Anston Joins SCMC Medical Staff

Anthony Anston DO, Family MedicineMountain View, Ark.— Stan Townsend, Administrator/COO  of Stone County Medical Center (SCMC), is proud to announce the addition of Anthony Anston, D.O., to the Medical Staff. Anston joins SCMC as a family practice physician, and he will be seeing patients at Zini Medical Clinic in Mountain View.

As a Doctor of Osteopathy (D.O.), Dr. Anston will work to not only diagnose patients, but teach health education, injury prevention, and disease prevention. Physicians with a D.O. generally focus on the whole body when treating medical problems. Dr. Anston will provide comprehensive health care for individuals and/or families of all ages.

“We are glad to welcome Dr. Anston to our staff,” said Townsend. “He will be essential in meeting the growing healthcare needs of our community.”

Anston completed a Bachelor of Science at College of the Ozarks in Missouri. He attended Arkansas State University, where he completed his premedical requirements, and received a Doctorate in Osteopathic Medicine from the Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences. He completed his Residency in Family Medicine from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Area Health Education Center in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. He is a member of the American Osteopathic Association and the Arkansas Osteopathic Medical Association.

“My family and I are excited about being a part of the Stone County community,” said Anston. “I look forward to working with the people of Mountain View and surrounding areas.”

Anston and his wife, Jamie, have two children. The family currently resides in Mountain View.

Anston is currently accepting patients of all ages. Clinic hours on Monday have been extended, Tuesday through Thursday hours are 8am until 5pm, and Friday 8am until noon. Appointments can be made by calling (870) 269-3838.

Stone County Medical Center is a 25-bed critical access hospital serving Mountain View and the surrounding area.  SCMC is an affiliate of White River Health System, a multi-facility not-for-profit organization serving North Central Arkansas.