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UAMS  — University of Arkansas Medical Sciences

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


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


The Jones Eye Institute is dedicated to providing excellent care using innovative and advanced treatment options based on the latest research and technology.


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

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.


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.

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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. Christopher Westfall

Dr. Christopher Westfall

Dr. Westfall is the Chairman of the Department of Opthalmology and Director of Jones Eye Institute

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​Physician Ratings

​Physician Ratings

Our patient satisfaction ratings are posted to provide the information you need to make informed decisions about your health care.

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Dr. Lowry Barnes - Orthopedics

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

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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Dr. Gareth Morgan -  Myeloma Institute

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

CertaScan First Footprint UAMS

UAMS First in State to Implement Infant Footprint Scan

“This is another way to show how much UAMS cares about each newborn while providing another level of safety.”

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Ginny Smith, R.N.

Director of nursing care at UAMS

Jonathan Laryea UAMS

Liberian Travels to Arkansas to Thank Surgeon

“He’d told me the news before I arrived, but I still wanted to see him. I wanted to extend my appreciation, have a follow up exam and ease my mind. I’m at that stage right now.”

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Nathaniel Kevin Ejiogu


Jennings Boyette UAMS

Surgeons Use 3D Technology to Reconstruct Man’s Face

“Unless you knew it, you can’t tell anything’s happened,” Todd said. “They did an excellent job. I appreciate the concern the doctors and nurses show their patients.”

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Sidney Todd III

Calion, Arkansas


Jacksonville Woman Survives Stroke Thanks to Quick Response

"I appreciate all of you for taking time out of your lives for training and giving up so much to study this field. It’s truly wonderful to have people like you."

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Vivian Smith

Jacksonville, Arkansas

Evan Brewer

Former Student Donates Books, Teddy Bears to NICU Families

I just hope this brings a little joy to these families during a difficult time.

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Erin Brewer

Kathy Thomas UAMS

Oxford Woman’s Elbow Saved After Gunshot

“This was a team effort that started with the ambulance that picked me up, all the way to Dr. Ahmadi at UAMS knowing what to do and how to put me back together.”

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Kathy Thomas

Oxford, Arkansas