Looking for an Orthopedic surgeon that you can trust is a daunting task. You do not want to chance that the person you are going to for ankle, knee, hip, or even spinal surgery may not be among the best in their field. Though this is a decision you have to make for yourself after meeting the orthopedic surgeons in person we are giving you a good start. Hopefully an end to your frustration even.
Orthopedic surgery is becoming ever more common as advancements allow for better hip and knee replacements which of course makes the demand for orthopedic surgeons higher. Find the best ones in Arkansas so you can find the surgeon that is right for you and your needs. Something as important as a hip replacement or any other orthopedic surgery, can’t be left to chance and all the time spent researching surgeons around can take up an awful lot of time. So here are the top orthopedic surgeons we have chosen in Arkansas.
After his completion of orthopedic residency at the University of West Virginia, Dr. Mark W. Powell completed a sports medicine fellowship at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri. He provides orthopedic services to several local high school sports programs including athletes at his alma mater, Fayetteville High School. Dr. Powell practices general orthopedics and sports medicine.
Dr. John F. Ball is a board certified orthopedist who completed his residency at the University of Oklahoma in 1983. He practices general orthopedic surgery with an emphasis in total joint replacement, minimally invasive joint replacement, as well as fracture care in adults and children.
Dr. John P. Park received his medical degrees at the University of Washington in Seattle. He served his internship and surgery residency at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester, New York. His orthopaedic residency was at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and he completed a sports medicine fellowship in Eugene, Oregon.
Little Rock, AR
Dr. Theresa O. Wyrick is a certified Orthopedic surgeon. She earned her medical degree at UAMS. She is currently serving in Arkansas Children’s Hospital.
Dr. Claiborne L. Moseley completed his residency at the University of South Carolina in Columbia. He is a board certified orthopedic surgeon who practices general orthopedics specializing in hip and knee replacement, foot and ankle surgery , and knee arthroscopy.
Dr. Matthew J. Coker got his medical degree at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. His residency in Orthopaedic Surgery was also completed at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. He specializes in General Orthopaedics, Trauma Surgery, and Total Joint Replacements.
Dr. Gregory J. Smolarz got his medical degree in University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston, Texas. He is a certified Orthopedic surgeon, he acquired his residency at L.S.U. Medical Center Shreveport, Louisiana.
Dr. Chris Alkire is certified by American Board of Orthopedic Surgery received his medical degree in Louisiana State University School of Medicine, Shreveport in 1980. While he completed his residency at University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio in 1985.
Dr. Noel Henley earned his medical degree at the University of Tennessee College of Medicine in Memphis. He was trained at Indiana University in Indianapolis for orthopedic surgery. He specializes in surgery of the upper extremities (fingertips to shoulder), micro-surgical reconstruction, trauma, arthritis, nerve compression, on-the-job injuries, sports-related injuries, and pediatrics.
Dr. Aaron Wallace is a certified Orthopedic Surgeon and Orthopedic Sports Medicine. He received his medical degree in University of Arkansas Medical Sciences, Little Rock, and completed his residency at Hamot Medical Center, Erie, PA.