Thank you for your interest in our program!

Our Vision is to inspire a passion for lifelong learning and service in our residents and to provide state-of-the-art compassionate healthcare for patients throughout all stages of life, from cradle to grave. 

Our Mission is to provide a core curriculum encompassing the body of medical knowledge and skills which cover the essence of family medicine in order to prepare our graduates for any type of practice opportunity available within the specialty.

I want to share with you what makes us special:

  • Happy residents;
  • 35 years of experience (since 1975);
  • 190 physicians graduated;
  • 124 years of teaching experience among seven full-time and two part-time M.D.s;
  • 652 Community Hospital beds
  • Unopposed residency (except for Psychiatry) in a metropolitan service area of 464,623;
  • Diverse patient mix;
  • Procedures taught include: vasectomy,colposcopy, LEEP, skin biopsies, toenail removal, etc.;
  • Surgical training in the model clinic;
  • Community physician support;
  • Safe communities;
  • Good Public Schools;
  • Award winning public library;
  • Recreational opportunities including:
  1. State parks
  2. University of Arkansas sports events
  3. Naturals Baseball team
  4. Festivals

We hope you will consider making an application to our program. 

Have a great Day!

Linda McGhee, M.D., Residency Director

UAMS Northwest

Family Medicine Residency Program

1125 N. College

Fayetteville, AR 72703

Phone: (479) 521-8269

Fax: (479) 521-8723

Email Dr. McGhee