Turner, Clinton C., MDFamily Medicine and Sports Medicine

: FirstCare Family Doctors - Springdale: (479) 750-3630

    Dr. Clint Turner is fellowship-trained in Sports Medicine and Board Certified in Family Medicine.

    Dr. Turner completed his Family Practice Residency and Fellowship at John Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth, Texas. He specializes in medical management of athletes of all ages, sports clearance physicals, preventive health care, acute care and emergent medical care. Dr. Turner provides sports clearance physicals, specialized care for athletes with chronic diseases like Type 1 diabetes and high blood pressure, and treatment for sports injuries.

    A University of Arkansas alum, Dr. Turner and his wife, Lindsay, enjoy living in Northwest Arkansas. Outside of the clinic, he enjoys trail running, hiking, road biking and mountain biking. He has worked in rural New Zealand, serving the people of the town of Oamaru in his family medicine practice. He recently completed the Motatapu 2016 Triathlon in New Zealand. He is passionate about wellness and helping athletes excel to their fullest potential. 

    Certifications

    • Board Certified  in Family medicine by the American Board of Family Medicine with a Certificate of Added Qualification in Sports Medicine
    • Member, American Academy of Family Physicians

    Education

    • Family Medicine Residency and Sports Medicine Fellowship

      John Peter Smith Hospital, Ft. Worth, Texas

    • Doctorate in Medicine

      University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock

    • Bachelor of Arts in Biology with Honors

      University of Arkansas, Fayetteville

    Specialties

    • Family Medicine
    • Sports Medicine
    • Sports clearance physicals
    • Medical management of athletes of all ages
    • Chronic disease management for athletes (T1D, High Blood Pressure)
    • Nonoperative musculoskeletal injuries
    • Wellness & preventive care
    • Acute care and emergent medical care