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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

Denise Frerichs at UAMS with Dr. Kazemi

Woman Relaxed for First Time in Years After Complex Spine Surgery

“It feels like everything is relaxed for the first time in years. I had been so tight before,”

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Denise Frerichs

Florida-based myeloma patients gathered at UAMS

Florida-based Friendship Transcends, Through Sickness and Health

“There’s no longer any evidence of myeloma. His quality of life is perfect now.”

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Blanca Nieto

Palm Beach Gardens, Florida

Laci and Rickie Bratton with their son

Monticello Couple Welcome Baby with Help of Fertility Specialist

“We immediately felt comfortable with Dr. Richard-Davis. She has been through infertility treatments herself. That gives her an insight into her patients’ emotional state when seeking fertility treatments.

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Laci Bratton

Monticello, Arkansas

Stroke patient at UAMS

Arkadelphia Man Strikes Out Stroke by Bowling

“UAMS is fantastic. I cannot sing its praises enough. He’s had other health issues. This was by far the best experience we’ve ever had.”

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Kendra Raines

Arkadelphia, Arkansas

Tennis player gets back to sport after hip replacement at UAMS

Weeks After Joint Replacement, Tennis Player Dominates Tournament

“Being able to get back to my fitness level nine weeks after my hip replacement was amazing.”

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Michèle Perry

Little Rock, Arkansas