Sometimes sports injuries are your child’s biggest competition. Arkansas Children’s Northwest, together with UAMS Health Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine, is expanding care for your developing athlete. This partnership provides your child with the state’s leading experts in sports injury diagnosis, treatment, surgery and physical therapy. All designed for the safest return to play.

Conditions commonly treated include:

  • Knee pain
  • Knee injuries including torn ACL or torn meniscus
  • Ankle injury
  • Sprains and fractures related to sports participation
  • Concussion - baseline testing, diagnosis and treatment of concussions in children
  • Growth plate injury
  • Shoulder and elbow injury

Meet the Team

Request your appointment today by selecting a provider below or calling 479-725-6995.

Larry Balle
Larry Balle, M.D.

Ramon Ylanan
Ramon Ylanan, M.D.