Kelly Casperson MD

Kelly Casperson, MD, Pacific Northwest Urology Specialist, female urology

Dr. Kelly Casperson was born and raised on the shores of Lake Superior, in Duluth, Minnesota. She went to college and medical school at the University of Minnesota and completed her surgical internship and urologic residency at the University of Colorado.

Since arriving in 2012, Dr. Casperson has earned a strong reputation in the community for her affability and trusting relationship with her patients and referring providers.  She enjoys practicing comprehensive urology and enjoys a diverse patient population of men, women and children. She is board certified by the American Board of Urology.


In addition to her general urology training, she has specific expertise in female urology, frequently called “urogynecology”. She is passionate about female pelvic health and incorporates both surgical and non-surgical treatment options in her discussions with patients.  She is a Key Opinion Leader and expert in both Interstim and Botox therapy for bladder leakage.  She also sees pts with prolapse, vulvar and vaginal symptoms of menopause and other pelvic pain syndromes.


In her free time she enjoys watching her two daughters grow, teaching herself to cook and quilt, and back country skiing and hiking with her husband and dog.

memberships: American Urological Association, Society of Women in Urology

Casey O'Keefe, MD, Pacific Northwest Urology Specialists, based in Bellingham, WA.

Casey O'Keefe MD

Dr. O'Keefe began his practice in Bellingham after completing his training at Emory University in Atlanta in 2002. Having been raised in British Columbia, Canada, Dr. O'Keefe completed both his undergraduate studies and his medical degree at McGill University in Montreal, Quebec, graduating in 1996. He then moved to Atlanta where he completed two years of general surgery training and his urology residency at Emory University.


Dr. O'Keefe received his certification from the American Board of Urology in 2006. He is a member of the American Urologic Association, the American Medical Association and The Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons. He is on the medical staff at St. Joseph Hospital in Bellingham. Dr. O'Keefe treats all urological disorders, with a special interest in prostate cancer, kidney cancer, and female incontinence surgery.


He lives with his wife Karen and two daughters and has many hobbies including cycling, boating and skiing.

memberships: American Urological Association, Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons

Daniel Reznicek, MD, from Pacific Northwest Urology Specialists, based in Bellingham, WA

Daniel Reznicek MD

Dr. Reznicek came to Bellingham from Baltimore, Maryland, where he completed his urology residency at the University of Maryland Medical Center. Originally from Cadillac, Michigan, he completed his undergraduate and medical degrees at Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska.


Dr. Reznicek treats all urological disorders with a special interest in treating erectile dysfunction, management of complex kidney stones, urological cancers, and robotic surgery. Over the course of his five years at Maryland, he trained under Dr. Andrew Kramer, one of the highest volume penile prosthesis surgeons in the US, providing Dr. Reznicek with a diverse and unique experience with respect to treating erectile dysfunction.  In addition to his penile prosthesis surgical experience, he has also authored several papers on prosthetic urology in the Journal of Sexual Medicine. His training also provided him with extensive experience performing "tubeless" PCNL in the management of large and complex kidney stones and robotic experience with a focus in the treatment of kidney and prostate cancers.  He is board eligible for the American Board of Urology.


Dr. Reznicek moved to Bellingham with his family and enjoys taking full advantage of the excellent fishing, camping and hiking that the area has to offer. He lives with his wife and two daughters.

memberships: American Urological Association, Sexual Medicine Society of North America

Daniel Roeter, MD, from Pacific Northwest Urology Specialists, based in Bellingham, WA. Robotic Surgeon.

Daniel Roeter MD

Dr.  Roeter returns to Bellingham after 10 long years away. He grew up in Spokane and moved to Vancouver, WA in 1998. After completing his undergraduate degree at WWU in 2006, he attended the University of Miami for medical school. During residency, he trained in urology at Wayne State University in Detroit. Dr. Roeter then specialized in minimally invasive and robotic urology under the tutelage of Dr. Inderbir Gill at the University of Southern California, one of the busiest robotics programs in the world.


Dr. Roeter treats all adult urologic conditions including enlarged prostate, kidney stones, and robotic approaches to prostate, kidney, and bladder cancer. He is board eligible by the American Board of Urology. During his free time, he enjoys playing soccer, hiking, and chasing his three young sons with help from his wife Caitlin, a fellow Viking.

memberships: American Urological Association

Elizabeth is our new physician assistant at Pacific Northwest Urology.

Elizabeth Hirshberg PA

Elizabeth grew up in Oakland, CA and has resided in the PNW for about ten years, originally moving to the area to attend Seattle University (2007-2011). She enjoys snowboarding, hiking, yoga and traveling in her free time, as well as watching Seahawks games. Her fiancé grew up in Bellingham, prompting them to move back to the area after she completed graduate school.  She is excited to call the area home and is drawn to its strong sense of community and easy access to the outdoors.


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