Syndrome, Obesity, Diabetes, Hypertension, Cholesterol, Thyroid,
Osteoporosis, Menopause, Andropause, Bio-Identical Hormones for Men & Women

2425 East Street - Suite 15, Concord, CA 94520 - (925) 682-9232

Disease Information
Bio-Identical Hormones
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Thyroid - Hyperthyroidism
Thyroid - Hypothyroidism

 About Dr. Stephen B. Lewis

Dr. Stephen B. Lewis opened his offices in Concord, California in 1993 after retiring from a twenty year career with the United States Navy as a Captain with Top Secret Security Clearance status. Dr. Lewis graduated from University of California, Berkeley in 1962, with a B.A. in Zoology and from the Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO. in 1966 with a M.D. Since 1995 Dr. Lewis has been a Certified Diabetes Educator.

Dr. Lewis has been a long time resident of the San Francisco Bay Area. He has three children and one grandchild and a very large extended family, who he loves to spend as much time as possible with in between his duck hunting, fishing and working in his extensive year-round organic garden.

Dr. Stephen B. Lewis’ Professional Experience

Dates   Professional Experience
1992 – Present   Private Practice of Medicine; Metabolic Syndrome, Obesity, Diabetes Type 1 &
Type 2, Hypertension, Cholesterol, thyroid, Osteoporosis, Menopause, Andropause, Bio-Identical Hormones for Men and Women, Concord, CA.
1990 – 1992   Combat Casualty Care Program Manager ($24M/year budget)
Program Manager of Navy Science Assistance Program
Joint Services Clinical Review Group, Defense Medical Standardization Board
Vice Chairman – Medical Director, Navy Mutual Aid Association
(Life Insurance Company, $700M Capitalization)
1990 – 1986   Deputy Director, Environmental Medicine Department
1983 – 1986   Tissue Bank Stem Cell Research, Naval Medical Research Institute
1977 – 1983   Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco
1978 – 1983   Director, Clinical Investigation Center, and Head of Endocrinology Branch
1972 – 1983   Endocrinologist, Assistant Director, Clinical Investigation Center;
Head, Endocrinology and Metabolic Branch,
Medical Service, Naval Regional Medical Center, Oakland, CA.
1971 – 1972   Instructor, Department of Medicine and Research Associate,
Department of Physiology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
under the Direction of Drs. Grant Liddle and O. Crofford
1969 -1972   Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Physiology Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, under the direction of Drs. Rollo Park and John Exton
1967 - 1969   Assistant Resident in Medicine, Michael Reese Hospital, Chicago, Ill.
1966 - 1967   Intern, Medical Service, Michael Rees Hospital, Chicago, Ill.
Fr. Eric Reiss, Chairman Department of Medicine
1965 - 1966   Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Metabolism, Student Fellowship, under the direction of Drs. Kipnis and William Daughaday
A. The Effect of Glucagon on the Half Life of Insulin in Man
B. Reactive Hypoglycemia as a p\Postpartum Phenomenon of
Gestational Diabetes Mellitus
C. Diabetes Mellitus and Type IV Hyper-Liproteinemia associated
With ALS
1964   Washington University School of Medicine, Bacterial Cell Wall Analysis, under the direction of Dr. Richard Krause
1963   California Department of Health, Berkeley, California; Cell Culture as an Assay for Air Pollution, under the direction of Dr. Peter Mueller
1961 - 1962   Zoology Honors Program, Cell and Tissue Culture Project, University of California, Berkeley, under the direction of Drs. W. Cooper and H. Morgan

Dr. Lewis’ Board Membership, Professional Memberships

2002 - Present Board Member; East County Medical Group
2002 - Present Board Member; Learner Financial Corporation
1990 - 1992 Board Member; Navy Mutual Aid Association
Membership in Professional Organizations
American Diabetes Association
American Federation for Clinical Research
British Diabetic Association
American College of Physicians, F.A.C.P.
Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine
The Endocrine Society
American Association for the advancement of Science
The California Academy of Medicine
American Physiological Society
The European Association for the Study of Diabetes
Western Society for Clinical Research
Professional Society, NCA, American Diabetes Association (President 1981 -1983)
American Council on Transplantation
American Association of Tissue Banks
D.C. Endocrine Club

¨ Navy Meritorious Service Medal; December 1, 1992
¨ Navy Commendation Medal; October 14, 1983
¨ Diabetes Fellowship, Kings College Hospital, London; 1975
¨ Special Research Fellowship, Nation Institute of Health; 1971 - 1972
¨ Louis Katz Intern of the Year Recipient; June 1967

Dr. Lewis’ Awards and Significant Accomplishments

Significant Accomplishments:

1990 - 1993 Research Area Manager: Blood and blood substitutes, wounds, sepsis and shock,
hypothermia and non-freezing cold injury, readiness planning and material and injury enhancement. The budget for this project was $24M/year. The money funded through 22 scientific protocols in 11 Navy Laboratories, as well as 68 contracts with university and private organizations.

Medical Director, Navy Mutual Aid Association: Dr. Lewis was one of five Board Members for the Navy Mutual Aid Association’s $7M (net worth) Life Insurance entity. Dr. Lewis’ major role was to screen 3,000 policy applications per year for risk assessment.

Navy Assistance Program Manager: Dr. Lewis was in charge of solving fleet operational and medical requirements where small projects can be quickly focused to solve problems, e.g., ice vest for fire fighters, cooling and hyper hydration for chemical defense suit wearers, special hearing protectors for using a stethoscope in noisy environments.

Dates   Significant Accomplishments
1990 - 1993   Defense Medical Standardization Board Member: Dr. Lewis organized and
unified D-Day lists for rapidly deployable fleet hospitals and hospital ships
for emergency and wartime contingencies.
1986 - 1990    Acute and Chronic Endocrine Responses to Cold Exposure
1983 - 1986   Cryopreservation of Human Stem Cells Derived from Cadaver Organ Donors
1983 -1990   Computerization of Science at Naval Medical Research Institute using local area networks, personal computers, file servers covering four buildings and 200 Scientific Investigators
1975 - 1983   Computerization of outpatient records for three diseases; Diabetes, Hypertension and Hyperlipidemias
1972 - 1983   Outpatient Management of the Pregnant Diabetic
1969 - 1980   Insulin, Glucagon and Epinephrine Action in the Isolated Per fused Rat Liver
and Hind limb preparations

Publications . . .

1. Exton, J. Mechanisms of Regulation of Willms, eds. H., Ui, M., Lewis, S. B., and Park, C. R. glucagon activation of gluconeogenesis. In Gluconeogenesis, Hans Dieter Soling and Berend Stuttgart: Georg Thieme Verlag, pp 160-178, 1971.

2. Exton, J. H., Lewis, S. B., Ho, R. J., Robinson, G. A., and Park, C. R. The role of cyclic AMP in the interaction of glucagon and insulin in the control of liver metabolism. Ann. NY Acad. Sci., 185:85-100, 1971.

3. Park, C. R., Lewis, S. B., Wong, E., Mallette, L. E., and Exton, J. H. Role of cyclic adenylate in hepatic gluconeogenesis. In: The Role of Adenyl Cyclase and Cyclic and Cyclic 3', 5' -AMP in Biological System. Theodore W. RaIl, M. Rodbell, and Peter Condliff, eds. Fogarty International Center Proceedings, No.4, U. S. Government, pp 137-151, 1971.

4. Park, C. R., Lewis, S. B., Robinson, G. A., and Exton, J. H. Regulation of glucose production in liver by glucagon, catecholamines, insulin and cyclic adenylate. Acta Cient. Venez. 22, Suppl. 2:24-28, 1971.

5. Exton, J. H., Lewis, S. B., Ho, R. J., and Park, C. R. Role of cyclic AMP in the control of hepatic glucose production by glucagon and insulin. Advances in Cyclic Nucleotide Research. New York: Raven Press, pp 91-100, 1972.

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