Dr. Stephen Cowley

Dr. Stephen P. Cowley

Dr. Stephen Cowley is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and specializes in general orthopedics. He joined Lemak Sports Medicine in May 2011 with over 28 years of orthopedic practice at Trinity Medical Center. Currently, Dr. Cowley practices at our Birmingham, Trussville and Pell City locations. 

Prior to joining Lemak Sports Medicine, Dr. Cowley practiced at Orthopaedic Specialists of Alabama in Birmingham. Throughout his career, Dr. Cowley has received many honors and held numerous medical offices. He was Vice President of the House Staff Association at The University of South Alabama Medical Center, and the Vice President of the resident physicians section of the Medical Association of the State of Alabama. In 1981, Dr. Cowley was selected as the resident delegate for the State of Alabama American Medical Association Convention and also received the Outstanding Young Men of American Award. He presently serves as the Chairman of the Department of Surgery at Trinity Medical Center. Currently, Dr. Cowley provides medical care for the Southeastern Cross Country Association (SECCA), an off-road racing series.

Dr. Cowley received his Bachelor of Science in Biology from The University of Alabama. He continued his post-graduate work at the University of Alabama before transitioning to the University of South Alabama to begin medical school in 1973.  
He holds many memberships in the State of Alabama. He is a member of the Medical Association of the State of Alabama, Jefferson County Medical Society, Alabama Orthopaedic Society and the Jefferson County Orthopaedic Society.

Dr. Cowley and his wife, Ginger, have been married for 38 years and they have five daughters.  In his spare time, Dr. Cowley enjoys numerous outdoor activities and spending time with his family.

Dr. Cowley accepts the following insurances: Blue Cross Blue Shield, Medicare, Medicaid, Aetna, United Healthcare, Cigna, U.S. Department of Labor (WC), Workman’s Compensation, Healthsprings, and Viva Healthcare.

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Cowley at our Birmingham location (720 Montclair Rd, Suite 101, Birmingham, AL 35213) our Trussville location (5890 Valley Road, Birmingham, AL 35235), or Pell City at Northside Medical Associates (70 Plaza Drive Pell City, AL 35125), please call 205.397.5200 or click here.

For speaking engagement opportunities, contact Jenna Beach at 205.329.7528 or jbeach@thelemakgroup.com.

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