Relationship, Regular Check-Ups with Primary Care Physician Saves Fred Kalsbeek's Life

Consistent check-ups and a relationship with his primary care physician detects cancer, saves life for Little Rock man.

Regular Check-Ups Keeps Farmer in the Field

Arkansas farmer Kenneth Cole discovered his high blood pressure during regular visits to his primary care physician.

Scoliosis Surgery Changes Life for Barbara McClintock

Barbara McClintock lived for 75 years without knowing what kept her from sitting, sleeping and managing her daily life. A scoliosis diagnosis and surgery changed her life.

Vietnam Vet Beats Heart Attack, Cancer and Atrial Fibrillation with Watchman

Chuck Lange is fearless. A Vietnam veteran, Chuck has conquered smoking, heart attack, cancer and now atrial fibrillation with Watchman device.

TAVR Gives Heart Patients Less Invasive Choice for Treatment

Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) offers heart patients a less invasive treatment option than open heart surgery.

Ali Krisht, MD Takes on Brain Tumors

Dr. Ali Krisht, director of the Arkansas Neuroscience Institute at CHI St Vincent, is known around the world for his work on rare brain tumors; in particular, he specializes in surgeries most doctors would describe as inoperable.

Family Physician Brings Small Town Approach to All Patients

Dr. Michael Ford has seen many states and all kinds of patients. Born and raised in Russellville, Dr. Ford followed his interest in science to a career in family medicine with CHI St. Vincent in Little Rock.

Fast Pace of Home City Leads Family Physician to Enjoy Laidback Life in Little Rock

Dr. Srinivasan Ramaswamy is originally from Bangalore in Karnataka, India, the third most populous city in that country. Leaving such a bustling, beautiful place was not easy, but Dr. Ramaswamy, a family medical physician at CHI St. Vincent Primary and Urgent Care, now calls Little Rock home.

Q&A: Hoop Dreams Lead to Career Reality for Pediatrician

Dr. Jeremy Harwood’s initial career goal was to make goals. Today, he’s a pediatrician with CHI St. Vincent Primary and Urgent Care in Little Rock.

Summer Heat Precautions with Dr. George Hutchison

Extreme heat can cause confusion and other symptoms in the elderly, those on multiple medications and people who work or spend a lot of time outdoors. Know how to identify and avoid heat exhaustion and stroke.

New Clinic, Family Keep Physician on the Run

Trying to catch Dr. Ananth S. Ranganathan is like trying to keep lightning in a cup. Bright, sharp and constantly moving, Dr. Ranganathan is enjoying every aspect of his life as a new physician, husband and father.

Q&A: Kismet Worked Its Charm for Primary Care Physician

Dr. Marcus Chu sees patients at CHI St. Vincent Primary Care in Hot Springs Village.

Embracing Change Brings Abundance to Primary Care Physician

A primary care physician at CHI St. Vincent in Little Rock, Dr. Samant is managing three children, a husband, a career and her patients with a grateful heart and a gift for empathy.

Primary Care Physician Keeps Family Front and Center

Dr. Susanna Shermer, a family practice physician who works at CHI St. Vincent Primary Care in Midtowne and the medical director of Grow Learning Center, comes from a familial line of doctors and continues the tradition of personal care with her patients and community.

KATV on Your Health: Lactation Specialist

CHI St. Vincent lactation specialist Brook Copeland, RN, discusses services to help new mothers breastfeed.