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East Arkansas Family Health Center brings you up-to-date news about the latest developments in family medicine, as well as news about events we sponsor and our clinics in West Memphis, Blytheville, Earle, Helena, Lepanto, Marvell, and Trumann.
East Arkansas Family Health Center – Marvell, officially opened December 18, 2017 – Updated 2/1/2018
Along with our Helena Family Health Center, this new location provides additional medical services to families who reside in Phillips County and surrounding areas.
Dental Service at Earle Family Health Center is NOW OPEN – Updated 10/11/17
Along with medical and laboratory services, we found that dental service was a growing need for this community, and adding these services will help address the oral health needs of this community.
East Arkansas Family Health Center Fitness Park is NOW OPEN – Updated 8/18/17
On August 18, 2017 EAFHC unveiled the East Arkansas Family Health Center Fitness Park. This park features a 1/4 mile walking trail, along with 875 square feet of workout space, 15 fitness stations that are durable, and weather-resistant outdoor exercise equipment.
The equipment includes push-up bars, sit-up boards, a chest press, a lateral pull, stationary exercise bikes, waist rotators, ski walkers, elliptical machines, and a wheelchair accessible hand cycle. The equipment rests on an indestructible 3/4 thick rubber gym mat, which is resistant to bacterial growth. The stations do not have free weights or equipment that can be removed. The stations are also placed near our 1/4 mile walking trail to help enhance residents’ exercise options.
East Arkansas Family Health Center, Inc. welcomes Dr. Alexandra Korte, Pediatric Dentist – Updated 8/7/17
Dr. Korte attended dental school at Marquette University School of Dentistry in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She continued on to complete two years of specialty training at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, where she earned her specialty certificate in pediatric dentistry.
Dr. Korte focuses on the care of children from birth through adolescence, providing services to children of Crittenden, Phillips, and surrounding counties. Good dental care during childhood sets the foundation for a lifetime of healthy teeth. We are thrilled to have her join the team at East Arkansas Family Health Center.
Dental Service at Helena Family Health Center Opens – Updated 12/17/17
East Arkansas Family Health Center, Inc. added dental services at our Helena site. The grand opening was held on December 17, 2017. This opening provides a much-needed service to the residents of Phillips and surrounding counties.