Dr. Lowe specializes in sports medicine with an emphasis on diagnosing and treating a wide range of knee, shoulder, and elbow injuries and disorders. He is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and also holds a Sub-specialty Certification in Sports Medicine.  Dr Lowe serves as the Head team physician for the Houston Texans, the Head team physician for the University of Houston, Houston Baptist University, and many area high schools. He is also orthopedic knee and shoulder consultant for the Houston Rockets.

Dr. Lowe is an Associate Professor, Department of Orthopedic Surgery for the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston.  Dr Lowe is the Director of Baylor Sports Medicine Fellowship and the Chief of the Sports Medicine Section. 

Dr Lowe is the Medical Director for the Memorial Hermann Sports Medicine Center (formally the Roger Clemens Institute for Sports Medicine and Human Performance).

Dr. Lowe is on active staff with The Methodist Hospital, St. Luke's Hospital, Hermann Hospital and Kirby Surgical Center.

Dr. Lowe received a B.A. from Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colorado. He received his M.D. from the University of Texas Medical School in Houston, Texas. After completing his internship at John Peter Smith Hospital and a residency at Tarrant County Affiliated Hospitals in Fort Worth, Texas, Dr. Lowe completed a fellowship at the renowned Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic in Los Angeles, California. Dr Lowe spent a year studying under the Famous Sports Medicine Baseball surgeon Dr. Frank Jobe.

Dr. Lowe is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, fellow American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine, fellow American College of Sports Medicine, NFL team Physicians Society, ACL Study Group.

Services Provided by Dr Lowe:


  • ACL reconstruction
  • PCL, MCL, LCL reconstructions
  • Multi-Ligament reconstructions
  • Osteochondral transplants
  • Carticel Reimplantations
  • meniscal Injuires
  • Patellofemoral Disorders
  • Meniscal transplants


  • Slap lesions
  • Bankart lesions
  • Rotator Cuff tears
  • Bicep tendon disorders
  • AC Joint injuries
  • Dislocations
  • Anterior and posterior instability


  • UCL injuries (Tommy John procedure)
  • Tennis Elbow
  • Medial and lateral epicondylitis


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