Dr. Kanellos was raised in Reno. His education began at Elmcrest Elementary school and he completed his undergraduate education at University of Nevada, Reno. For his medical training he moved to Los Angeles where he attended the University of Southern California for both medical school and a urology residency. He is board certified by the American Board of Urology. He has a keen interest in minimally invasive surgery and has been a longstanding member of the Society of Robotic Surgeons. He has a particular interest and extensive experience in the management of prostate and renal cancer.