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faculty

Highly 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.
Chair, Professor
Adult Reconstruction
Ahmadi
Shahryar Ahmadi, M.D.
Associate Professor
Shoulder and Elbow
Larry Balle
Larry Balle II, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Sports Medicine
Dale Blasier, M.D.
R. Dale Blasier, M.D.
Professor
Residency Program Director Pediatrics
John W. Bracey, M.D.
John Bracey, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Adult and Pediatric Hand & Upper Extremity
Shea Brannan, M.D.
P. Shea Brannan, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Hand & Upper Extremity
David Bumpass, M.D.
David Bumpass, M.D.
Associate Professor
Adult and Pediatric Spine
Tyler CarlLee
Tyler CarlLee, M.D.
Associate Professor
Sports Medicine/Shoulder & Elbow
Michael Cassat, M.D.
Michael Cassat, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Sports Medicine
Steven M. Cherney, M.D.
Steven Cherney, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Orthopaedic Trauma
Wesley Cox, M.D.
Wesley Cox, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Shoulder & Elbow
G. Thomas Frazier, M.D.
G. Thomas Frazier, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Hand and Upper Extremity
Kristin M. Garner, M.D.
Kristin Garner, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Sports Medicine
Robert Garrison
Robert Garrison, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Orthopaedic Trauma
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Vivek Jagadale, M.D.
Associate Professor
Hip and Knee Reconstruction - VA
Rob Martin, M.D.
Robert Martin, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Foot and Ankle
Chelsea Mathews
Chelsea Mathews, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Foot & Ankle
Richard E. McCarthy, M.D.
Richard E. McCarthy, M.D.
Professor
Adult and Pediatric Spine
Simon Mears, M.D., Ph.D.
Simon Mears, M.D.
Professor
Hip and Knee Reconstruction
Corey Montgomery, M.D.
Corey Montgomery, M.D.
Associate Professor
Adult & Pediatric Orthopaedic Oncology
sean Morell
Sean Morell, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Hand & Upper Extremity
Richard W. Nicholas, M.D.
Richard 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 Overley, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Spine
Charles Pearce, M.D.
Charles Pearce, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Sports Medicine, Specializing in Shoulder Arthroscopy
rabenhurst
Brien Rabenhorst, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Pediatric Orthopaedics
regis renard
Regis Renard, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Orthopaedic Trauma
Brant Sachleben, M.D.
Brant Sachleben, M.D.
Associate Professor
Pediatric Sports Medicine
Chad Songy, M.D.
Chad Songy, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Shoulder & Elbow
Jeffrey B. Stambough, MD
Jeff Stambough, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Hip and Knee Reconstruction
ben stronach
Benjamin Stronach, M.D.
Adult Reconstruction
Mark A. Tait, M.D.
Mark Tait, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Adult and Pediatric Hand & Upper Extremity
John L. Vander Schilden, M.D.
John Vander Schilden, M.D.
Professor
Sports Medicine
Nicholas Waanders M.D., Ph.D.
Nicholas Waanders, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Pediatrics
Theresa Wyrick-Glover, M.D.
Theresa Wyrick-Glover, M.D.
Vice Chair, Associate Professor
Adult and Pediatric Hand & Upper Extremity
Ramon Ylanan, M.D.
Ramon Ylanan, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Sports Medicine