At the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, we are the home of the state’s only academic health sciences center. With clinics covering nearly every medical specialty, our research and educational programs inspire new knowledge that results in better diagnosis and more advanced patient care.

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Neurosciences

Treating patients from around the world, our neurosurgeons are widely known for their surgical expertise and patient- and family-centered care.



Cancer

With state-of-the-art medical care available only at an academic medical center, our team of experts offers the best in personalized medicine.



Women's Health

From yearly exams to the most technical specialized procedures, our caring and compassionate experts provide personalized treatment for women of all ages.



Orthopedics

Providing subspecialty orthopedic care unlike anywhere else in the state, we offer surgical and nonsurgical treatments in locations that are easy to access.



Heart

When you trust our highly trained and skilled heart and vascular doctors with your health, you can be sure that you are in good hands.



Primary Care

Patient-Centered Medical Home -- We combine the science of medicine with the art of delivering outstanding medical care.



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Meet Our Doctors

Dr. Lowry Barnes - Orthopedics

Using the latest procedures and treatments, Dr. Lowry Barnes provides personalized care to patients with a wide variety of conditions and diseases of the hip and knee joints.

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Dr. Gloria Richard-Davis - Women's Health

Highly trained and educated as an OB/GYN specialist, Dr. Richard-Davis offers state-of-the art treatment to fertility and menopausal patients

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M.J. Orellano - Physical Therapy

From elite athletes to the barely fit, M.J. enjoys working with her patients to help them achieve their goals.    

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Dr. Gareth Morgan - Myeloma Institute

Backed by cutting-edge research that leads to scientific breakthroughs, the Myeloma Institute offers innovative treatments tailored to each patient’s specific disease.

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Patient Stories

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Deep Brain Stimulation Relieves Patient’s OCD Symptoms

Thomasine Williams of Sherwood was constantly washing her hands and arranging and rearranging items. She was unable to go anywhere in public without taking a towel to sit on. She balked at opening doors and using silverware at restaurants.

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Thomasine Williams
Sherwood, Arkansas

Patient Stories
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Thomasine Williams
Sherwood, Arkansas

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Thomasine Williams of Sherwood was constantly washing her hands and arranging and rearranging items. She was unable to go anywhere in public without taking a towel to sit on. She balked at opening doors and using silverware at restaurants. Learn more
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Conway Couple Expecting First Child After Fertility Treatments

“I went into a convenience store with my mom and bought a test,” she said. “I didn’t even wait until I got home. I took the test there. It was positive! I danced the whole way out.”

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Hannah Riley
Conway, Arkansas

Patient Stories
2015-07-31T12:55:31+00:00

Hannah Riley
Conway, Arkansas

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“I went into a convenience store with my mom and bought a test,” she said. “I didn’t even wait until I got home. I took the test there. It was positive! I danced the whole way out.” Learn more
Children and teens treated at the UAMS Radiation Oncology Center, along with their families, were treated to an Arkansas Travelers baseball game.

UAMS Takes ROC Stars Out to the Ballgame

“Jaycee would get her radiation treatment and turn right around and play softball that night. She doesn’t let anything stop her.”

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Abra O’Saile
Mother of eight-year-old leukemia survivor and softball player Jaycee O’Saile

 

Patient Stories
2015-08-18T15:07:40+00:00

Abra O’Saile
Mother of eight-year-old leukemia survivor and softball player Jaycee O’Saile

 

Children and teens treated at the UAMS Radiation Oncology Center, along with their families, were treated to an Arkansas Travelers baseball game.
“Jaycee would get her radiation treatment and turn right around and play softball that night. She doesn’t let anything stop her.” Learn more
Jeanne Nash

Knee Replacement Patient Doesn’t Skip a Beat After Surgery

“I woke up this morning and it doesn’t hurt,” Nash said. “I can bend my legs. I’m amazed. I’m sore, but it’s nothing like that stabbing, burning pain that I was experiencing before the surgery.”

 

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Jean Nash

Value analysis director at UAMS

Patient Stories
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Jean Nash

Value analysis director at UAMS

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“I woke up this morning and it doesn’t hurt,” Nash said. “I can bend my legs. I’m amazed. I’m sore, but it’s nothing like that stabbing, burning pain that I was experiencing before the surgery.”   Learn more