Orthopedics, Sports Medicine & Fracture Clinic

US News & World Report - Best Children's Hospital - Orthopedics

Evaluates and treats:

  • Orthopedic problems involving the bones, joints and muscles
  • Congenital, acquired and traumatic limb deformities
  • Scoliosis and spinal deformities
  • Neuromuscular disease or any problems with bone, joints, muscles and ligaments that affect growing children
  • Follow-up care for problems related to fractures of bones, dislocations of joints and other traumatic disorders
  • Congenital limb deficiencies such as fibular hemimelia, proximal femoral focal deficiency, hemiatrophy, radial hypoplasia and multiple epiphyseal dysplasia
  • Vitamin D-resistant rickets with bowing and limb length inequality
  • Acquired conditions such as bone loss from fractures, osteomyelitis, nonunions, growth arrest from both trauma and infections and malunions or significant deformities of bone 
  • Non-operative orthopedic conditions of childhood: in-toeing, bowlegs, knock knees and flat feet
  • Hip dysplasia in newborns and infants
  • Scoliosis in children and adolescents
  • Sports-related injuries/conditions
  • Brachial Plexus injuries


Arkansas Children's Hospital
Orthopedic Clinic, 1st Floor
Appointments: 501-364-4000
Fax: 501-978-6440
Medical Director: Brant Sachleben, M.D., 501-364-1195

Arkansas Children’s Northwest
Appointments: 479-725-6995
Fax: 479-725-6582
ACNW Full-time Provider: Nicholas A. Waanders, M.D.

West Little Rock Clinic
Appointments: 501-364-4000
Fax: 501-978-6440

Jonesboro Clinic
Appointments: 501-364-4000
Fax: 501-978-6440