Tagged: Dr. Ali Krisht

Your Neighborhood Doctor: Dr. Ali Krisht

Your Neighborhood Doctor: Dr. Ali Krisht

A Nigeria native with a Lebanese background, Dr. Ali Krisht made his way to Arkansas to pursue his passion of neuroscience. After receiving his neurosurgical training from Emory University in Atlanta 16 years ago, Krisht began working at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. Recently he transitioned to St. Vincent to establish the Arkansas Neuroscience Institute. read more >

Central Arkansas' Cutting-edge Health Care

Central Arkansas' Cutting-edge Health Care

Many newcomers are unaware of central Arkansas’ outstanding medical community until they need it. Others, especially retirees, factor in the availability of excellent health care when planning their move. Several hospitals here are known internationally for their accomplishments in not only care, but also research. For instance, the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, a state-of-the-art medical center in Little Rock, treats more patients for myeloma than any other facility in the country. It’s just one way in which UAMS and other area hospitals are leading the world. read more >