Jefferson Regional in Pine Bluff has announced in a press release plans to acquire the Monticello Medical Clinic, as well as the associated clinics in Star City and Crossett. The acquisition will be effective February 1, 2022.

According to Jefferson Regional President & CEO Brian Thomas, it will be business as usual at all clinics following the transfer. “Monticello Medical has been providing quality medical care across South Arkansas for many years. Patients should expect to receive the same great care they always have, from the same team of excellent physicians.”

According to Sylvia Simon, M.D., “Jefferson Regional has been providing management services to the clinic for quite some time, as well as bringing specialty physicians to the community on a monthly basis.  We are looking forward to this enhanced partnership with Jefferson Regional and know that this will benefit our patients.”

Current medical providers include Sylvia Simon, M.D.; Timothy Simon, M.D.; Michael Fakouri, M.D.; Julia Nicholson, M.D.; James Atkins, M.D.; and Amanda Bickford, APRN.

Monticello Medical has four locations: 906 Roberts Drive in Monticello, AR; MMC2 – Urgent Care and Pediatric Clinic, 733 Roberts Drive, Monticello, AR; Star City Clinic, 136 North Lincoln Avenue, Star City, AR, and the Crossett Clinic, 201 Fairview Boulevard, Suite A, Crossett, AR.