UAMS Neighborhood Clinic Opens in Maumelle
News Release Nov. 6, 2015
LITTLE ROCK — The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has opened a new UAMS Neighborhood Clinic offering convenient, high-quality primary care services in Maumelle.
The clinic, located at 102 Town Centre Drive in Maumelle, is open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday. It offers primary care services to those 12 and older.
To make an appointment, call 501-614-2470. More information is available at UAMShealth.com/Maumelle.
“UAMS is committed to offering all Arkansans world-class health care. Our Neighborhood Clinics allow us to meet the primary care needs of our patients in their own communities,” said Roxane A. Townsend, M.D., UAMS Medical Center CEO and vice chancellor for clinical programs.
The public is invited to an open house at the clinic Nov. 17 from 2-7 p.m. Free health screenings and clinic tours will be offered, as well as snacks, activities for all ages and giveaways.
Services offered at the clinic, which opened Nov. 2, include annual exams and preventive care, treatment for illnesses that arise unexpectedly and management of ongoing medical conditions.
The clinic will be led by Michael Stout, M.D., who is board certified in family medicine and has been practicing in Little Rock for 18 years. Stout graduated from Arkansas Tech with a bachelor’s degree in biology and received his medical degree from UAMS. He completed a three-year residency with the UAMS Department of Family and Preventive Medicine.
“I’m excited about leading the UAMS Neighborhood Clinic,” said Stout. “My medical philosophy is simple: Patients should expect to be cared for in a friendly atmosphere by people who love what they do. That is what patients can expect at the clinic in Maumelle.”
UAMS is the state’s only comprehensive academic health center, with colleges of Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Health Professions and Public Health; a graduate school; a hospital; a northwest Arkansas regional campus; a statewide network of regional centers; and seven institutes: the Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute, the Jackson T. Stephens Spine & Neurosciences Institute, the Myeloma Institute, the Harvey & Bernice Jones Eye Institute, the Psychiatric Research Institute, the Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging and the Translational Research Institute. It is the only adult Level 1 trauma center in the state. UAMS has 3,021 students, 789 medical residents and two dental residents. It is the state’s largest public employer with more than 10,000 employees, including about 1,000 physicians and other professionals who provide care to patients at UAMS, Arkansas Children’s Hospital, the VA Medical Center and UAMS regional centers throughout the state. Visit www.uams.edu or www.uamshealth.com.