American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons

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AAHKS Member Named Orthopaedic Surgery Chair at UAMS

C. Lowry Barnes, M.D. has been named chair of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) effective August 1. He will hold the Carl L. Nelson, M.D., Chair in Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Barnes has been a UAMS professor of orthopaedics for the past three years while he continued his private practice. He will see patients at UAMS and continue seeing patients in his practice at Arkansas Specialty Orthopaedics and St. Vincent Infirmary Medical Center. Read full story.


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  1. Denise Rodd says

    AAHKS has information available about hip and knee replacement. You can review this web page and the answer to the question “Is THR very painful?” There is also information about pain following total knee replacement at

  2. Sanjay Paraskar says

    can you tell me, Orthopedic surgery is painful or not?