Committed to the Delivery of Excellence in Health Care, Research, and Education

facultyHighly skilled and highly specialized, UAMS Orthopaedic physicians are recognized nationally and internationally for their advanced treatment techniques and exceptional outcomes that exemplify the quality of specialty expertise and innovative care. Our faculty is engaged in collaborative research that is designed to expand the body of scientific knowledge needed to address the complexity of musculoskeletal conditions and injuries and develop better solutions that improve healing, speed rehabilitation, and enhance patient outcomes. They serve on the boards of the nation’s premier orthopaedic organizations and publish articles in many of the world’s leading orthopaedic journals. As the premiere orthopaedic program for the state’s only health sciences university, our faculty are firmly committed to educating the next generation of orthopaedic surgeons, sharing with them the skills and knowledge needed to advance the field of orthopaedic medicine. We invite you to learn more about the fellowship-trained faculty in the UAMS Department of Orthopaedics in the links below.

Faculty

  • All
  • Foot & Ankle
  • Hand & Upper Extremity
  • Hip and Knee
  • Orthopaedic Oncology
  • Orthopaedic Trauma
  • Pediatric
  • Shoulder & Elbow
  • Spine
  • Sports Medicine
  • VA
C. Lowry Barnes, M.D.
C. Lowry Barnes, M.D.
Chairman, Professor
Hip and Knee Reconstruction
Shahryar Ahmadi, M.D.
Shahryar Ahmadi, M.D., FRCSC
Associate Professor
Shoulder and Elbow
Dale Blasier, M.D.
R. Dale Blasier, M.D.
Professor
Residency Program Director Pediatrics
John W. Bracey, M.D.
John W. Bracey, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Adult and Pediatric Hand & Upper Extremity
David Bumpass, M.D.
David Bumpass, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Adult and Pediatric Spine
Michael Cassat, M.D.
Michael Cassat, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Sports Medicine
Steven M. Cherney, M.D.
Steven M. Cherney, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Orthopaedic Trauma
Paul Edwards, M.D.
Paul Edwards, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Hip and Knee Reconstruction
G. Thomas Frazier, M.D.
G. Thomas Frazier, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Hand and Upper Extremity
Kristin M. Garner, M.D.
Kristin M. Garner, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Sports Medicine
Robert Garrison, M.D.
Robert L. Garrison, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Orthopaedic Trauma
Rob Martin, M.D.
Robert Martin, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Foot and Ankle
Richard E. McCarthy, M.D.
Richard E. McCarthy, M.D.
Professor
Adult and Pediatric Spine
James R. McCoy, M.D.
James R. McCoy, M.D.
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Section Chief, CAVHS, Little Rock
Simon Mears, M.D., Ph.D.
Simon Mears, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor
Hip and Knee Reconstruction
Corey Montgomery, M.D.
Corey Montgomery, M.D.
Associate Professor
Adult and Pediatric Orthopaedic Oncology
Sean Morell, M.D.
Sean Morell, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Hand
Richard W. Nicholas, M.D.
Richard W. Nicholas, M.D.
Professor
Adult and Pediatric Orthopaedic Oncology
Lawrence O’Malley, M.D.
Lawrence O’Malley, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Sports Medicine, Shoulder and Elbow
Sam Overley, M.D.
Samuel C. Overley, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Spine
Charles Pearce, M.D.
Charles Pearce, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Sports Medicine, Specializing in Shoulder Arthroscopy
Brien Rabenhorst, M.D.
Brien Rabenhorst, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Pediatrics
Regis L. Renard, M.D.
Regis L. Renard, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Orthopaedic Trauma
Brant Sachleben, M.D.
Brant Sachleben, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Pediatric Sports Medicine
Jeffrey B. Stambough, MD
Jeffrey B. Stambough, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Hip and Knee Reconstruction
John L. Vander Schilden, M.D.
John L. Vander Schilden, M.D.
Professor
Sports Medicine
Theresa Wyrick-Glover, M.D.
Theresa Wyrick-Glover, M.D.
Vice Chair, Associate Professor
Adult and Pediatric Hand & Upper Extremity
Mark A. Tait, M.D.
Mark A. Tait, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Adult and Pediatric Hand & Upper Extremity
Ramon Ylanan, M.D.
Ramon Ylanan, M.D.