Gary Chien, MD
Program Director

Medical School: State University of New York Downstate Medical Center
Residency Training: Kaiser Pemanente Los Angeles Medical Center
Fellowship Training: University of Chicago, Robotics/Endourology
Clinical Interests: Renal Cancer, Renal Stone Cancer Disease/Endourology, Minimally Invasive Surgery/Oncology

David Finley, MD
Associate Program Director, Director of Robotic Surgery

Medical School: UC Irvine
Residency Training: UC Irvine
Fellowship Training: UCLA fellowship in Urologic Oncology
Clinical Interests: Robotic Surgery, MRI imaging of the prostate

Polina Reyblat, MD
Chief of Service

Medical School: University of Southern California
Residency Training: University of Southern California
Clinical Interests: Reconstruction of pelvic floor and prolapse, Female and male incontinence and voiding dysfunction, Management of neurogenic bladder, the use of botulinum toxin for voiding dysfunction, and sacral and pudendal nerve modulation in voiding dysfunction.

Steven J Jacobsen, MD, PhD
Director, Department of Research and Evaluation

Medical School: Medical College of Wisconsin, and PhD from the University of Illinois at Chicago in Epidemiology
Clinical Interests: California Men’s Health Study and the Olmsted County Study of Urinary Symptoms and Health Status among Men.

Stacey Carter, MD

Medical School: University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio
Residency Training: UCLA
Fellowship Training: UCLA
Clinical Interests: Minimally invasive Urology, Treating and preventing Nephrolithiasis, EndoUrology

Gene Huang, MD

Medical School: Northeast Ohio Medical University
Residency Training: Loma Linda University
Fellowship Training: Texas Children's Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine
Clinical Interests: Pediatric Urology

Jon Kaswick, MD

Medical School: University of California, Los Angeles School of Medicine
Fellowship Training: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Clinical Interests: Bladder Cancer, Locally Advanced Renal Cancer

Mark Lassoff, MD, MBA, MPH
Assistant Chief of Service, Assistant Director of Perioperative Services, Los Angeles Medical Center

Medical School: University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
Residency Training: USC
Fellowship Training: Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles
Clinical Interests: stone diseases, complex renal stone surgeries, and general urology.

Monica M. Metzdorf, MD

Medical School: University of California, San Diego
Residency Training: U.C. San Diego
Fellowship Training: Pediatric Urology Fellowship at A.I. DuPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, DE

Charles Shapiro, MD

Residency Training: Stanford University
Clinical Interests: Evaluation of micro-hematuria, intermittent hormonal therapy for prostate cancer, and intermittent self-catheterization to manage urinary retention.

Christopher Tenggardjaja, MD

Medical School: Northwestern University
Residency Training: Loma Linda University
Fellowship Training: Voiding Dysfunction at Cleveland Clinic
Clinical Interests: Female pelvic medicine, voiding dysfunction, reconstruction