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Paul C Cowan, MD

Paul C Cowan, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery
Dr. Cowan is a Kansas City native who returns to join DFP as a Sports Medicine fellowship-trained Orthopaedic Surgeon. He received his undergraduate degree from Kansas State University, his medical and master’s degrees from the University of Kansas, and completed his orthopaedic residency at the University of Kansas in Kansas City, KS.

As part of his fellowship at the TRIA Orthopaedic Center in Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN, Dr. Cowan provided medical care for NHL’s Minnesota Wild, MLB’s Minnesota Twins, Gustavus-Adolphus college football, and area high schools. His interests are in athletic injuries to people of all ages including ACL reconstruction, multi-ligamentous knee injuries, rotator cuff repairs, and many more procedures for the knee, shoulder, and elbow.

When not taking care of patients, Dr. Cowan enjoys spending time with his wife, three children, and extended family. He also enjoys fitness, travel, and cooking.


Coventry - Advantra

Regence Group (Bs-Wa, Bs-Id, Bcbs-Ut, Bcbs-Or)

United Healthcare - AARP - Medicare Complete

Blue Cross Blue Shield

Orthopedic Surgery

Sports Injury

Sports Medicine

Sports Medicine Orthopedic Surgeon