Orthopedic Institute Joint Academy

Arthritis is one of the most prevalent chronic health problems and the nation's leading cause of disability among Americans. Arthritis limits everyday activities such as walking, dressing and bathing for millions of Americans. Arthritis pain can severely limit a persons ability to enjoy life.

The St. Vincent Orthopaedic Institute Joint Replacement program, Joint Academy, will get you back to living.

Joint Academy takes on a wellness approach for joint replacements. This program relies on traditional principles of patient focused care, interactive physical therapy and nursing interaction. Joint Academy produces a sense of autonomy and professional pride reflected in the care we provide our patients.

What can one expect at Joint Academy?

  • Focused Care
  • Extensive Pre-op Education
  • A Dedicated Coordinator
  • Group Meals
  • Group Therapy
  • Wearing Your Own Clothes
  • Family Participation
  • A Private Room

For further information, please call 501.552.2442.

Joint Academy Surgeons


C Lowry Barnes, MD

  • Orthopedic Surgery

D Gordon Newbern, MD

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • 600 South McKinley St, 1st Floor, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205
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