Dr. Paul A. Dowdy MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Paul Dowdy is an orthopedic surgeon in Clermont, Florida and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Heart of Florida Regional Medical Center and South Lake Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Western Ontario and has been in practice for 23 years. Dr. Dowdy accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 10 doctors at Heart of Florida Regional Medical Center and one of 14 at South Lake Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Hip & Knee Reconstructive Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Fellowship, Sports Medicine, 1996–1997

University of Western Ontario
Class of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 15 years in Orthopaedic Surgery

FL State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Ulnar artery palmar to palmaris brevis: cadaveric study and three case reports.
Richards, R. S., Dowdy, P., Roth, J. H.

Diagnosis and treatment of anterosuperior rotator cuff tears.
Warner, J. J., Higgins, L., Parsons, I. M., Dowdy, P.

Knee arthritis in active individuals: matching treatment to the diagnosis.
Dowdy, P. A., Cole, B. J., Harner, C. D.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida BlueSelect
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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