Our Team

Physicians

Wichita Urology Group’s board-certified, compassionate team of physicians are also skilled surgeons with vast experience in robotic and minimally invasive surgery, prostate disease, male infertility, erectile dysfunction and all facets of the male and female urinary system, including incontinence, stone disease and urinary oncology.

Richard Eric Steinberger, MD

Board Certified by the American Board of Urology

Dr. Steinberger received his medical degree from Universita di Torino, Torino, Italy. He completed his internship and residencies in the specialties of surgery and urology at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI. Dr. Steinberger also completed a fellowship in urology at St. James Hospital, Dublin, Ireland. Board certified by the American Board of Urology, Dr. Steinberger has been in practice since 1989.

Education

Medical Degree: Universita di Torino, Torino, Italy

Residency: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Fellowship: St. James Hospital, Dublin, Ireland

Practice Locations

  • Anthony Medical Center
  • Healthcare Authority of Wellington
  • South Central Kansas Medical Center

Ayham J. Farha, MD

Board Certified by the American Board of Urology

Dr. Farha received his medical degree from the American University of Beirut in Lebanon. He completed his internship and residencies in the specialties of surgery and urology at State University of New York Health Science Center in Syracuse, NY. Board certified by the American Board of Urology, Dr. Farha has been in practice since 1989.

Education

Medical Degree: American University of Beirut, Lebanon

Residency: State University of New York, Health Science Center, Syracuse, NY

Practice Locations

  • William Newton Memorial

George Zakharia, MD

Board Certified by the American Board of Urology

Dr. Zakharia received his medical degree from the American University of Beirut in Lebanon. He completed his internship and residencies in the specialties of surgery and urology at the SUNY Health Science Center in Syracuse, NY. Board certified by the American Board of Urology, Dr. Zakharia has been in practice since 1991.

Education

Medical Degree: American University of Beirut, Lebanon

Residency: SUNY, Health Science Center, Syracuse, NY

Practice Locations

  • Susan B. Allen Memorial

James H. Gilbaugh III, MD, FACS

Board Certified by the American Board of Urology

Dr. Gilbaugh received his medical degree from Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, OR. He completed his internship and residencies in the specialties of surgery and urology at UCSD Medical Center, San Diego, CA. Dr. Gilbaugh also did a fellowship in Male Reproductive Medicine and Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine, Scott Department of Urology in Houston, TX. Board certified by the American Board of Urology, Dr. Gilbaugh has been in practice since 1994.

Education

Medical Degree: Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, OR

Residency: UCSD Medical Center, San Diego, CA

Fellowship: Baylor College of Medicine, Scott Department of Urology, Houston, TX

Gregory F. Byrd, MD

Board Certified by the American Board of Urology

Dr. Byrd received his medical degree from the University of Washington in Seattle, Washington. He completed his internship and residencies in the specialties of surgery and urology at the Medical College of Wisconsin. Dr. Byrd joined the practice in August 2007.

Education
Medical Degree: University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Residency: Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

Practice Locations

  • Mercy Hospital
  • Rice County

Fadi N. Joudi, MD, FACS

Board Certified by the American Board of Urology

Dr. Joudi received his medical degree from the American University of Beirut, in Beirut, Lebanon. He completed his internship in internal medicine at St. Louis University, in St. Louis, MO, and completed residencies in urology at the University of Toronto, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, and at the University of Iowa, in Iowa City, Iowa. He completed a fellowship in urologic oncology at the University of Iowa and then joined the Department of Urology there as an assistant professor. Dr. Joudi is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and board certified by the American Board of Urology. He joined the group in July 2010.

Education
Medical Degree: American University of Beirut, Lebanon

Internship: St. Louis University, in St. Louis, MO

Residency: University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada and University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa

Urologic Oncology Fellowship: University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa

Certifications: Fellow, American College of Surgeons

Practice Locations

  • Ninnescah Valley Health
  • Pratt Regional Medical

Timothy A. Richardson, MD

Board Certified by the American Board of Urology

Dr. Richardson received his medical degree from the University Of Kansas School Of Medicine, in Kansas City, KS. He completed his residency in urology at the University Of Nebraska Medical Center, in Omaha, Nebraska, then joined the Urology Center, P.C. in Omaha, Nebraska. Dr. Richardson is certified by the American College of Surgeons and board certified by the American Board of Urology. He joined the group in July 2012.

Education
Medical Degree: University Of Kansas School Of Medicine, Kansas City, KS

Residency: University Of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska

Certifications: American College of Surgeons

Practice Locations

  • Dodge City Medical Center

Jeffrey S. Davis, MD

Board Certified by the American Board of Urology

Dr. Davis received his medical degree from the University Of Nebraska, College of Medicine in Omaha, Nebraska. He completed his internship in General Surgery followed by his residency in Urologic Surgery at Oklahoma University Health Science Center, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and he is board certified by the American Board of Urology. He joined the group in August 2013.

Education
Medical Degree: University Of Nebraska, College of Medicine, Omaha, Nebraska

Internship: Oklahoma University, Health Science Center, Oklahoma City, OK

Residency: Oklahoma University, Health Science Center, Oklahoma City, OK

Philippe Nabbout, MD

Dr. Nabbout attended Saint-Joseph School of Medicine in Beirut, Lebanon where he received his Medical Degree in 2006 and earned a diploma for Laproscopic Surgery in 2009.

He completed his Residency in Urology at Oklahoma University Health Science Center where he completed a fellowship training for Endourology and Robotic Surgery.

Dr. Nabbout is a member of the American Urological Society and will be board eligible in July of 2017 through the American Board of Urology.

Education
Medical Degree: Saint-Joseph University School of Medicine, Beirut, Lebanon

Laparoscopic surgery Diploma: Saint-Joseph University School of Medicine, Beirut, Lebanon

Residency: Oklahoma University, Health Science Center, Oklahoma City, OK

Fellowship: Oklahoma University Health science center (Endourology and robotic surgery)

Advanced Practice Providers

Training, experience and continuing education fuel our practice and that expertise shows in each one of our advanced practice providers. At Wichita Urology Group, you can expect professionals with years of experience in their specialty, experts who foster relationships between doctors and patients for paramount patient care during every single visit and interaction that you have at Wichita Urology Group.

Landon Snell, PA-C

Receiving his Bachelor of Science in Biology from McPherson College in 2007, Landon has been with Wichita Urology since 2010. He completed a Masters of Physician Assistant from Wichita State in 2010 and immediately became a licensed physician assistant by the State of Kansas and certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. Landon currently works under the supervision of the doctors Farha, Zakharia, Byrd, and Joudi.

Nicholas L. Kraus, APRN

Nick received his Bachelors of Science in Nursing from Newman University in 2012 and went on to complete his Masters in Science of Nursing from Maryville University of St. Louis in 2015. Nick joined Wichita Urology in 2016 as a Nurse Practitioner and is certified by the American Academy as an Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner. Nick currently works under the supervision of doctors Joudi, Byrd, Farha and Zakharia.

Amy M. Poindexter, APRN

Amy received her Bachelors of Science in Nursing from Wichita State University in 2003. With a passion for patient care and eager to expand her knowledge, she continued on to the University of Kansas School of Nursing where she earned her Masters of Science in Nursing in 2016. Amy came on board at Wichita Urology in February 2017 as a Nurse Practitioner. She currently works under the supervision of doctors Joudi, Byrd, Farha and Zakharia.