After she earned her bachelor’s degree in health education and athletic training from the University of Cincinnati, Dr. Molly A. Tatum went on to pursue her master’s in sports medicine at the University of Miami, Ohio, followed by her doctorate in osteopathic medicine from Ohio University. She completed her residency in orthopaedic surgery at Grandview Medical Center in Dayton, followed by a fellowship in sports medicine orthopaedic surgery at MedStar Union Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland.

Dr. Tatum has served as a team physician for universities and professional sports teams, including the Baltimore Ravens, Washington Wizards, Morgan State University, Loyola University (MD), Towson University, U.S. Women’s Lacrosse, and Baltimore Blast (MASL). 

Dr. Tatum is a member of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, Arthroscopic Association of North America, American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics, and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. 

Dr. Tatum is certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), has been certified by the National Athletic Trainers’ Association Board of Certification, and is board-eligible with the American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery.