Our Faculty


Dr. Weiss
Dr. Sadeghi
Dr. Patel

Robert E. Weiss, M.D.

Chief of Urology, Professor Program Director

Hossein Sadeghi, M.D.



Vladislav Bargman, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Nitin Patel, M.D.

Assistant Professor




The Faculty of the Division of Urology is extremely diverse with expertise in all major subspecialties. The main campus is at University Hospital (UH) in Newark , NJ. Affiliated hospitals include the Veteran Affairs New Jersey Health Care System (VANJHCS), Hackensack University Medical Center (HUMC), Newark Beth Israel (NBI) and St. Barnabas Medical Center (SBMC).

Dr. Robert E. Weiss is the Harris L. Willits Professor and Chief of the Division of Urology at Rutgers-New Jersey Medical School.  He is also the Program Director for the Urology Residency Program.  Dr. Weiss specializes in urologic oncology surgery – treating   bladder cancer, renal cancer, prostate and testis cancer.  He also treats patients with kidney stones and benign prostate disease.  He has particular expertise in laparoscopic and robotic surgery, as well as neobladder reconstruction and partial nephrectomy. Dr. Hossein Sadeghi-Nejad is Chief of Urology at VANJHCS. Dr. Sadeghi-Nejad specializes in male infertility and erectile dysfunction. Dr. Vladislav Bargman, Attending Professor, at University Hospital (UH) and specializes in Robotic and Laproscopic Surgery. Dr. Nitin Patel, Assistant Professor, at University Hospital (UH) specializes in all aspects of urology with an emphasis in minimally invasive urologic surgery. He has expertise in the field of robotic and reconstructive urology, urologic oncology, stone disease, female urology, and sexual dysfunction.


Urology Surgery Contact:

Department of Surgery

Division of Urology

140 Bergen Street, ACC G1680

Newark NJ, 07103


Mrs. Shaniqua Mitchell-Scruggs, Administrative/Residency Coordinator      

90 Bergen Street

Newark NJ, 07103

Phone Number: 973-972-4465

Fax Number: 973-972-3892   


Ms. Christine Ramdan             

Phone Number: 973-972-2888

Fax Number: 973-972-2892


Our Training Sites

East Orange VA


East Orange VA

Newark Beth Israel

East Orange VA

East Orange VA


Hackensack University Medical Center

St Barn

St. Barnabas Hospital