Lorna F. Stewart, MD is a board-certified family medicine physician with a special focus in women’s health. She founded Lorna Stewart, MD and Associates, a Ms.Medicine practice, in the Fall of 2020. Ms.Medicine is a national concierge primary care medicine model for women.
As a primary care physician, Dr. Stewart helps her patients to manage chronic health issues, as well as focus on prevention and overall wellness. She has a special interest in geriatric women’s health, including cardiovascular disease prevention, osteoporosis diagnosis and treatment, cancer risk assessment, and stroke and diabetes education and management. She uses a holistic approach that focuses on lifestyle management and prevention. All are welcome in her practice!
Following graduation from Florida State University Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree, she obtained her Doctor of Medicine degree from the Florida State University College of Medicine in 2005 as a member of the inaugural graduating class. Dr. Stewart completed her residency in Family Medicine at Tallahassee Memorial Family Medicine Residency.
Prior to launching her independent practice, Dr. Stewart served as a Hospitalist in Tallahassee, FL and, most recently, Orlando, FL with Orlando Regional Medical Center. There she managed a 16 bed Intermediate Critical Care Unit, where she cared for medically complex critically ill patients. She has experience managing all aspects of internal medicine including, but not limited to, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, post-stroke care, COPD, sleep apnea, obesity, and cancer treatment. She worked closely with consultants in all areas of medicine, including cardiology, pulmonology, neurology, oncology, infectious disease, gastroenterology, and radiology.
Dr. Stewart has years of experience managing nursing home and rehabilitation patients. This, coupled with over 11 years of inpatient hospital experience, provides her with unique insight into how to best care for clinic patients to keep them healthy and out of the hospital. She also believes that knowledge is the key to success and strives to educate and empower her patients to live their best lives.
Dr. Stewart loves to spend time with family and friends on the beautiful sandy beaches of Naples, FL, where she was born and raised. She has 2 young boys that keep her on her toes with horseback riding and Taekwondo. She loves watching musicals and college football and was in the FSU Marching Chiefs for 4 years.