Dr. David Bumpass is an orthopaedic spine surgeon at Arkansas Children's Hospital (ACH).  He specializes in treatment of a wide variety of complex spinal conditions, including scoliosis, kyphosis, neuromuscular deformities, and congenital deformities.

After studies in health policy and economics at the University of Toronto as a Fulbright scholar, Dr. Bumpass graduated with honors from the University of Virginia School of Medicine, and then completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at Washington University in St. Louis. He continued his training as a spine surgery fellow at Washington University, completing an additional complex spine deformity fellowship under the mentorship of Dr. Lawrence Lenke, one of the world's foremost spine surgeons.  He has published research in numerous prestigious orthopaedic journals, focusing on outcomes of spinal deformity surgery and spine tumors, as well as on current health policy challenges facing orthopaedic surgery.

Medical Degree

  • University of Virginia School of Medicine - 2008


  • Washington University/St. Louis Children's Hospital - 2013


  • Washington University/St. Louis Children's Hospital - 2015
  • Washington University/St. Louis Children's Hospital - 2015

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