NEA Baptist Opens Two New Clinic Locations

Jonesboro, Ark.– NEA Baptist announced the opening of its new location for NEA Baptist Pediatric Clinic, and NEA Baptist Dermatology and Mohs Surgery. The two clinics are the first project for The Reserve at NEA, which is the only lifestyle medical park in the region and connects directly to the NEA Baptist medical campus.

The pediatric clinic will have two board certified pediatricians and two nurse practitioners. Dr. MaryJoanne Umeora, Dr. Camille Chan, Priscilla Fortner and Tomorrow Potter will provide pediatric care to patients 0-18 years old in the new space.

“The new pediatric clinic provides parents with an easily accessible location and a more comfortable environment for our patients,” said Sam Lynd, CEO and administrator of NEA Baptist. “Patients and families will also have access to Baptist’s network of children’s health resources through the Spence and Becky Wilson Baptist Children’s Hospital in Memphis.”

The clinic will share a 12,000-square-foot building with NEA Baptist Dermatology and Mohs Surgery led by Dr. Zach Nahmias. Nahmias is a board-certified dermatologist with Mohs surgery certification. For more information about the clinics, visit and

A ribbon cutting ceremony is scheduled for September 21 at 5:00 p.m. and all media partners are invited to attend.

NEA Baptist Health System comprises NEA Baptist Clinic, NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital, and NEA Baptist Fowler Family Center for Cancer Care. The 228-bed hospital offers cancer care, heart care through the Heart Center, labor and delivery services through the hospital’s Women’s Center, as well as a number of inpatient and outpatient services, emergency care, and surgical services including weight loss surgery, neurology, respiratory care, and pulmonary rehabilitation. NEA Baptist Clinic’s over 110 physicians practice in more than 35 specialties and offer a wealth of services, from pediatrics to orthopedic services.
For more information about NEA Baptist, please call 870-936-1000 or visit

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