Practice contact
501-526-1046
2 Shackleford W. Blvd.
Little Rock Arkansas 72211
Simon Mears MD
Orthopaedic Surgeon - Joint Specialty
Orthopaedic Surgeon - Private
Primary Practice: Orthopaedic Clinic – Shackleford W. Boulevard

Practice Contact

Office Address
2 Shackleford W. Blvd.
Little Rock Arkansas 72211
Phone
501-526-1046

Biography

Dr. Simon Mears is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) as well as a professor of orthopaedic surgery in the College of Medicine at UAMS. His special interests include total hip and knee replacement, hip fracture care, and geriatric orthopaedics. Dr. Mears earned a Medical degree and a Ph.D. degree in Neurobiology from the University of Pittsburgh. He completed his orthopaedic residency at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He completed a fellowship in orthopaedic traumatology at the R. Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center at the University of Maryland as well as a second fellowship in hip and knee replacement at the Mayo Clinic. He has won the prestigious Jahnigen Award in geriatric medicine. Dr. Mears practiced at the Johns Hopkins University for ten years and served there as Chairman of orthopedic surgery at the Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. Dr. Mears specializes in hip and knee replacement including both primary and revision surgery. His research interests include the clinical outcomes of geriatric patients and the biomechanics of fixation in osteoporotic bone. He is currently vice president of the International Geriatric Fracture Society and Deputy editor for the Journal Geriatric Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation.
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Primary Practice

Primary practice
Orthopaedic Clinic – Shackleford W. Boulevard

Hospital Affiliations

PRIMARY HOSPITAL
UAMS MEDICAL CENTER
(501) 686-5000

Education & Training

FELLOWSHIP
Mayo Clinic
RESIDENCY
Johns Hopkins University
INTERNSHIP
Johns Hopkins University
MEDICAL / PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine