OUR PHYSICIANS

Our highly selected group of physicians work closely together to help maximize the health of every patient in the practice. Our staff treats patients with the kindness and compassion that you should expect, partnered with the state-of-the-art treatments you deserve.

CENTRAL CLINIC 

KENT COVERT, M.D LITTLE ROCK FAMILY PRACTICE

KENT COVERT, M.D.

Originally from Searcy, Arkansas, Dr. Covert graduated from the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville in 1999 with a B.A. in Microbiology. He earned his medical degree from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in 2003...

DR. JOHN JAYROE LITTLE ROCK FAMILY PRACTICE

DR. JOHN JAYROE

Dr. Jayroe graduated from the University of Central Arkansas with a Bachelors in Biology. He then attended the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, where he earned a Masters degree in Physiology... 

KEVIN ROBERTS, M.D.

KEVIN ROBERTS, M.D.

Dr. Roberts was born and raised in Little Rock. After receiving a B.S. degree in Zoology from the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville, he returned to Little Rock to attend the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences...

KEVIN HEIGEL, M.D. LITTLE ROCK FAMILY PRACTICE

KEVIN HIEGEL, M.D.

Dr. Hiegel graduated from Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wis., with a B.S. in Economics in 1989. He earned his medical degree from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in 1995...

THOMAS MOORE, M.D. LITTLE ROCK FAMILY PRACTICE

THOMAS MOORE, M.D.

Dr. Moore attended Hendrix College in Conway, Arkansas, and the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. He earned his medical degree from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in 1985...

 

WEST CLINIC 

BARRY FORD, M.D.

BARRY FORD, M.D. LITTLE ROCK FAMILY PRACTICE

Dr. Ford graduated from Hendrix College in Conway, Arkansas with a B.A. in Biology. He earned his medical degree from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in 1993...

KENNETH JOHNSTON, M.D.

KENNETH JOHNSTN, M.D. LITTLE ROCK FAMILY PRACTICE

Dr. Johnston graduated from Baylor University in Waco, Texas, with a B.A. degree in English. He earned his medical degree from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in 1990...

DR. REED THOMAS

DR. REED THOMAS LITTLE ROCK FAMILY PRACTICE

Dr. Thomas attended the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, where he received a degree in biology in 2012. He then attended the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, where he obtained his M.D. degree in 2016...

ASHLEY BLACKWOOD, APRN

ASHLE BLACKWOOD

Ashley Blackwood, APRN, graduated from the University of Alabama., with a B.S. in nursing. She worked as an RN for almost 10 years in ICU before returning to school at The University of South Alabama, where she obtained her Master’s degree as an Advanced Practice Nurse...

HAL HEDGES, M.D.

HAL HEDGES, M.D. LITTLE ROCK FAMILY PRACTICE

Dr. Hedges graduated in 1980 from Rhodes College at Memphis with a B.S. in Biology. He earned his medical degree from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in 1984...

CHRIS PITTMAN, M.D.

CHRIS PITTMAN, M.D. LITTLE ROCK FAMILY PRACTICE

Dr. Pittman is originally from Batesville, Arkansas. He graduated from the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville with a B.S. in Computer Systems Engineering. He earned his Medical degree from the University of Arkansas for Medical...

STEPHEN TUCKER, M.D.

STEPHEN TUCKER, M.D. LITTLE ROCK FAMILY PRACTICE

Dr. Tucker graduated from Harding University in Searcy, Arkansas, with a B.S. degree. He earned his medical degree from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in 1981...

KELLY THOMPSON-DAVIS, APRN

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Kelly Thompson-Davis, APRN, graduated from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, with a degree in Cardio-Respiratory Care, and worked as a Registered Respiratory Therapist-Neonatal Pediatric Specialist for ten years prior to becoming a Registered Nurse. He obtained his B.S. degree in nursing from the University of Central Arkansas. As an RN, he has worked in both the Cardiovascular and Neonatal ICUs. He also obtained his Master’s degree as an Advanced Practice Nurse, focusing on family across the lifespan from the University of Central Arkansas.

 

EMERITUS PHYSICIANS 

HAROLD H. HEDGES, M.D LITTLE ROCK FAMILY PRACTICE

HAROLD H. HEDGES, M.D.

Dr. Hedges graduated from the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, with a Bachelor of Science in Medicine degree. He earned his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University or Arkansas School of Medicine in 1958...

ROBERT J. MCGOWAN, M.D. LITTLE ROCK FAMILY PRACTICE

ROBERT J. MCGOWAN, M.D.

Dr. McGowan graduated from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock with a B.S. in biology. He earned his medical degree from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in 1971...