Sahar Stephens, M.D. for UC Davis Health

Sahar Stephens, M.D.

Affiliated Physician

To see if Sahar Stephens is accepting new patients, or for assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).



Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility

Locations and Contact

UC Davis Medical Center

UC Davis Medical Center
2315 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817

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Additional Numbers

Physician Referrals

800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)


Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility

Undergraduate School

B.S., Physiological Sciences, UCLA, Los Angeles CA 2002

Medical School

M.D., Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis MO 2007


Obstetrics and Gynecology, Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis MO 2007-2011


Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora CO 2011-2014

Pacific Coast Reproductive Society Travel Scholarship recipient, 2013

Excellence in Laparoscopy Award, Washington University Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency, 2011

Administrative Chief Resident, elected position, Washington University, Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency, 2010, 2011

Forum for International Health and Tropical Medicine Grant recipient, Washington University School of Medicine, 2004

Stephens SM, Maas KAK, Alvero R, Chang S, Kondapalli LA. Laparoscopic diagnosis and management of bilateral uterine remnants. CRSLS. 2014:e2014.00045. doi:10.4293/CRSLS.2014.00045.

Stephens SM, Arnett DM, Meacham RB. The use of in vitro fertilization in the management of male infertility: what the urologist needs to know. Rev Urol. 2013;15(4):154-60. PMID:24659912.

Santoro N, Stephens SM. “Weight Changes” section in a chapter titled “Menopause and Aging”. Menopause Practice: A Clinician’s Guide, 4th ed. 2014.

Santoro N, Stephens SM. “Vasomotor Symptoms” in chapter titled “Clinical Issues”. Menopause Practice: A Clinician’s Guide, 4th ed. 2014.

Stephens SM, Pau FK, Yalcinkaya TM, May MC, Berga SL, Post MD, Appt SE, Polotsky AJ. Assessing the pulsatility of luteinizing hormone in female vervet monkeys (Chlorocebus aethiops sabaeus). Comp Med. 2013 Oct;63(5):432-8. PMID:24210020.

Stephens SM, Polotsky AJ. Big enough for an aromatase inhibitor? How adiposity affects male fertility. Semin Reprod Med. 2013 Jul;31(4):251-7. doi:10.1055/s-0033-1345272. Epub 2013 Jun 17. PMID:23775380.

Santoro N, Stephens S. Postmenopausal hormone therapy. Glob Libr Women’s Med, available at Accessibility verified February 14, 2014.

Marquard KL, Stephens SM, Jungheim ES, Ratts VS, Odem RR, Lanzendorf S, Moley KH. Polycystic ovary syndrome and maternal obesity affect oocyte size in in vitro fertilization/intracytoplasmic sperm injection cycles. Fertil Steril. 2011 May;95(6):2146-9, 2149.e1. doi:10.1016/j.fertnstert.2010.10.026. Epub 2010 Nov 11. PMID:21071018.

Kim ST, Marquard K, Stephens S, Louden E, Allsworth J, Moley KH. Adiponectin and adiponectin receptors in the mouse preimplantation embryo and uterus. Hum Reprod. 2011 Jan;26(1):82-95. doi:10.1093/humrep/deq292. Epub 2010 Nov 24. PMID:21106494.

Stephens SM, Moley KH. Follicular origins of modern reproductive endocrinology. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. 2009 Dec;297(6):E1235-6. doi:10.1152/ajpendo.00575.2009. PMID:19933447.