Stephen J. Winters, M.D., FACP

Stephen J. Winters, M.D.

Stephen J. Winters, M.D., FACP

  • Professor of Medicine
UofL Physicians Outpatient Center
401 East Chestnut Street, Ste. 310
Louisville, KY 40202

502-588-4600 - Patient Appointments
502-852-5237 - Academic Office


Clinical Expertise
Gonadal Disorders; Pituitary Disorders; Adrenal Disorders; General Endocrinology


Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine -
    Internal Medicine / Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Education and Training

  • Medical School: State University of New York at Syracuse
  • Residency: Strong Memorial Hospital, University of Rochester
  • Fellowship: National Institutes of Child Health and Human Development

Featured Publications

  • Appiah D, Nwabuo CC, Owoade DR, Samad J, Ebong I, Winters SJ. Family history of premature myocardial infarction modifies the associations between bilateral oophorectomy and cardiovascular disease mortality in a US national cohort of postmenopausal women. Menopause. 2020 Mar 2. doi: 10.1097/GME.0000000000001522. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 32132444.
  • Winters SJ. Laboratory Assessment of Testicular Function. 2020 Feb 29. In: Feingold KR, Anawalt B, Boyce A, Chrousos G, Dungan K, Grossman A, Hershman JM, Kaltsas G, Koch C, Kopp P, Korbonits M, McLachlan R, Morley JE, New M, Perreault L, Purnell J, Rebar R, Singer F, Trence DL, Vinik A, Wilson DP, editors. Endotext [Internet]. South Dartmouth (MA): MDText.com, Inc.; 2000-. Available from http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK279145/ PubMed PMID: 25905368.
  • Appiah D, Winters SJ. Hormone Therapy for Preventing Heart Failure in Postmenopausal Women. J Card Fail. 2020 Jan;26(1):13-14. doi: 10.1016/j.cardfail.2019.10.008. Epub 2019 Oct 23. PubMed PMID: 31655167.
  • Winters SJ. Systemic Lupus Erythematosus and Vitamin D: Should We Recommend That Our Patients Take Supplements? Am J Med Sci. 2019 Aug;358(2):93-94. doi: 10.1016/j.amjms.2019.05.009. Epub 2019 May 25. PubMed PMID: 31331458.
  • May PB Jr, Winters SJ. Weight-Bearing Physical Activity Influences the Effect of Vitamin D on Bone Turnover Markers in Patients with Intellectual Disability. South Med J. 2019 Aug;112(8):428-432. doi: 10.14423/SMJ.0000000000001010. PubMed PMID: 31375839.
  • Aydin BK, Winters SJ. Sex hormone binding globulin and anti-tumor necrosis factor-α therapy. J Pediatr. 2016 Oct;177:334. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2016.06.040. Epub 2016 Jul 26. PubMed PMID: 27470691.
  • Dharashivkar S, Wasser L, Baumgartner RN, King JC, Winters SJ. Obesity, maternal smoking and SHBG in neonates. Diabetol Metab Syndr. 2016 Jul 26;8:47. doi: 10.1186/s13098-016-0158-0. eCollection 2016. PubMed PMID: 27462374; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4960749.
  • Khera M, Broderick GA, Carson CC 3rd, Dobs AS, Faraday MM, Goldstein I, Hakim LS, Hellstrom WJ, Kacker R, Köhler TS, Mills JN, Miner M, Sadeghi-Nejad H, Seftel AD, Sharlip ID, Winters SJ, Burnett AL. Adult-Onset Hypogonadism. Mayo Clin Proc. 2016 Jul;91(7):908-26. doi: 10.1016/j.mayocp.2016.04.022. Epub 2016 Jun 21. Review. PubMed PMID: 27343020.
  • Aydın B, Winters SJ. Sex Hormone-Binding Globulin in Children and Adolescents. J Clin Res Pediatr Endocrinol. 2016 Mar 5;8(1):1-12. doi: 10.4274/jcrpe.2764. Epub 2015 Jan 18. Review. PubMed PMID: 26761949; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4805039.
  • Winters SJ. Monitoring testosterone levels in testosterone-treated men. Curr Med Res Opin. 2016;32(2):271-2. doi: 10.1185/03007995.2015.1118023. Epub 2015 Nov 25. PubMed PMID: 26551968.