Gary Edwards, DO, FACOFP

Gary Edwards, DO, FACOFP
Assistant Professor of Family Medicine/Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine

7000 Chad Colley Boulevard
Fort Smith, AR  72916
ARCOM 207
479-308-2327
Gary.edwards@arcomedu.org

Bachelor of Science: Arkansas Tech University, Russellville AR

Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery:  A. T. Still University/Kirksville College Osteopathic Medicine, Kirksville, MO

Internship: Normandy Osteopathic Hospitals, St. Louis, MO

Residency: Family Medicine, Doctors Hospital, Columbus, OH

Rural Medicine Fellowship: Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine/Obliness Memorial Hospital, Athens, OH

Practice:  Family and Emergency Medicine Fort Smith, AR, 1982-2017

Honors:
Eagle Scout
Blue Key National Honor Fraternity
Chief Resident Ohio University COM
Board Certified American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians (ACOFP)
Fellow ACOFP
Founding Member of Arkansas Osteopathic Medical Association (AOMA)
Past President  AOMA
President Arkansas Chapter of ACOFP
President Sebastian County Chapter of Arkansas Medical Society (AMS)

Trustee positions:
BOT AOMA
BOT AMS
BOT Arkansas Medical Foundation
BOT Arkansas Prescription Monitoring Program

Interests:
Flying helicopters and airplanes
Water and snow skiing
Antique car restoration
Hunting and fishing
Foreign Medical Missionary 1982-2013

Family:
Spouse, Cheryl Holden, DHSc.
4 children and 6 grandchildren