Pediatric Neurologist Stephen Bates, MD, directs the Neurology Clinic, which is held Monday through Friday at the in Jonesboro. He also is a professor of Pediatrics in the UAMS College of Medicine. Patients of the Neurology Clinic in Jonesboro will also be able to undergo EEGs on-site that will be read by Dr. Bates. Dr. Bates has been a fixture in the northeast Arkansas community for quite a while, having operated an ACH/UAMS regional pediatric neurology clinic in Jonesboro from 1988-2003. Since 2004, he has been in pediatric neurology practice with the Children's Clinic of Jonesboro.

Medical Degree

  • St. George's Hospital Medical School, University of London - 1968


  • Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center - 1973
  • Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center/University of - 1972
  • St. George's Hospital - 1971


  • Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center - 1975

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