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Joel N. Smith, MD

Martin Orthopedics
2504 McCain Blvd. Suite 101
North Little Rock, AR 72116

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(501) 406-7640



(501) 319-7227

Joel N. Smith, MD

Dr. Joel Smith received his medical degree from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in 2006. He completed his orthopedic surgery residency at the University of Oklahoma Health Science Center in OK in 2011. He completed his sports medicine fellowship at Tahoe Orthopedics and Sports Medicine.

Dr. Smith’s passion is helping to improve the quality of life for his patients. He utilizes non-surgical and surgical treatments to help his patients achieve their goals. He specializes in arthroscopic surgery for the shoulder, elbow, hip, knee, and ankle. He also does joint replacement surgery for the knee and shoulder, including total and partial knee replacement, as well as total shoulder and reverse total shoulder replacement.

Dr. Smith is now performing MAKO Robotic-Arm Assisted Surgery. Learn more about the innovative robotic system.


University of Oklahoma Health Science Center


Tahoe Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

Degree Origin

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Educational Specialties

Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, Orthopedics

Practicing Specialties

Orthopedic Surgery, Orthopedics

Practicing Health Concerns

Ankle Arthroscopy, Ankle Injury, Elbow Arthroscopy, Elbow Injury, Fractures, Hip and Knee Replacement, Hip Arthroscopy, Hip Injury, Joint Replacement, Knee Arthroscopy, Knee Injury, Knee Replacement, MAKO Robotic-Arm Assisted Surgery of the Hip, MAKO Robotic-Arm Assisted Surgery of the Knee, Partial Knee Arthroplasty, Partial Knee Replacement, Pediatric Sports Medicine, Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty, Reverse Total Shoulder Replacement, Shoulder Arthroscopy, Shoulder Injury, Shoulder Replacement, Sports Medicine, Total Knee Arthroplasty, Total Knee Replacement, Total Shoulder Arthroplasty, Total Shoulder Replacement

Board Certifications

American Board of Orthopedic Surgery