Dr. Vincent E. Paul , MD

Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine

(336) 275-3325

Southeastern Orthopedic Specialists
1915 Lendew St
Greensboro, NC 27408


Dr. Paul is a Tar Heel, having been born in Raleigh, North Carolina . His family then moved to Kingsport, TN where he resided before returning to UNC Chapel Hill and his beloved North Carolina . The founding partner of Guilford Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Center, Dr. Paul started his practice in 1981 in Greensboro and the Center in 1983. Since residency, some thirty years of experience in orthopaedic surgery has given him a unique perspective in all sorts of cutting edge procedures and techniques. Dr. Paul feels that there is still room for the art of medicine. His love of art collecting reflects his joy in the artistic aspects of surgical intervention as well as improving function. , he has studied techniques in Switzerland and has collaborated with Swiss orthopaedic surgeons. In the late 1980s, Dr. Paul introduced a type of total hip prosthesis to Greensboro that is reflective of many of the prostheses being used today in the United States. Dr. Pauls current focus is on diagnosis and management of the full range of musculoskeletal disorders. As one of the most respected senior orthopaedists, his expertise and 30+ years experience reflect his philosophy of anatomically based evaluation of treatment in a patient-centric environment. He also performs many second opinions and IMEs and is esteemed for his analysis and judgement. A committed family man, Dr. Paul has been married to his high school sweetheart for thirty-four years. Melinda Coover-Paul is a pediatrician who has served over thirty years in indigent pediatric care in central North Carolina . He is a proud father of two attractive and successful children, Adam and Kirsten.

Gender: N/A

Years in Practice: 43 Years

Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Education & Training

Medical School: University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill School Of Medicine,University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill School Of Medicine

Graduation Date: in 1976

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Moses H Cone Memorial Hospital
  • Wesley Long Hospital
  • Moses H Cone Memorial Hospital

Specialties: Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS NC Blue Select
  • BCBS NC Blue Value
  • BCBS NC BlueOptions
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Carelink - Carolinas HealthCare System Tier 2
  • First Health PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Dr. Paul's Office Information

Southeastern Orthopedic Specialists
1915 Lendew St
Greensboro, NC 27408
(336) 275-3325

Fax: (336) 627-5534
Website: guilfordortho.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:30 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat9:00 AM-1:00 PM

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