The opening of a new medical facility is an opportunity to showcase the very latest in health care technology and innovation, and the CARTI Surgery Center is no exception. As the only cancer-focused surgery center in Arkansas – and one of few in the nation – it is poised to radically change our surgical landscape. … Continued

Introducing the CARTI Surgery Center | Earlier, More Convenient Access to Cancer Surgery

Since the summer of 2021, construction teams have been hard at work on the all-new CARTI Surgery Center. As construction nears completion and our teams prepare for its opening, we’re in awe of the way this revolutionary center has come together to further CARTI’s mission to provide Arkansans with the very best in cancer care. … Continued

Winter Weather Update January 31-February 2, 2023

For February 2: To ensure the continued safety of our patients and team members, CARTI will have a delayed start of 10 a.m. at all locations, with the exception of Heber Springs which will be closed. Lab Services will begin at 9:30 a.m. For February 1: To ensure the continued safety of our patients and … Continued

Brent Cameron, M.D., Ph.D., Named SpaceOAR Center of Excellence

CARTI is dedicated to always providing our patients with the latest, most innovative cancer treatment technology, and we’re proud to announce that radiation oncologist Brent Cameron, M.D., Ph.D., has been designated as a “Center for Excellence” for Prostate Cancer and Radiation Therapy by SpaceOAR. SpaceOAR Vue Hydrogel technology is designed to reduce the radiation dose … Continued

Stephanie Clark, RN, Earns DAISY Award for Compassionate Care in Nursing

At CARTI, we are always thrilled when a patient or family member takes the time to praise one of our outstanding nurses for compassionate care. When the family member ALSO happens to be a nurse? That is high praise, indeed. Read on for details about Stephanie Clark, a registered nurse caring for patients at CARTI, … Continued

CARTI Named Among Best Places to Work

CARTI Cancer Center has been named by Arkansas Business as a “Best Places to Work” for 2022. CARTI joins a list of 50 esteemed businesses ranging from advertising to energy and all points in between. The honor comes after the cancer center’s employees engaged in a confidential survey, which was administered by a third party … Continued


CARTI, Arkansas’s only non-profit care facility focused solely on cancer, is proud to announce that their Breast Imaging Center has received a Center of Excellence designation from the American College of Radiology (ACR). The Breast Center of Excellence designation by the ACR is granted to facilities that are accredited in mammography, ultrasound, stereotactic biopsy, and … Continued


Congratulations to our 2022 Nursing Compassion Nominees Sherri Horton, Leslie Mansfield and Alison Ruff and to our 2022 Outstanding Nurse Educator Nominee Lynda Jo Palmer. These awards are given by the Arkansas State Board of Nursing, Publishing Concepts, Inc., Farm Bureau of Arkansas, and Dr. Suzanne Yee Cosmetic and Laser Surgery Center. Nominees were submitted by colleagues and patients who recognize … Continued

CARTI tops off new cancer surgery center on Little Rock campus

More than 150 people attended the topping out ceremony held at the new CARTI Surgical Center on Friday, May 20. The final beam was put into place after remarks by Scott J. Stern, M.D., CARTI chief of surgical oncology; Adam Head, CARTI CEO; Clay Gordon, vice president of Kinco Construction; Dan Fowler, president Cromwell Architects; … Continued

Amanda Grace, RN, selected as DAISY Award recipient

CARTI’s extraordinary nurses go above and beyond to deliver the highest quality care to our patients – from analyzing charts to educating patients to providing a hand to hold in the hard moments. Founded in honor of the care received by J. Patrick Barnes, an ITP patient, the DAISY (Diseases Attacking the Immune SYstem) Award honors and celebrates … Continued