Amy Wisniewski

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Amy Wisniewski


Wisniewski, Amy B. (HSC)

Department of:

College Of Medicine/Urology -Associate Professor of Urology

Center of:


Oberlin College   BA  
The Johns Hopkins University   PhD  

Professional Interest/Expertise/Specializations:
Dr. Amy Beth Wisniewski received her B.A. in neuroscience from Oberlin College and her Ph.D. in psychology from The Johns Hopkins University. She completed a postdoctoral fellowship in behavioral endocrinology with Dr. Claude Migeon at The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. Since arriving to OUHSC, she has worked with Drs. Kropp, Reiner and Frimberger to establish the SUCCEED Clinic ( - a multi-disciplinary clinic for children and adults affected by disorders of sex development, or DSD. Dr. Wisniewski is hosting a workshop on establishing such clinics in Oklahoma City (for more information please see Her research interests include psychosexual development and genitourinary health outcomes in people affected by DSD and the impact of endocrine disrupting compounds of on male reproductive development. Dr. Wisniewski is currently an Associate Professor of Urology at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center in Oklahoma City, OK.


Research Projects:

Improving Outcomes in DSD

Selected Publications:

Degree of external genital malformation at birth in children with DSD and subsequent caregiver distress
2012    Wolfe-Christensen, C, Fedele DA, Kirk K, Phillips TM, Mazur T, Mullins L, Chernausek SD, Lakshmanan Y, Wisniewski AB
Journal of Urology
Outcome of vaginoplasty with total and partial urogenital mobilization: a focus on urinary continence
2012    Palmer BW, Wisniewski AB, et al.
Journal of Urology
Transition from pediatric to adult care for adolescents and young adults with a disorder of sex development
2012    Hullmann SE, Chalmers LJ, Wisniewski AB
Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology
Differences in adjustment by child development stage among caregivers of children with disorders of sex development
2011    Hullmann SE, Fedele DA, Wolfe-Christensen C, Mullins LL, Wisniewski AB
International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology
A Model of Delivering Multi-Disciplinary Care to People with 46 XY DSD
2011    Palmer BW, Wisniewski AB, Schaeffer TL, et al.
Journal of Pediatric Urology
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