Quick Facts

Undergraduate Degree: David Lipscomb University, 1979
Medical School: University of Tennessee, Memphis, 1983
Internship: University of Tennessee, Memphis, 1984
Residency: University of Tennessee, Memphis, 1987
Areas of Special Interest: Obstetrics, Gynecology, Pelvic Surgery, Fibroids, Ectopic Pregnancy
Languages Spoken: English
Professional Organizations: American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists - Fellow, American College of Surgeons, American Urogynecologic Society, Central Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists - Fellow, Society of Gynecologic Surgeons
Board-certified: Obstetrics, Gynecology

Meet Thomas G. Stovall, MD, MBA


Thomas Stovall, MD, MBA was born in Nashville, Tennessee. After graduating in 1979 from David Lipscomb University in Nashville, Dr. Stovall was married and moved to Memphis where he attended the University of Tennessee, Memphis.

He obtained his medical degree in 1983. Dr. Stovall then completed an internship and residency in obstetrics and gynecology, and pelvic surgery fellowship at the University of Tennessee, Memphis.

Dr. Stovall was on the faculty of the department of obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Tennessee, Memphis from 1987 until 1992.

In October, 1992, Dr. Stovall was recruited to Bowman Gray School of Medicine of Wake Forest University where he held the position of head of gynecology from 1992-1997. During his tenure there, Dr. Stovall completed his MBA degree at the Babcock School of Management of Wake Forest University.

After completing this degree, Dr. Stovall was recruited back to the University of Tennessee to become the professor and vice-chair of the department of obstetrics and gynecology.


Dr. Stovall is currently a clinical professor of obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Tennessee, Memphis and a clinical professor. Dr. Stovall has also served as the executive director of the Center for Women's Health Improvement, an institute whose mission is to improve the health status of women in the State of Tennessee.

Under his direction, the institute implemented a number of innovative and exciting programs. Dr. Stovall is a past president of the Society of Gynecologic Surgeons.


Dr. Stovall has been recognized as:

  • One of Good Housekeeping magazine's 400 Best Doctors for Women
  • One of Memphis' Top Doctors by Memphis Magazine
  • One of the "Top Physicians" in obstetrics and gynecology by Consumers' Research Council of America
  • Selected by his peers in Best Doctors in America for the last several years

Dr. Stovall is an experienced business strategist and clinician/academician having published more than 95 journal articles, six books and has lectured throughout the United States.

He is best known and has received numerous awards for his work in the medical treatment of ectopic pregnancy. His clinical interests include pelvic surgery, ectopic pregnancy, the treatment of fibroids, pelvic pain and sexual problems.