Baptist Health Hosting Meet-and-Greet July 26 in DeWitt for Dr. Julie Gardner, APRN Laura Hannum

DEWITT, Ark. – The public is invited to a meet-and-greet event for Julie Gardner, MD, and Laura Hannum, DNP, APRN, on Tuesday, July 26, from 2 to 4 p.m. at Baptist Health Family Clinic-DeWitt. The clinic is located at 1703 South Whitehead Drive.

Dr. Gardner and Hannum are joining the team at Baptist Health Family Clinic-DeWitt-A Service of Baptist Health Medical Center-Stuttgart. Dr. Garner additionally practices at Baptist Health Stuttgart Medical Clinic, also a service of BHMC-Stuttgart.

A native of Dumas, Dr. Gardner has a heart for serving rural communities by offering excellent care. Following her pre-med studies at the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville, she worked as an EMT and then completed medical school at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock. Dr. Gardner also completed her residency there and at Arkansas Children’s Hospital. 

Outside of work, Dr. Gardner enjoys spending time with her husband, Bennett, and their labrador retriever, Boomer. She grew up attending Arkansas Razorback sporting events and remains an avid Hog fan today. She is an active member of the First Baptist Church of Stuttgart.

Hannum, a native of Star City, received her medical education from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. When she’s not seeing patients, Hannum enjoys spending time with her husband and family outside of work. She also loves to travel to new places.

Baptist Health Family Clinic-DeWitt offers a wide range of medical services for the entire family serving the healthcare needs of DeWitt and surrounding communities.

To request an appointment at Baptist Health Family Clinic-DeWitt, call (870) 946-0300. For more information, visit


About Baptist Health

For more than 100 years, Baptist Health has delivered All Our Best in health care through Christian compassion and innovative services. Baptist Health is Arkansas’ most comprehensive health care organization with more than 250 points of access that include 11 hospitals; urgent care centers; a senior living community; over 100 primary and specialty care clinics; a college with studies in nursing and allied health; a graduate residency program; and access to virtual care anytime, anywhere. It is also the largest private not-for-profit health care organization based in Arkansas, providing care through the support of approximately 11,000 employees, groundbreaking treatments, renowned physicians and community outreach programs. For more information about Baptist Health, visit, call Baptist Health HealthLine at 1-888-BAPTIST or download the myBaptistHealth app. Find us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.