A native of Louisiana, Dr. Steinkampf received his MD degree at the LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans. His specialty training in Ob/Gyn and Reproductive Endocrinology/Infertility was received at Parkland Hospital and the University of Texas/Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, Texas. He has been board certified in Ob/Gyn and Reproductive Endocrinology/Infertility since 1989.
Previously, Dr. Steinkampf was Professor and Director of the Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, as well as the director of the IVF Program, the Egg Donor IVF Program, the Reproductive Endocrinology Fellowship Program and the Reproductive Endocrinology Sonography Laboratory at UAB. Upon his arrival to UAB, Dr. Steinkampf completely restructured the IVF program to become one of the most successful programs in the country. He was at UAB from 1987 to 2004 until he opted to establish Alabama Fertility Specialists.
Dr. Steinkampf is the recipient of 29 research grants and has published extensively in the medical literature. He is a member of the Medical Advisory Board for the American Infertility Association, the world’s largest infertility patient advocacy organization. Dr. Steinkampf has been listed in The Best Doctors in America since 1994, and he has also been recognized as one of Good Housekeeping Magazine’s Best Doctors for Women. He received the 2003 National Family Building Award from the American Infertility Association.