Wendell M.R. Heard, M.D.

Director, Women’s Sports Medicine Program

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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.

Thank you for your interest in Dr. Mulcahey and Tulane’s Women’s Sports Medicine Program. We’re very sorry to share that Dr. Mulcahey has moved on to other opportunities. Dr. Wendell Heard took over the reins as the Director of Tulane’s Women’s Sports Medicine Program. Dr. Heard is a fellowship-trained Orthopaedic surgeon specializing in Sports Injuries especially knee conditions.

Education & Training

Rush University Medical Center
Fellowship, Orthopaedic Sports Medicine, 2011-2012

Brown University
Residency & Trauma Fellowship, Orthopedic Surgery, 2006-2011

Tulane University – School of Medicine
Medical School, Class of 2005

The University of the South
Bachelor of Science in Biology, Class of 1999

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