Dr. Mark Powell, M.D. | Advanced Orthopaedic Specialists | Fayetteville, AR | Rogers, AR
Advanced Orthopaedic Specialists


Mark Powell, M.D.

As a board certified orthopaedic surgeon, Dr. Powell obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of Tulsa and is a graduate of the University of Arkansas for Medical Science (UAMS). He completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at West Virginia University Medical Center before completing his sports medicine fellowship at Washington University Medical School, Barnes Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri. 

He served as a clinical adviser for new advances in the prevention of venous thromboembolism, clinical faculty at UAMS and Area Health Education Center (AHEC) Family Practice Residency, assistant clinical professor for the Department of Orthopaedics at UAMS.

Professional Experience

Dr. Powell is a native of Fayetteville and has been in private practice at Powell Orthopedics since 1997 and a business partner of Advanced Orthopaedic Specialists (AOS) since its establishment in 2009 as an official orthopaedic surgeon caring for Arkansas Razorback athletes.

During his career he has received many honors and was named one of the Top 40 Professionals under 40 in Northwest Arkansas, Teacher of the Year for NWA Family Practice Residency Clinical Faculty, Who's Who among Executives and Professionals, plus many other accolades. Also, Dr. Powell holds a well-established patent on a night splint used in the treatment of plantar fasciitis.

Interesting Facts

  • Dr. Powell trained extensively with the St. Louis Rams.
  • He spent two years covering WVU Mountaineer football and basketball teams. 
  • He has served as the Fayetteville High School team physician for the last 17 years. 
  • Residing in Fayetteville, he and his wife, Elizabeth, have two children: Kailey and Taylor.
  • Dr. Powell is quite the fly fisherman. He holds a previous IGFA world record on the fly rod.