Dr. Billups’ area of clinical and research expertise involves the use of erectile dysfunction and testosterone deficiency as gender specific markers for early detection and prevention of chronic medical conditions, such as diabetes, heart disease and hypertension. He also has expertise in penile prosthetic surgery for those men who do not respond to medical management.
Nehra A, Jackson G, Miner M, Billups KL, Burnett AL, Buvat J, Carson CC, Cunningham GR, Goldstein I, Guay AT, Hackett G, Kloner RA, Kostis J, Montorsi P, Ramsey M, Rosen RC, Sadovsky R, Seftel AD, Vlachopoulos C, Wu FC. "Diagnosis and treatment of erectile dysfunction for reduction of cardiovascular risk." J Urol. 2013 Jun;189(6):2031-8. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2012.12.107.
Nehra A, Jackson G, Miner M, Billups KL, Burnett AL, Buvat J, Carson CC, Cunningham GR, Ganz P, Goldstein I, Guay AT, Hackett G, Kloner RA, Kostis J, Montorsi P, Ramsey M, Rosen R, Sadovsky R, Seftel AD, Shabsigh R, Vlachopoulos C, Wu FC. "The Princeton III Consensus recommendations for the management of erectile dysfunction and cardiovascular disease." Mayo Clin Proc. 2012 Aug;87(8):766-78. doi: 10.1016/j.mayocp.2012.06.015.
Miner M, Billups KL. "Erectile dysfunction and dyslipidemia: relevance and role of phosphodiesterase type-5 inhibitors and statins." J Sex Med. 2008 May;5(5):1066-78. doi: 10.1111/j.1743-6109.2008.00783.x.
Bank AJ, Kelly AS, Kaiser DR, Crawford WW, Waxman B, Schow DA, Billups KL. "The effects of quinapril and atorvastatin on the responsiveness to sildenafil in men with erectile dysfunction." Vasc Med. 2006 Nov;11(4):251-7.
Billups KL, Bank AJ, Padma-Nathan H, Katz S, Williams R. "Erectile dysfunction is a marker for cardiovascular disease: results of the minority health institute expert advisory panel." J Sex Med. 2005 Jan;2(1):40-50; discussion 50-2.