Shannon Swift, M.D. Welcomed to Medical Community

Shannon Swift, M.D., Internal Medicine/Pediatrics

(Batesville, Ark.) – Gary L. Bebow, Administrator/CEO of White River Medical Center (WRMC), is pleased to welcome Dr. Shannon Swift, Internal Medicine-Pediatrics, to the WRMC Medical Staff.  Dr. Shannon Swift will be in private practice at White River Diagnostic Clinic.

With a dual specialty in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, Dr. Swift has the opportunity to work with patients of all ages. Her scope of practice will include primary care for adults with complex chronic medical conditions such as diabetes and many others. Dr. Swift’s pediatric practice will focus on children of all ages with a special interest in pre-teens and adolescents.  

Dr. Swift received her medical degree from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) in Little Rock. She completed a Residency in Internal Medicine-Pediatrics at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis. She is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American College of Physicians.

“Dr. Swift’s diverse area of expertise makes her a welcome addition to our community,” said Bebow. “We look forward to working with her at WRMC.”

"I was first introduced to this beautiful community over four years ago, and have looked forward to settling down here.  It's great to be back in Arkansas!  I am eager and ready to start providing adult and pediatric medical care to this area,” said Swift.

Dr. Swift is accepting new patients for Internal Medicine and Pediatric patients.  She accepts Medicare and Medicaid Assignment, as well as most commercial insurance. Her office is located at 3443 Harrison Street. Call (870) 698-1635 for an appointment.