Dr. Lara Quinlan

Lara Quinlan, MD, CAQSM


Undergraduate: College of William and Mary - B.S. Chemistry
Medical School: Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
Internship: Virginia Commonwealth University, Family Practice
Residency: Virginia Commonwealth University, Family Practice
Fellowship: University of Tennessee in Knoxville, Sports Medicine
Board Certified: Family Medicine
Additional Certification: Certificate of Added Qualification in Sports Medicine (CAQSM)

TPMG Orthopedics

Tidewater Medical Center
860 Omni Boulevard
Suite 113
Newport News, VA 23606

Tidewater Medical Center at New Town
5424 Discovery Park Boulevard
Building B, Suite 105
Williamsburg, VA 23188


(757) 327-0657 - Newport News
(757) 345-5870 - Williamsburg


(757) 240-5096 - Newport News
(757) 345-6927 - Williamsburg

Office Hours

Newport News:
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Wednesday, 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.



Sports Medicine Doctor

Lara Quinlan, MD, CAQSM earned her Bachelor of Science in Chemistry at the College of William and Mary on a soccer scholarship in 2003.  In 2008, she completed her medical degree at Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine.  Dr. Quinlan completed both her internship and residency in Family Practice at Virginia Commonwealth University--Fairfax Family Practice in Fairfax, Virginia in 2011.

Before joining TPMG in July 2012, she completed her fellowship in Sports Medicine at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville and received her Certificate of Added Qualification in Sports Medicine (CAQSM).  Dr. Quinlan is also an active member of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine.

Dr. Quinlan is board-certified in Family Medicine and her special skills include musculoskeletal injections, concussion management, casting/splinting/bracing and fracture management, dermatologic procedures, and basic sports nutrition.

Currently, Dr. Quinlan serves as the Medical Director for Newport News Public Schools Athletic Department.  As a specialist in Sports Medicine, she is thoroughly trained in caring for all athletes and patients with musculoskeletal related issues, acute injuries and educating the public about primary care sports medicine.  She provides medical coverage for athletic events in the community and works with athletes of all levels and experience from youth, high school, college and professional athletes to weekend warriors.  In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, her children, and her two dogs, training for half marathons, playing soccer and reading.

Dr. Quinlan treats patients for:

  • Acute injuries (sprains, strains, etc.)
  • Fractures
  • Casting and splinting
  • Concussions
  • Injections of all types (trigger point and ultrasound-guided)
  • Platelet Rich Plasma injections (PRP)
  • Sports nutrition


Honors and Awards

2019 Virginia Living Magazine "Top Doctor"
2018 Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Docs"
2018 Virginia Living Magazine "Top Doctor"
2017 Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Docs"
2016 Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Docs"
2015 Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Docs"

Interests and Activities

Medical Director, Newport News Public Schools Athletic Department

Office Locations

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