Dr. Paul is a board certified Orthopedic Surgeon specializing in arthroscopic surgery and sports medicine. After his orthopedic training, Dr. Paul completed a sports medicine fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic where he served as Team Physician for the 1997 NBA All-Star game and was part of the medical team for the Cleveland Cavaliers, Baltimore Ravens and Cleveland State University. After his fellowship, Dr. Paul established his practice in Charlotte, NC, focusing on shoulder and knee injuries. As he has become established in the Charlotte region, Dr. Paul has gained a reputation for expertise, becoming the first doctor to appear on the local sports talk show Fox Got Game, as well as being consulted on various sports medicine articles in the Charlotte Observer. In Charlotte, he served as Team Physician for the Charlotte Checkers Hockey Team and the Carolina Speed Professional Indoor Football Team. Dr. Paul, himself an avid athlete, played college soccer at Syracuse University.