Dr. Sweet specializes in non-malignant vulvar disorders and evaluation and management of abnormal pap smears. Dr. Sweet’s research interests include the effect of sex steroids on the vaginal immune response to sexually transmitted infections.
Dr. Sweet believes patient education is an essential component to effective healthcare.
2521 Stockton Blvd., Suite 4200
Sacramento, CA 95817
B.S., Memphis State University, Memphis, TN, 1986
National Board of Medical Examiners, 1992
American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology
National Medical Association
Select Honors and Awards:
APGO Teaching Award, Dept. of Ob/Gyn, Meharry Medical College, 2005
Exemplary Teacher Award, Meharry Medical College, 2005
Distinguished Service Award, Dept. of Ob/Gyn, Meharry Medical College, 2001
Distinguished Service Award, Dept. of Ob/Gyn, Meharry Medical College, 1996
Select Recent Publications:
Ladson G, Dodson WC, Sweet SD, Archibong AE, Kunselman AR, Demers LM, Williams NI, Coney P, Legro RS. The effects of metformin with lifestyle therapy in polycystic ovary syndrome: a randomized double-blind study. Fertil Steril. 2011 Mar 1;95(3):1059-66.e1-7. Epub 2010 Dec 30.
Sweet S, Legro R, Coney P; A comparison of methods and results in recruiting white and black women into reproductive studies: The MMC–PSU cooperative center on reproduction experience. Contemp Clinical Trials; 2008 July, Vol 29, Iss 4, 478-481
Coney P, Ladson G, Sweet S, Legro R; Does Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Increase the Disparity in Metabolic Syndrome and Cardiovascular-Related Health for African-American Women? Semin Reprod Med 2008; 26:35-38
Torrence-Campbell C, Gates H, Effiong U, Sweet S, Townsel J; An improved invertebrate synaptosomal preparation with cholinergic properties. J Neurosci Methods. 1991 Jul;38(2-3):161-9.