Doug Henderson
Doug Henderson
Full Name:  Dr. William Henderson

FSU Career
Moore-Stone Award


Elected into the FSU Hall of Fame in 2010
For more than 35 years, Dr. William "Doug" Henderson and his partner Dr. Tom Haney served as FSU's primary team physicians. Their exceptional medical care and countless hours devoted to student-athletes in all FSU sports were vital in the growth and development of Seminole Athletics on the national stage.

Dr. Henderson is a native of Tallahassee who opened the extremely successful Tallahassee Orthopedic Clinic along with Dr. Tom Haney. He received his Bachelor of Science degree and medical degree from Emory University School of Medicine. Before he could complete his medical training, Dr. Henderson was drafted and served as a surgeon for the U.S. Air Force. He completed his Cardiovascular Residency at the Mayo Clinic in 1967, his Orthopedic Surgery Residency at Emory University in 1973, and received his Sports Medicine Knee Fellowship in 1973. Following his fellowship training, he went into private practice in Tallahassee.

Dr. Henderson is a member of the Capital Medical Society, the Florida and American Medical Associations, the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. He earned the Distinguished Service Award from the Florida Athletic Coaches Association and served on the Governor's Council for Sports Medicine. Dr. Henderson is a member of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine and the Arthroscopy Association of North America.

Dr. Henderson is now retired, and is enjoying his time outdoors and spending time with his wife, children and grandchild.

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