UAMS Medical Center – University of Arkansas Medical Sciences 2018-06-01T06:56:56+00:00

Chancellor Cam Patterson, M.D., MBA

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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.

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. Christopher Westfall

Dr. Christopher Westfall

Dr. Westfall is the Chairman of the Department of Ophthalmology 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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Patient Stories

Allogeneic stem cell transplant recipient Dottie Lobbs (center) joined her physician, Muthu Veeraputhiran, M.D., (left) and husband Mike Lobbs at the first-ever UAMS Cancer Institute's Celebration of Life.

Recovery from Acute Leukemia Gives Teacher Something to Celebrate

“I had the most positive experience at UAMS that I possibly could have had. Dr. Veeraputhiran and his team were so wonderful. I am so grateful.”

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Dottie Lobbs

Malvern, Arkansas

Batesville Mom Well After Blood Clot in Lung While Pregnant

“I thought I was going to lose my baby. She’s my only child. It was a miracle.”

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Teighler Kittler

Batesville, Arkansas

Most hip replacement patients don't start running long-distance competitions after their surgery, but Mary Anne Hansen did.

Hip Replacement Opens Road to Fulfillment for Little Rock Woman

“Before, when I got up, I felt this incredible weight like someone was holding me down. Now, I wake up and I am ready for the day. I’m making up for lost time, definitely.”

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Mary Ann Hansen

Little Rock, Arkansas

essential tremor patient

Deep Brain Stimulation Puts Pulaski County Man Back in Control

“She talked me through the whole procedure,” Kimbrough said through tears. “When I got back to recovery, I asked for a cup of coffee. It was the first cup of coffee I was able to drink without spilling in three years.”

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Jim Kimbrough

Scott, Arkansas

Brenden Stack, M.D. with patient John Foster

Maumelle Man Diagnosed Twice with Head & Neck Cancers

“It was scary, but I felt like I was in good hands. Dr. Stack is one of the best in the world at what he does.”

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John Foster

Maumelle, Arkansas