Mary K. Mulcahey, M.D.

Director, Women’s Sports Medicine Program


Wednesday: 8am – 11:30am
Thursday: 11am – 6pm


Monday: 8am – 4pm

The Tulane Women’s Sports Medicine Program provides a cutting edge approach to the care of active women that combines orthopedics, physical therapy, nutrition and sports psychology to prevent injury and ensure high performance for every patient.

Dr. Mary Mulcahey received her medical degree from the University of Rochester School of Medicine in Rochester, NY, in 2006. She completed her orthopaedic residency at Brown University, followed by a fellowship in Orthopaedic Trauma at the same institution. Dr. Mulcahey then went on to do a fellowship in sports medicine at San Diego Arthroscopy and Sports Medicine. While in fellowship, she assisted with team coverage of the San Diego Padres (MLB) and San Diego State University. Dr. Mulcahey was in practice in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia for 4 years before joining the faculty at Tulane. While in Philadelphia, she was the ringside physician for professional boxing and mixed martial arts.

Dr. Mulcahey has a strong interest in women’s health, and she is the Director of the Women’s Sports Medicine Program at Tulane University. Her clinical interests include arthroscopy of the shoulder and knee, sports medicine, shoulder instability, rotator cuff disease, ligament reconstruction of the knee, shoulder reconstruction including total shoulder and reverse total shoulder replacements, and fracture care. She practices at Tulane Institute of Sports Medicine in Uptown New Orleans and at Tulane Lakeside Hospital for Women and Children in Metairie.

Education & Training

Scripps Clinic – Scripps Green Hospital
Fellowship, Orthopaedic Sports Medicine, 2012 – 2013

Brown University
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 2006 – 2011

University of Rochester – School of Medicine
Class of 2006

Dartmouth College