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Arkansas Doctor's License is Restored Amid Rape Allegations

by Claudia Lauer, Associated Press 8/5/2016 8:00 am

An Arkansas doctor facing rape and sexual assault charges had his medical license reinstated Thursday. The Arkansas State Medical Board voted to allow Robert Rook of Conway to see patients as long as he is accompanied by a chaperone and he submits a log of all patient exams to the board.

In Arkansas, Rules Restrict e-Services By Physicians

by Mark Friedman 1/26/2015 12:00 am

Teladoc Inc. of Dallas is the latest telemedicine provider to be shut out of Arkansas because of Arkansas State Medical Board rules involving physician-patient relationships.

Massage Therapist Pleads Guilty, Will Testify Against Barrows

by Mark Friedman 5/5/2014 12:00 am

Billy Marc Young, the Conway massage therapist who allegedly helped perpetuate a health care fraud, has taken a plea deal and will testify for the prosecution of Drs. Robert Barrow and Angela Barrow.

Ben Burris Plans To Challenge Arkansas Dental Practice Act

by Mark Friedman 11/4/2013 12:00 am

A Fort Smith orthodontist Dr. Ben Burris has agreed not to offer dental cleaning to the general public — at least for now.

Dentists, Orthodontists at Odds Over Ben Burris' Cleanings

by Mark Friedman 9/23/2013 12:00 am

As the Arkansas Board of Dental Examiners ponders what to do with the Fort Smith orthodontist who offered dental cleanings to the general public, the case highlights a division between dentists and orthodontists.