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Ken Martin, M.D.


Orthopedic Surgery
Martin Knee and Sports Medicine Center, P.A.
8907 Kanis Road
Little Rock, AR 72205
Office Phone: 501.227.9994
Office Fax: 501.227.0710

Dr. Martin specializes in orthopedic surgery, and particularly in treatment of shoulder, knee, and sports injuries. Knee replacement and arthroscopic surgeries are his primary focus. He has performed over 15,000 knee surgeries.

A native of Rison, Arkansas, Martin graduated from Pine Bluff High School in 1971. Dr. Martin earned his medical degree from UAMS in 1978. He completed his internship in general surgery and his residency in orthopedic surgery at UAMS in 1983. After a fellowship in Adult Reconstructive Surgery with Dr. Carl Nelson in Little Rock, he moved to Pine Bluff in 1984 where he was in private practice until relocating his practice to Little Rock in 1990.

Dr. Martin is particularly knowledgeable about sports medicine, having received a football scholarship as an undergraduate to the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville. He has served as team physician for several high schools and professional sports organizations. Dr. Martin was named one of 14 orthopedic surgeons in Arkansas recognized as a “Best Doctors in America” by his peers in Best Doctors, Inc.

PROFESSIONAL INFORMATION:
Undergraduate: University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
Medical School: UAMS
Year Graduated: 1978
Certification(s): American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
Internship(s): UAMS, General Surgery
Residency: UAMS, Orthopedic Surgery
Fellowship: UAMS, Adult Reconstructive Surgery

Additional Professional Memberships: American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Arthroscopy Association of North America, American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, American Association of Hip & Knee Surgeons, Southern Orthopedic Association, Academy of Pharmaceutical Physicians and Investigators, American Medical Association, Arkansas Orthopedic Society, Association of Clinical Research Professionals, Mid-America Orthopaedic Association, Society for Arthritic Joint Surgery, Southern Medical Association

PERSONAL INFORMATION:
Family: Married, 4 children
Religious Affiliation: Christian—Fellowship Bible Church
Hobbies: Running, reading, travel
Original Hometown: Rison, AR