Vivian Lewis, M.D.

Vivian Lewis, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 668
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 487-3378
Fax: (585) 334-8998
Administrative: (585) 273-2760

Journal Articles

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2014 Jul 10
Legro RS, Brzyski RG, Diamond MP, Coutifaris C, Schlaff WD, Casson P, Christman GM, Huang H, Yan Q, Alvero R, Haisenleder DJ, Barnhart KT, Bates GW, Usadi R, Lucidi S, Baker V, Trussell JC, Krawetz SA, Snyder P, Ohl D, Santoro N, Eisenberg E, Zhang H, . "Letrozole versus clomiphene for infertility in the polycystic ovary syndrome." The New England journal of medicine. 2014 Jul 10; 371(2):119-29.
2014 May 29
Martina CA, Mutrie A, Ward D, Lewis V. "A Sustainable Course in Research Mentoring." Clinical and translational science. 2014 May 29; Epub 2014 May 29.
Lewis, V; Barnhart, J; Houghton, JL; Charney P. "A brief office intervention improved referral rates for hypertension control in women". International Journal of Cardiology. 2010; 134: 204-206.
Song, GJ; Herko, R; Lewis, V. "Location of semen collection and time interval from collection to use for intrauterine insemination (IUI)". Fertility and Sterility. 2007; 88(6): 1689-91.
Barnhart, J; Lewis, V; Houghton, JL; Charney, P. "Physician Barriers to Providing Coronary Risk Prevention: Survey Results from the Women and Heart Disease Physician Education Initiative". Women's Health Issues. 2007; 17(2): 93-100.
Lewis, V; Queenan, JT; Hoeger, K; Stevens, J; Guzick, DS. "Clomiphene citrate monitoring for intrauterine insemination timing-a randomized trial." Fertility and Sterility. 2006; 85: 402-406.
Song GJ, Norkus EP, Lewis V. "Relationship between seminal ascorbic acid and sperm DNA integrity in infertile men." International journal of andrology. 2006 29(6):569-75.
2005 May
Lewis V, Hoeger K. "Prevention of coronary heart disease: a nonhormonal approach." Seminars in reproductive medicine. 2005 May; 23(2):157-66.
Lewis, V. "New hormone therapy formulations and routes of delivery-meeting the need of your patients in the post WHI world". OBG Management. 2004; S6: 11-18. Link
Lewis, V. "Polycystic ovary syndrome: a diagnostic challenge." Infertility and Reproductive Medicine Clinics of North America. 2003; 14: 497-516. Link
Lewis, V; Pearson, T. "Prevention of heart disease-beyond hormone replacement therapy". Menopausal Medicine. 2003; 11: 5-11. Link
Archer, DA; Dorin, M; Lewis, V; Schneider, DL; Pickar, J. "Effects of lower doses of conjugated equine estrogens and medroxyprogesterone acetate on endometrial bleeding". Fertility and Sterility. 2001; 75: 6.
Lewis, V. "Polycystic ovary syndrome: a diagnostic challenge". Obstet Gynecol Clin No Amer. 2001; 28: 1. Link
Lewis, V. "Evaluating and managing the hirsute patient". OBG management. 2001; 13: 28.
Feigenbaum, SL; Miller, P; Kaufmann, R; Elkind-Hirsch, K; Fein, SH; Marshall, DC: Bravelle Ovulation Study Group; Lewis, V. "A new highly purified human derived FSH is a effective and well tolerated as recombinant Follitropin-beta in ovulation induction in infertilewomen with ovulatory dysfunction". Today's Therapeutic Trends. 2001; 19: 297-313. Link
1999 Feb
Lewis V, Saller DN, Kouides RW, Garza J. "Survey of genetic screening for oocyte donors." Fertility and sterility. 1999 Feb; 71(2):278-81.
Lewis, V; DeVico, A; Greenlaw, J; Saller, DN. "Genetic screening of oocyte donors: an overview". Assisted Reproduction Reviews. 1999; 9: 95-103. Link
Centola GM, Weisensel SP, Lewis V, Andolina EG, Herko RC. "Time course of spontaneous in vitro sperm acrosome reaction." Journal of andrology. 1997 18(5):556-62.
1995 Nov
Graham MC, Partridge AB, Lewis V, Phipps WR. "A prospective comparison of Synthetic Serum Substitute and human serum albumin in culture for in vitro fertilization-embryo transfer." Fertility and sterility. 1995 Nov; 64(5):1036-8.
1990 Mar
Lewis V, Khan-Dawood F, King M, Beckmann C, Dawood MY. "Retention of intrauterine fetal bone increases menstrual prostaglandins." Obstetrics and gynecology. 1990 Mar; 75(3 Pt 2):561-3.
Lewis, V; Goldfien, A; Day, J; Roberts, JM;. "Rabbit alveolar beta adrenergic receptors increase with gestational age". American Journal Obstetrics & Gynecology. 1990; 162: 269.
1989 Jul
Dawood MY, Lewis V, Ramos J. "Cortical and trabecular bone mineral content in women with endometriosis: effect of gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonist and danazol." Fertility and sterility. 1989 Jul; 52(1):21-6.
Tsibris, JCM; Lewis, V; Langenberg, PW; Chatterton, RT; Spellacy, WN. "Cervical mucus enzymes as markers of the women's fertile period". Int. J. Gynecology Obstetrics. 1989; 51: 73. Link
Roberts, JM; Lewis, V; Mize, N; Tsuchiya, A; Starr, J. "Human platelet alpha-adrenergic receptors and responses during pregnancy". American Journal Obstetrics & Gynecology. 1986; 154: 206.
Lewis, V. "Female dyspareunia". Pain & Analgesia. 1986; 2: 7. Link
Monroe, SE; Henzel, MR; Martin, MC; Schriock, E; Lewis, V; Nerenberg, C; Jaffe, RB. "Ablation of folliculogenesis in women by a single does of gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonist: Significance of time of cycle". Fertility and Sterility. 1985; 43: 362.
Lewis, V; Katz, M; Roberts, JH;. "Distribution of adrenergic receptors does not explain regional differences in blood flow in the pregnant uterus". American Journal Obstetrics Gynecology. 1984; 249: 860.
Reyniak, JV; Lewis, V. "Hyperprolactinemic disorders". Mt. Sinai Journal of Medicine (New York). 1980; 47: 612.


Lewis, V. "Genetic screening of potential oocyte donors". Donor egg IVF. Allahbadia, GN. New Delhi: Jaypee Brothers Medical Press, 2009. 170-176
Lewis, V. Handbook of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility. Lewis V. Austin TX: Landes Bioscience, 2007.
Grady-Weliky T, Lewis, V. "Premenstrual syndrome". Primary Care for Women. Leppert P, Hartmann D. Philadelphia: Lippincott, 2004.
Abramowicz J, Lewis V. "Hysterosalpingography of the Myometrium". Gynecologic Imaging. Anderson JC. London: Churchill-Livingstone, 1999.
Lewis V, Abramowicz J. "Hysterosalpingography of the Endometrium". Gynecologic Imaging. Anderson JC. London: Churchill-Livingstone, 1999.
Lewis V, Abramowicz J. "Hysterosalpingography of the Fallopian Tubes". Gynecologic Imaging. Anderson JC. London: Churchill-Livingstone, 1999.
Abramowicz J, Lewis V. "Plain radiography and flouroscopy". Gynecologic Imaging. Anderson JC. London: Churchill-Livingstone, 1999.
Lewis V. "Hyperprolactinemia". Clinical Reproductive Medicine. Cowan B, Seifer D. Philadelphia: Lippincott-Raven, 1997.
Lewis V. "Biology of early pregnancy loss". Loss during pregnancy and the early newborn period. Woods JR, Woods JE. New Jersey: AL Janetti, 1997.
Lewis V, Abramowicz JS. "Hysterosalpingography of the Abnormal Pelvis". Imaging in Infertility and Reproductive Endocrinology. Jaffe R, Pierson R. Philadelphia: JB Lippincott, 1994.
Abramowicz JS, Lewis V. "Normal hysterosalpingography". Imaging in Infertility and Reproductive Endocrinology. Jaffe R, Pierson R. Philadelphia: JB Lippincott, 1994.
Lewis V. "Menopause and the climacteric". A Clinical Manual of Gynecology. Beckman CRB, Ling F, Ellis J. : Pergamon Press, 1992.
Lewis V. "Bromocriptine and related compounds for ovulation induction in hyperprolactinemia". Ovulation Induction. Collins R. New York City: Springer-Verlag, 1991.
Roberts JM, Lewis V, Riemer RK. "Hormonal control of uterine adrenergic response". Uterine Contractility. Bottari S, Thomas JP, Vokaer A, Vokaer R. New York City: Mason Publishing, 1984.