Stephen J. Warnick Jr., M.D.

Stephen J. Warnick Jr., M.D.

Assistant Professor, Family Medicine and Psychiatry
Medical Director, Ypsilanti Health Center

Department of Family Medicine
University of Michigan Medical School
300 North Ingalls Street, NI4C06
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-5435   


Dr. Warnick grew up in southeast Michigan receiving his undergraduate degree in English and Cellular and Molecular Biology from the University of Michigan. He also earned his medical degree from the University of Michigan in 2007, and completed his residency in Family Medicine and Psychiatry at the University of Cincinnati in 2012. He has worked in Detroit, providing primary care and psychiatric care, as well as teaching residents and students at Wayne State University. He joined  the University of Michigan Departments of Family Medicine and Psychiatry in 2016, where he provides full-spectrum family medical care, as well as psychiatric care, for patients in primary care settings. He currently sees patients at the Livonia Health Center. 

Areas of Interest

Clinical Interests
  • Primary care of vulnerable populations
  • Pediatric care
  • Contraceptive care
  • Integrated behavioral healthcare
  • Collaborative care
Research Interests
  • Integrated behavioral healthcare strategies in primary care.
  • Effectively educating family medicine residents on psychiatric care in the primary care clinic.
  • Effectively educating psychiatry residents on primary care of psychiatric patients.
  • Improving healthcare of vulnerable and underserved populations.
  • Physician wellbeing, including the impact of literature, reflective journaling, and group process in preventing burnout.


Medical School

University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Mich., 2007


Family Medicine and Psychiatry, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, 2012

Board Certification

Family Medicine
Psychiatry and Neurology 

200 Arnet St.
Suite 200
Ypsilanti, MI  48198