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Stanley A. Herring M.D.

 Stanley  A. Herring M.D.

Bio

Dr. Herring is UW clinical professor in the Departments of Rehabilitation Medicine, Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, and Neurological Surgery. He is…

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Patient Care Philosophy

Dr. Herring's philosophy is to provide kind and compassionate care that focuses not only on the relief of pain and suffering, but also helps patients return to activities that give them quality of life.

Clinical Interests

Non-operative musculoskeletal and sports medicine, with a particular interest in disorders of the spine and sports concussion.

Education

InstitutionCredentialYear
Univ. of Texas SouthwesternMedical education1979
UW - Dept. of Rehabilitation MedicineResidency
UW - Dept. of Rehabilitation MedicineTeaching Appointment

DegreeDescriptionYear
MD1979

Board Certifications

CertificationSpecialtyYear
American Board of Physical Medicine & RehabPhysical Medicine & Rehabilitation1983
Dr. Herring is UW clinical professor in the Departments of Rehabilitation Medicine, Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, and Neurological Surgery. He is director of the UW Medicine Sports Health & Safety Institute, medical director of Sports, Spine and Orthopedic Health for UW Medicine, and co-medical director of the Sports Concussion Program, a partnership between UW Medicine and Seattle Children's. Dr. Herring holds the Zackery Lystedt Sports Concussion Endowed Professorship. He specializes in non-operative musculoskeletal and sports medicine, with a particular interest in disorders of the spine and sports concussion. Dr. Herring is transitioning from his long time role as a team physician for the Seattle Seahawks and continues as a team physician for the Seattle Mariners and as a consultant to the UW Sports Medicine Program. Dr. Herring was a major contributor to the successful passage of the Zackery Lystedt Law in Washington State, and his continued work helped pass similar legislation in all fifty states and the District of Columbia.

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