MANA Introduces Low Radiation CT for Safer Patient Exams

by Carole Masterson MANA Doctors Invest in Patient Safety with Low Radiation CT Scanner FAYETTEVILLE, AR, February 12, 2014 – To make CT exams as safe and accurate as possible for patients, MANA Imaging located at Fayetteville Diagnostic Clinic, has acquired a low radiation CT Scanner the newest dose reduction technology from Toshiba. The low […]

Watch Video: Dr. Thorn on High Blood Pressure

by Carole Masterson Watch Video: Dr. Thorn on High Blood Pressure Dr. Gary Thorn with FirstCare Family Doctors South, a MANA Clinic, discusses high blood pressure. Dr. Thorn talks about what can cause high blood pressure and ways to lower and manage it.

Watch Video: Dr. Leah Layer Talks Heart Health

by Carole Masterson Watch Video: Dr. Leah Layer Talks Heart Health Dr. Leah Layer, a family medicine physician at FirstCare Family Doctors South, talks about your heart and what you can do to keep it healthy.

Spot a Stroke F.A.S.T.

by Carole Masterson Use this helpful acronym developed by the American Stroke Association to help you remember the signs of a stroke. – Face Drooping Does one side of the face droop or is it numb? Ask the person to smile. – Arm Weakness Is one arm weak or numb? Ask the person to raise […]

February is American (Sweet) Heart Month

by Kathleen W. Paulson, M.D., F.A.C.O.G. As Valentine’s Day approaches, I pause to think about love, hearts and my own sweet heart, my husband George.  Over a year ago, just after his 57th birthday, I started to worry a bit about his health.  What could I do to help keep him around for many more […]

The Breast Center Awarded Breast Imaging Center of Excellence

by Carole Masterson Fayetteville, AR — On January 14, 2014, the doctors and staff at The Breast Center, a MANA clinic, received a package in the mail with some long awaited news. The Breast Center, a Fayetteville clinic, has been designated a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology (ACR). The […]

New Physician at MediServe Walk-In Clinic Wedington

by Carole Masterson Introducing Dr. Thomas Harris MANA physicians are proud to welcome Dr. Thomas Harris, a family medicine doctor who will be providing acute care medicine with Dr. George McCrary. Dr. Deborah Bibb, and Julia Blanchard, APN, at  MediServe Walk-In Clinic – Wedington. We are very excited to have Dr. Harris on our care […]

MANA Providers to Participate in Health Insurance Marketplace

by Carole Masterson   MANA doctors and providers are excited to announce that we will be participating in the Health Insurance Marketplace plans: Ambetter Novasys Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield QualChoice (Due to network participation, our new providers Neurological Associates will not be in the QualChoice plan at this time.) The Affordable Care Act requires […]

Getting Your Family Ready for Flu Season

by Carole Masterson   Flu Season typically starts in October and lasts through March. The flu vaccine takes two weeks to be effective from the time of administration, so now is the time to get your vaccine! Here are three simple actions to fight the flu: Take the time to get the flu vaccine. The […]