Your Care Team
If you live outside the service area of our medical centers, use our Provider Directory to find a urologist near you. If you need help finding a specialist or have questions about your health plan's coverage, contact Member Services.
Cristopher Garlitz, MD
"I value my patients and our doctor-patient relationship. I use patience, education, empathy, and an excellent bedside manner, to help my patients make informed decisions on their care."
Christopher Harris, MD
"I have a true belief in the patient as a person and want to pay full attention to his or her illness, not only from the medical/technical point of view, but also from functional and emotional perspectives."
Josephine Hidalgo-Tamola, MD
"The patient-doctor relationship is based on mutual trust and respect. My goal as a physician is to develop a strong relationship with my patients and together establish a plan of care."
Carter Le, MD
"General surgery internship, general surgery and urology residency, George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, D.C., 1999-2005."
Marc Lowe, MD
"I believe members should have access to care that combines a respectful patient/physician team-oriented approach with the latest in modern technology. I consider myself a strong advocate of consumer education and physician accessibility."
Jian Ma, MD
"It is my goal to provide the highest quality, personalized care for all of my patients. In my practice, the patient's needs and concerns come first."
Robert Ostericher, MD
"I view my role as a consultant to help educate patients regarding their condition and to guide them in making choices, while taking into consideration their medical conditions, desires and personal philosophy."
Francis Schumann, MD
"I believe strongly in patients taking an active role in their medical management. I see my role as laying out the pros and cons of all possible medical options and then allowing patients to choose the course most fitting to their philosophy of life."
Wendy Siu, MD
"I believe in educating my patients about their health care and working together with them to make medical decisions."
Gjanje Smith, MD
"One of the biggest gifts in my life besides my family is being blessed with the ability and the privilege of doing my job. I believe partnership and communication with my patients is crucial as I strive to provide them with the education they need to make well-informed decisions regarding their care."
Jerome Zink, MD
"I believe patient-physician communication is essential to quality patient care."