa Bowyer
Melissa Bowyer, APRN, FNP-C

Nurse Practitioner