Press Release

NORTH LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Surgical Hospital announced today that Chief Operations Officer Brian Fowler will replace Carrie Helm as Chief Executive Officer on January 1, 2020.   Fowler previously held the position of Chief Financial Officer. As CEO, he will be responsible for Arkansas Surgical Hospital continuing to meet and exceed the expectations of…

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NORTH LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Surgical Hospital has been named a 2019 Guardian of Excellence Award® winner by Press Ganey and is the only hospital in Arkansas to receive this recognition. The nationally-recognized award honors top-performing health care organizations that have achieved the 95th percentile or above in Patient Experience.  Presented annually, the award names…

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Arkansas Surgical Hospital Important Information

June 2, 2019 North Little Rock, Arkansas – Arkansas Surgical Hospital resumes normal activities. Arkansas Surgical Hospital (ASH) announced today that they would return to normal operations beginning immediately. This includes all elective surgeries, pain management procedures, and scheduled diagnostic appointments. “We would like to thank Arkansas Heart Hospital, MEMS, as well as the patients…

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One of neurosurgeon Dr. Reza Shahim‘s favorite things about his job is seeing his patients wake up from surgery with near-immediate pain relief. That’s just one of the reasons why he specializes in micro surgery: it can reduce healing time, resulting in patients getting their lives back sooner. “As technology has improved, we are able…

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Dr. Dana Abraham, a breast surgical oncologist, knows that awareness and education are the first steps in defeating breast cancer.  That’s why she is dedicated to the education of her patients in self-examination and individual risk profiles. While she is an expert in breast cancer, Dr. Abraham’s training covers all aspects of breast health, including…

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Feeling apprehensive about an upcoming surgery is normal. Many patients find that having plenty of information about what they can expect before a surgical procedure can help ease anxiety. Here is a general outline of what you can expect when you undergo joint surgery at Arkansas Surgical Hospital. For detailed information, such as what to…

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