Brent Lawrence, MD
Orthopedic Surgeon


Orthopedic Surgeon joining Orthopaedic Center of Hot Springs


National Park Medical Center today announced that Brent Lawrence, M.D., has joined its staff and will be offering orthopedic services to patients throughout Hot Springs and the surrounding area. Dr. Lawrence brings more than 20 years of clinical experience to NPMC, and has the unique perspective of having practiced as a physical therapist prior to his time as an orthopedic surgeon.

“Dr. Lawrence is a great addition to our already very strong group of orthopedic surgeons,” said NPMC’s CEO, Scott Smith.  “Being in a community abundant with outdoor recreational activities, orthopedics is a key service line for our region’s healthcare needs.  The addition of Dr. Lawrence helps to ensure that we are continuing to fulfill our mission of Making Communities Healthier.”

Dr. Lawrence joins NPMC from Conway.  He is an Arkansas-native and is fond of the Hot Springs area.  He practices the full scope of orthopedic medicine including surgical and non-surgical treatments for joint pain and arthritis, fracture care and sports medicine.

Dr. Lawrence graduated from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. He completed his residency at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center in Oklahoma City.  Dr. Lawrence is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

He, his wife, and their children live in Hot Springs.

Dr. Lawrence is accepting new patients at the Orthopaedic Center of Hot Springs.  For a referral or to schedule an appointment, call (501) 321-0555.