Dr. Daniel Fowler was born and grew up in Memphis, Tennessee. Continuing a family tradition, he migrated to Knoxville, where he attended the University of Tennessee, graduating magna cum laude in 2004. Dr Fowler continued his education at the University of Tennessee College of Medicine in Memphis. While a medical student, Dr. Fowler was elected to membership in the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society. It was during this time that he met his future wife, Carley, who went on to complete her dermatology residency at Vanderbilt.
After graduating from medical school with high honors, Dr. Fowler moved to Columbia, Missouri, where he completed a highly competitive residency in integrated plastic & reconstructive surgery at the University of Missouri. Dr. Fowler has extensive experience in surgery of the hand, peripheral nerve, breast, and general reconstructive procedures, as well as cosmetic surgery of the face, breast, abdomen, and lower body.
Dr. Fowler first became interested in plastic surgery during medical school after observing facial reconstructive procedures for skin cancer and pediatric congenital deformities. Captivated by the profound restorative effect, deft touch, and meticulous nature of plastic surgery, he knew he would become a plastic surgeon. Dr. Fowler went on to develop a special interest in hand surgery and breast reconstruction. His compassionate nature, dedication to his craft, and commitment to his patients make him an exceptional surgeon.
Dr. Fowler is married to Carley O’Shea Fowler, MD. Dr. Carley Fowler is a dermatologist who focuses her practice on the care and prevention of skin cancer, as well as general medical and cosmetic dermatology. Dr. Fowler and his wife have two sons. Dr. Fowler enjoys running, reading, playing his guitars, music of all types, and spending time with his wife and sons.