Dr. Christopher Henley, MD

Dr. Christopher Henley, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 43
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Dr. Christopher Henley, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Fayetteville, AR and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery and orthopedic surgery.

3317 N Wimberly Dr

Fayetteville, AR 72703

Contact Information

(479) 521-2752

Insurance Accepted

  • American Republic
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Henley performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hands
very high
more than 97% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Henley's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Henley "As the patient, you are the focus of my practice. Your needs are of paramount importance and drive my practice philosophy. I believe in open communication as a pathway to patient satisfaction. You should be engaged, maximally educated, and ready to use me and my expertise as a tool to accomplish your goals. My website is a great place to start learning about your hand or arm condition. You'll find a large number of articles and videos that will give you a sense of how passionate I am about patient education. Visit my site at noelhenley.com today!"

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

62  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Back Pain
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cartilage Tear
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Ligament Tears
  • Limb Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Injury
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Pain
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28  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritic Hand Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Surgery
  • Microsurgical Procedure
  • Nerve Surgery
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tendon Surgery
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arkansas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Arkansas
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Indiana University Orthopaedic Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Indiana Hand Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Compassionate Doctor Award - vitals.com, 2010
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Henley's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Henley to family and friends
54 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (54)

  • 5
    (41)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Henley's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

I had arthritis in my right thumb, which was treated by Dr. Henley. He was very thorough and explained everything from what to expect after the cortisone injection I had to the possibility of surgery if the shot wasn't effective. Since I still had pain, I chose surgery and went into it knowing...more
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The nurses at the surgery center were friendly and informative. The post op instruction sheet is very helpful. I was glad the nurse explained that washing the stitches after removing the bandages was a one time thing and they needed to stay dry after that; the instruction sheet wasn't clear on...more
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All the staff was friendly, and kind to me. All gave thorough explanations of procedures.
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Dr. Henley has performed carpal tunnel release and trigger finger surgery on both my hands. I was extremely happy with each procedure and the outcome. I feel he is extremely knowledgeable and professional. I also love that he has a genuine care for his patients. Very warm and understanding. I...more
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I work in the medical field and expect a lot from offices. My granddaughter saw him for a finger fracture yesterday, maybe he was having a bad day. But, he was less than pleasant to a 5 year old little girl. After waiting an long time she experienced a coughing attack, she has been sick. My...more
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