New pediatrician at BRMC
Pediatrician Samantha Shipman, M.D., has joined the medical staff at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Arkansas, joining the practice of Dr. Michael Adkins at Lincoln Paden Medical Group. A native of Yellville, Arkansas, Shipman earned a B.S. in biology from the University of Arkansas and attended medical school at U of A Medical Sciences in Little Rock. She completed a pediatrics internship and residency at UAMS. In 2015, she received the W.T. Dungan Award for Excellence in Pediatrics at Arkansas Children’s Hospital and the Chairman’s Scholar Award at UAMS; in 2018, she earned the Robert H. Fisher Award for Excellence in Primary Care and the Gordon E. Schutze Outstanding Resident Award, as voted by fellow UAMS residents. She her husband, Brandon, and their two daughters have moved to the Mountain Home community, and Shipman is now accepting new patients. For an appointment, call 870-424-3824.