MaryAlice Cowan, MD

MaryAlice Cowan, MD

OBGYN (Obstetrician-Gynecologist)
MaryAlice Cowan, MD

MaryAlice Cowan, MD

OBGYN (Obstetrician-Gynecologist)

Personal Statement

Dr. Mary Alice Cowan grew up in Northeast Texas. She graduated from Southern Methodist University with high honors and was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society. She attended Baylor College of Medicine, receiving her medical degree in 1979, and completed her residency in OB/GYN at Baylor in 1983. Dr. Cowan is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and is a fellow in the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. She is also a member of the American Medical Association, the Texas Medical Association, and the Harris County Medical Society.

Dr. Cowan married William Cowan in 1975, and they have three children. Her hobbies include volunteering at the Houston Zoo, knitting, and working in community outreach with the Houston Area Women's Center, serving on the Board of Directors for the Lesbian Health Initiative of Houston, Inc., and volunteering for Bering Omega Community Services. She is a member of St. Paul's United Methodist Church.

Her practice philosophy is to provide personalized obstetric and gynecologic care to each patient in a warm and supportive environment.




  • English

Insurance Plans

  • Aetna - Managed Choice
  • Aetna - PPO
  • Aetna - TRS
  • BC/BS - Blue Cross / Blue Shield
  • Cigna - Choice Fund OA Plus
  • Cigna - EPO
  • Cigna - Fundamental Care (PPO)
  • Cigna - HMO
  • Cigna - HMO Open Access
  • Cigna - HMO Open Access Plus
  • Cigna - Indemnity
  • Cigna - POS
  • Cigna - POS Open Access
  • Cigna - PPO Starbridge
  • Cigna - Shared Administration (PPO)
  • Great West Healthcare - Open Access
  • GWH-Cigna Open Access Plus
  • Humana - ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana - Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana - Katy ISD
  • Humana - National POS
  • Humana - Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan - PHCS
  • Pacificare - PPO
  • ppoNext - PPO
  • Prime Health Services
  • Texas True Choice - PPO
  • Tricare - Prime
  • Tricare - Standard
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare - Options PPO
  • United Healthcare - Select POS

Medical School

Baylor College of Medicine (1979)


Baylor College Of Medicine Affiliated Hospitals (1983)

Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
please call (713) 795-5053