Orthopaedic Specialty Areas

The highly specialized orthopaedic experts at UAMS diagnose and treat patients with a variety of conditions and disorders affecting the bones, muscles, joints, tendons and ligaments. Whether you have a simple injury or a complex condition, we provide high-quality, compassionate care.

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Hip and Knee Replacement

From routine joint replacement procedures to more complex and revision surgeries, our world-renowned experts will get you get back to the life you enjoy.


Foot and Ankle Surgery

Our fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeons are experts in providing specialized care for all adult foot and ankle conditions and injuries.

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Hand and Wrist Surgery

Our fellowship-trained hand & upper extremity surgeons are experts in diagnosing and treating hand, wrist, and elbow problems in both children and adults.

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Orthopaedic Oncology

Our world-class experts are the only orthopaedic oncologists in Arkansas, specializing in the diagnosis and surgical treatment of benign and malignant bone and soft tissue tumors.


Spine Surgery

Our internationally-recognized orthopaedic spine surgeons provide state-of-the-art surgical and non-surgical intervention and comprehensive spine care to both children and adults.

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Orthopaedic Trauma Surgery

Our fellowship-trained orthopaedic trauma surgeons specialize in fracture care and work with a multidisciplinary team of providers to deliver expert care at the state’s only Level 1 Trauma Center.

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Pediatric Orthopaedics

Our fellowship-trained pediatric providers practice at Arkansas Children’s Hospital, the only Hospital System in Arkansas solely dedicated to children.

shoulder pain

Shoulder and Elbow Surgery

Our orthopaedic shoulder and elbow specialists offer all the latest treatment options, providing patients the personalized care they need to relieve pain and restore shoulder and elbow function.


Sports Medicine

The UAMS Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine team provides both surgical and non-surgical treatment and personalized care designed to get athletes of all ages and skill levels back in the game.