April 10, 2023

UAMS Health Orthopaedic Hand Surgeon Theresa Wyrick, M.D. named 2023 Castle Connolly Exceptional Woman in Medicine

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Theresa Wyrick, MD, has been recognized as both a 2023 Castle Connolly Top Doctor and Exceptional Woman in Medicine — the fifth consecutive time she has received these prestigious honors.

March 9, 2023

Corey Montgomery, M.D. Among Pioneers Recognized in Black History Wall of Honor Exhibit


By Chris Carmody
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Division for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DDEI) held a Feb. 28 ceremony to recognize members of UAMS’ 2023 Black History Wall of Honor Exhibit.

January 4, 2023

Hands-on Program at UAMS Encourages Young Women to Consider Orthopaedics as Career


Thirty-five female high school students from across the state spent a recent Saturday at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), where they learned techniques for repairing bone fractures from a group of female orthopaedic doctors, primarily from UAMS.

November 30, 2022

UAMS Health Career Opportunities at TOSH


The Orthopaedic & Spine Hospital (TOSH), UAMS Health’s brand-new surgical hospital opening in 2023, is looking for health care professionals who believe in excellence as a way of life. As a UAMS employee working at TOSH, you will be part of an amazing team committed to improving the lives of others, achieving leading clinical outcomes through expert-driven surgical care in an environment laser-focused on ensuring the best experience for patients and families.

November 4, 2022

Alumni Reconnect at AAHKS Annual Meeting

Alumni Reconnect at AAHKS Annual Meeting

Former residents and fellows who are now joint replacement surgeons in practice across the country joined the UAMS Adult Reconstruction faculty for an evening of fun at the AAHKS Annual Meeting.

October 24, 2022

UAMS Hosts Insall Traveling Fellows


The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) welcomed the 2022 John N. Insall Traveling Fellows for a two-day program hosted by the UAMS Department of Orthopaedic Surgery.

October 17, 2022

UAMS’ Samuel Overley, M.D., Among Nation’s Top Young Spine Professionals for 2022

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Oct. 17, 2022 | LITTLE ROCK — Samuel Overley, M.D., an orthopaedic surgeon at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), was named one of the nation’s outstanding young spine care providers by the North American Spine Society’s SpineLine magazine in its fifth annual “20 Under 40” list honoring spine professionals under the age of 40.

October 10, 2022

R. Dale Blasier, M.D. Receives North American Spine Society’s 2022 Spine Advocacy Award

Spine Advocacy Award

R. Dale Blasier, M.D., professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) and pediatric orthopaedic surgeon at Arkansas Children’s Hospital, was recognized by the North American Spine Society for his exceptional contributions to the federal advocacy efforts on behalf of patients and members of the society.

UAMS Health OrthoChat: Do I Need a Hip Replacement?

UAMS Health OrthoChat: Do I Need a Hip Replacement?

Dr. Lowry Barnes, fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon and internationally-recognized joint replacement expert at UAMS Health is joined by fellow joint replacement surgeon, Dr. Benjamin Stronach, to walk you through everything you need to know about hip replacement surgery including:

  • Hip pain
  • Diagnosing the cause of hip pain
  • Imaging
  • Hip pain management options
  • Arthritis
  • What is a hip replacement?
  • What are the different approaches of a hip replacement?
  • Recovery from hip replacement

Dr. Stronach is a fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon specializing in hip and knee joint replacement at UAMS Health.
Learn more about Dr. Stronach in this video.

If you are experiencing hip pain, call the UAMS Health Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine clinic  (501) 526-1046 to schedule an appointment with a hip specialist today.

Connect with UAMS Health Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine:
Facebook: @UAMSOrtho
Twitter: @UAMSOrtho

August 30, 2022

Soirée Presents Little Rock’s Top Docs 2022: Thirteen from UAMS Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine

In a time when your health matters more than ever, so does choosing the right doctor. Little Rock is full of hospitals and clinics that are full of amazing health care providers, so to find the best of the best, we went directly to the source: their coworkers.

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