Orthopedic Center for Sports Medicine

Paul A. Dowdy, M.D.

Dear Patients,

Welcome to our web page. At the Orthopedic Center for Sports Medicine we strive to continually provide you with the best orthopedic and sports medicine care possible in a caring and compassionate fashion. Please feel free to contact us regarding questions you may have.

Paul A. Dowdy, M.D.

Paul Allan Dowdy, M.D. is a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon. He has been practicing since 1997 and he founded Cypress Orthopedics & Sports Medicine, P.A. in 2001. He is married to Allison Dowdy and has four children: Matthew, Mark, Christopher, and Mikayla.


Medical School:

  • University of Western Ontario 1987-1991
  • Doctor of Medicine, June 1991


  • St. Michael’s Hospital, University of Toronto
  • Rotating internship June 1991-June 1992


  • July 1, 1992-June 30, 1996; Orthopaedic Surgery, The University of Western Ontario, London, Canada.
  • Chief resident July 1, 1995-June 30, 1996.


  • August 1, 1996-August 1, 1997; University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.
  • Fellowship in sports medicine and shoulder reconstruction
    (Drs. Freddie H. Fu., Chris D. Harner, Jon J.P. Warner supervisors)


  • Chief of Surgery, Heart of Florida Regional Medical Center
    Nov. ’98-Nov. 2000.
  • Medical Director, Physical Therapy Department, Heart of Florida Regional Medical Center
  • Heart of Florida Regional Medical Center Advisory Board
    May 2003-May 2004