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Family Medical Center

Family Medical Center is a designated rural health clinic owned and operated by Lawrence Health Services. As a designated rural health clinic, health care is provided to persons in an underserved area and is required to have an advanced practice nurse on hand seeing patients 50% of the time the clinic is open. The clinic is open Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Internal medicine specialist, Dr. Paul Vellozo, is clinic medical director. Dr. Vellozo, Dr. Samantha Hatfield, pediatrician/internal medicine specialist, and Mary Meyer, family medicine APN provide medical care for for the cliic. Early morning sick call for acute illnesses is provided by Mary Meyer. Clinic providers welcome new patients. Family Medical Center is located in Lawrence Memorial Hospital at 1309 West Main Street Walnut Ridge, AR 72476. For an appointment call 870-886-3211 and select option 1.