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Paul Shupe, MD

Paul Shupe, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon (Orthopedist), Orthopedic Surgery – Sports Medicine
Paul Shupe, MD

Paul Shupe, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon (Orthopedist), Orthopedic Surgery – Sports Medicine

Personal Statement

Dr. Paul Shupe earned his medical degree at George Washington University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C., with distinction. He completed his general surgery internship and orthopedic surgery residency at Naval Medical Center San Diego in California, followed by his orthopedic sports medicine surgery fellowship at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth in Houston.

Board certified in orthopedic surgery, Dr. Shupe specializes in sports medicine. His clinical interests include arthroscopic and minimally invasive surgery of the shoulder, elbow, knee and ankle.

Dr. Shupe treats both recreational and professional athletes. He provides individualized treatment including surgical as well as nonsurgical management and rehabilitation. Dr. Shupe has worked with the Houston Texans, Houston Rockets, Houston Astros, Houston Dynamo and the athletic teams at the University of Houston. Dr. Shupe is the team physician for George Ranch High School in Richmond, Texas.

A published author in medical journals, Dr. Shupe serves as an assistant professor of orthopedic surgery at McGovern Medical School. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American Medical Association

In his spare time, Dr. Shupe enjoys participating in Spartan races and cross-fit activities.

Gender

Male

Languages

  • English

Insurance Plans

  • AARP
  • AARP - Medicare Complete
  • AARP - Medicare Supplement
  • Aetna
  • Aetna - Choice POS
  • Aetna - Choice POS II
  • Aetna - EPO
  • Aetna - HMO
  • Aetna - Indemnity
  • Aetna - Managed Choice
  • Aetna - Medicare - HMO
  • Aetna - Medicare - TRS Care
  • Aetna - Medicare PPO
  • Aetna - Medicare Private Fee for Service Plans (PFFS)
  • Aetna - POS
  • Aetna - PPO
  • Aetna - TRS
  • Aetna Whole Health
  • All Star
  • All Star Kids
  • Amerigroup - Amerivantage
  • Amerigroup - HMO
  • Amerigroup - Medicaid - Medicaid
  • Amerigroup - Medicaid: > STAR+PLUS
  • Amerigroup - Star/Star Plus
  • Amerigroup - Texas - Star
  • Amerigroup - Texas - Star Plus
  • Amerivantage
  • Assurant Health
  • Bankers Fidelity - Medicare Supplement - Medigap Plans
  • Bankers Life - Medicare Supplements - Medigap Plans
  • BC/BS - Anthem
  • BC/BS - Basic 5
  • BC/BS - EPO
  • BC/BS - Managed Medicare Advantage HMO
  • BC/BS - PPO
  • BC/BS - Solution 3
  • BC/BS - Solution 4
  • BeechStreet - PPO
  • BeechStreet - Workers Compensation
  • Care Improvement Plus - Medicare - Advantage
  • Cigna - EPO
  • Cigna - HMO
  • Cigna - HMO Open Access
  • Cigna - LifeSOURCE Transplant
  • Cigna - POS
  • Cigna - PPO
  • Cigna - PPO Starbridge
  • Community Health Choice - STAR (Medicaid)
  • CommunityCare - Bronze
  • CommunityCare - Gold
  • CommunityCare - Silver
  • Coventry Health Care - Advantra Freedom (Medicare)
  • Coventry Health Care - PPO
  • First Health - HMO
  • First Health - PPO
  • GEHA Health Plans - Standard Option (PPO)
  • Golden Rule
  • Golden Rule - UnitedOne (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Great West Healthcare - HMO
  • Great West Healthcare - POS
  • Great West Healthcare - PPO
  • HealthSmart - EPO
  • HealthSmart - PPO
  • Humana - Connect Basic 6350/6350
  • Humana - Connect Bronze 4850/6350
  • Humana - Connect Bronze 6300/6300
  • Humana - Connect Gold 2500/3500
  • Humana - Connect Platinum 0/1500
  • Humana - Connect Silver 4600/6300
  • Humana - National POS
  • Humana - PPO
  • Humana - Preferred POS
  • Medicaid - CHIP
  • Medicaid - Texas Traditional
  • Medicare
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage - PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Choice - MH Choice
  • Memorial Hermann Elect - MH Elect
  • Memorial Hermann Employees - MH Employees
  • Memorial Hermann Select - MH Select
  • MHealth - Insurance Plans
  • MHealth - MHHNP Freedom of Choice PPO
  • MHealth - MHHS Freedom of Choice
  • MHealth Choice
  • Molina Healthcare - STAR (Medicaid)
  • MultiPlan - HMO
  • MultiPlan - PPO
  • Mutual of Omaha - Medicare Supplement
  • PHCS - HMO
  • PHCS - PPO
  • ppoNext - PPO
  • Principal Financial Group - Classic Plus PPO
  • Principal Financial Group - Classic PPO
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Rockport Healthcare Group - Rockport
  • Secure Horizons - Insurance Plans
  • Self Pay (No Insurance)
  • Student/School
  • Superior Health - Medicaid - Superior HealthPlan
  • Texas Children's Health Plan - Medicaid - Medicaid
  • Texas Children's Health Plan - STAR (Medicaid)
  • Texas True Choice - HMO
  • Texas True Choice - PPO
  • UMR
  • UMR - Choice Plus
  • UMR - PPO
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare - CHIP
  • United Healthcare - Choice
  • United Healthcare - Choice HMO
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus HMO
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - EPO
  • United Healthcare - HMO
  • United Healthcare - Indemnity
  • United Healthcare - Medicare (AARP Medicare Complete)
  • United Healthcare - Options PPO
  • United Healthcare - Optum Health
  • United Healthcare - PPO
  • United Healthcare - Texas - Star
  • United Healthcare - UnitedHealthcare - Medicare Supplement - AARP
  • WellCare - Insurance Plans
  • WellCare - PPO
  • Workers Compensation

Medical School

The George Washington University School of Medicine (2003)

Residency

Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Naval Medical Center San Diego (2011)

Fellowship

Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Surgery Fellowship University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Baylor College of Medicine (2016)

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Orthopaedic Trauma Association
  • American medical Association
  • Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society

Awards

  • Navy Commendation Medal- NH Jacksonville, FL
  • Navy Commendation Medal-USNH Yokosuka
  • 3rd Place OREF Southwest Region Academic Resident Research Competition, San Diego, CA
  • Navy Achievement Medal - VMFA 312

Publications

  • McDonald LS, Shupe PG, Raiszadeh K Singh A. Misdiagnosed pneumothorax interpreted as necrotizing fasciitis of the chest wall: case report of potentially preventable death. Patient Safety in Surgery. 2014;8:20.
  • McDonald LS, Dewing CB, Shupe PG, Provencher MT: Disorders of the Proximal and Distal Aspects of the Biceps Muscle. J Bone & Joint Surg, Am. 2013; 95(13):1235-1245.
  • McDonald LS, Shupe PG, Hammel N, Kroonen LT. The intermetacarpal angle screening test for ulnar-sided carpometacarpal fracture-dislocations. J Hand Surg Am. 2012;37(9):1839-44.

Available Appointments

IronMan Sports Medicine Institute - UT Orthopedics - Memorial City

10125 Katy Freeway, Suite 100 Houston, TX 77024 (713) 486-1700

Building is facing the feeder of I-10
Please contact our office at 713-486-1603 if you are in need of any earlier appointment or require further assistance.
Mon
Dec 07
Tue
Dec 08
Wed
Dec 09
Thu
Dec 10
Fri
Dec 11
    • 10:15 am
    • 1:30 pm
    • 3:30 pm
      • 11:15 am

        Available Appointments

        Ironman Sports Medicine Institute - UT Orthopedics - Sugar Land

        Medical Plaza 2 17520 W Grand Pkwy S Ste 200 Sugar Land, TX 77479 (713) 486-1600

        Please contact our office at 713-486-1603 if you are in need of any earlier appointment or require further assistance.
        Mon
        Dec 07
        Tue
        Dec 08
        Wed
        Dec 09
        Thu
        Dec 10
        Fri
        Dec 11
        • 8:45 am
        • 9:30 am
        • 10:15 am
        • 10:45 am
        • 11:30 am