Whether you're looking for the latest announcements in world-class, comprehensive cancer care, a special event hosted by CARTI to fund new, state-of-the-art equipment, or the awarding of college scholarships to former patients, "CARTI in the News" can help you find out more.

Keisha Pittman’s Story

June 13, 2019
While attending a play, Keisha Pittman felt a pain in her neck, a temporary discomfort she attributed to straining to see the action on stage. It wasn’t until intermission when she looked in the mirror that she saw the left side of her neck was noticeably swollen. The next morning she visited her primary care… View Article

 

CARTI Awards Jungmeyer Scholarship to 12 Former Pediatric Cancer Patients

June 11, 2019
On Tuesday, June 11, CARTI hosted a ceremony to award the Jungmeyer Scholarship to 12 former pediatric cancer patients who previously received treatment at a CARTI facility. This marks the 22nd year the scholarships were given in the name of Dennis Jungmeyer, a cancer survivor who saw the pediatric cancer patients coming and going in… View Article

 

Screening and Early Detection Saves Lives

May 29, 2019
by Stacy Smith-Foley, MD Mammograms can show changes in breast tissue up to two years before a doctor can detect it via a clinical breast exam. Annual mammograms have helped reduce the mortality rate of breast cancer in the U.S. by nearly 40 percent since 1990. With screening and early detection, we can save lives. In… View Article

 

Carol Taylor’s Story – Woman diagnosed with breast cancer receives comprehensive care at The Breast Center at CARTI

May 28, 2019
As seen on THV. Click HERE to watch the complete story. Getting a breast cancer diagnosis can be shocking and scary but it’s also growing more common. Breast cancer is the most common type of cancer for Arkansas women. That’s why a new Breast Center is opening in Little Rock’s CARTI Cancer Center. CARTI is hoping… View Article

 

Reverend Larry Charles offers spiritual guidance to CARTI patients

As seen on KARK. Click HERE to watch the complete story. CARTI offers leading-edge cancer treatment for more than 23,000 people every year throughout Arkansas. And for those who need encouragement and prayer, they have a pastor who meets with patients daily. Wes McFarland is at CARTI two or three times a week for chemotherapy… View Article

 

Karla Gray’s Story – Woman diagnosed with head and neck cancer three times

May 16, 2019
As seen on KARK. Click HERE to watch the complete story. Experts find head and neck cancers account for about 16,000 new cases each year in the nation. It’s roughly 1,000 new cases in Arkansas per year. One patient wants to bring more awareness to this issue, after being diagnosed three times. “Head and neck… View Article

 

Dr. Jonathan Pagan Joins Radiation Oncology Department at CARTI Cancer Center

May 15, 2019
CARTI Cancer Center has added radiation oncologist Jonathan Pagan, M.D., M.S. to its staff. He comes to CARTI from Carson City, Nevada, where he served as radiation oncologist for Carson-Tahoe Radiation Oncology. He is now accepting new patients at CARTI Cancer Center, 8901 CARTI Way, Little Rock. Dr. Pagan has served as a member of… View Article

 

Dr. Stacy A. Smith-Foley Named Medical Director of The Breast Center at CARTI

May 6, 2019
Dr. Stacy A. Smith-Foley Named Medical Director of The Breast Center at CARTI CARTI has named Stacy A. Smith-Foley, M.D. medical director of The Breast Center at CARTI. Dr. Smith-Foley is now scheduling new patients at The Breast Center at CARTI Cancer Center, 8901 CARTI Way, Little Rock. Dr. Smith-Foley brings more than a decade… View Article

 

CARTI Expands Services, Opens The Breast Center at CARTI

CARTI Expands Services, Opens The Breast Center at CARTI Comprehensive, patient centered care for all women CARTI announced today the opening of The Breast Center at CARTI. From routine mammography screenings to the early detection and treatment of breast cancer and benign breast disease, The Breast Center provides comprehensive breast care services in a tranquil,… View Article

 

Dashboard Dining | Healthy On the Go Meals for Summer Travel

April 26, 2019
As seen on Fox16 Good Day. Click HERE to watch the complete interview.  With summer travel just around the corner, many of us will inevitably fall victim to the unhealthy habit of car snacking. While it’s easy to grab a bag of chips, a pack of cookies or an extra-large soda, oftentimes people don’t realize… View Article