Stan Herring, MD

Senior Medical Advisor; UW Medicine Sports Health & Safety Institute

    Stanley A. Herring, M.D., is Senior Medical Advisor and Co-Founder 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 is one of the team physicians for the Seattle Seahawks and the Seattle Mariners and a consultant to the UW Sports Medicine Program. Dr. Herring’s clinical interests include non-operative musculoskeletal and sports medicine, particularly in disorders of the spine and sports concussion.

    Dr. Herring is a clinical professor in the Departments of Rehabilitation Medicine, Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, and Neurological Surgery at the University of Washington, Seattle. His 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.