Gregory W. Stewart, MD

Dr. Gregory W. Stewart is the Chief of the Section of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and the W. Kennon McWilliams Professor in Sports Medicine at Tulane University. He is a nationally recognized expert in non-operative treatment of musculoskeletal disorders in adults. He also specializes in disability prevention, rehabilitative medicine, sports medicine and has a particular interest in sports concussion. Dr. Stewart is the director of the Sports Concussion Management Program and team physician at Tulane University. He has served as team physician for professional, collegiate and high school teams for over thirty years.

Dr. Stewart is medical director of the NFL Player Care Foundation’s Healthy Body and Mind screening program, and Director of the Tulane Brain and Body evaluation program through The Trust, powered by the NFL Players Association. Dr. Stewart is active in professional associations in sports medicine and physical medicine and rehabilitation. His contributions to the sports medicine community include having been the director of education for the Louisiana Sports Medicine Society and serving on the Sports Medicine Committee of the Louisiana State Medical Society. He is currently the Chairman of the Louisiana High School Athletics Association Sports Medicine Advisory Board. He was a major contributor to the successful passage of the Louisiana Youth Concussion Act. He received funding from the National Institute of Disability and Rehabilitation Research of the U.S. Department of Education to examine the effects of mild traumatic brain injury in high school football athletes.