Our Mission

To provide accessible high quality care.
To empower our patients to live healthy and productive lives.
To foster health and well being in the community.

Direct Access To A Physician

  • Direct access to a physician through phone, text, and email
  • Minimal wait times and longer office visits
  • Extended Availability and Easy Online Scheduling

Bear Fruit DPC Doctors in Little Rock, Ar

We are a New Clinic near the heart of West Little Rock offering phenomenal patient care to the entire family, excluding children under 2.

Our Clinic specializes in Family Medicine as well as Internal Medicine and our goal is to enhance the patient experience.

If you are a new patient that has yet to establish yourself with a specific medical clinic, please schedule an appointment by calling us at (501)301-4607. Typical office hours are Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m to 4:30 p.m… Schedule your appointment today!

What Makes Us Different

“I am the vine, ye are the branches: He that abideth in me, and I in him, the same bringeth forth much fruit: for without me you can do nothing”.  John 15:5
  • Direct Primary Care (DPC) is a growing model of healthcare which allows us to put our patients first.

 

  • This model of care provides freedom for both the patient and the doctor to pursue and ensure a personalized approach to patient centered care.
 

  • We do not bill or file insurance claims

 

  • Patients pay a flat monthly fee
  • Extended Availability

 

  • Avoid long wait times to be seen by your physician.
  • Feel confident that all of your needs will be addressed with comprehensive, personalized visits.

 

  • Schedule 30-90 minute visits

Direct Primary Care Might Be Right For You If:

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You have a large deductible insurance policy (“catastrophic plans”), which prevents you from going to the doctor because you are afraid of the out of pocket cost.

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You value wellness and want to stay healthy.

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You have complex medical histories typically requiring frequent medical visits and you need more time with your doctor.

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You make a little too much income to qualify for Affordable Care Act (ACA) subsidies, but the premium is too expensive to afford.

%

You are self-employed, and/or you receive no or little insurance from your employer.

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If you are between jobs and have no insurance coverage, or your coverage has been cancelled.
Meet The Physicians
Dr. Lillian West

Dr. Lillian West

Internal Medicine

Dr. West is a native of Little Rock and graduated from the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Microbiology. She attended Ross University School of Medicine and graduated with High Honors. After completing residency, she joined Norman Regional Health Systems where she worked as a hospitalist, then went on to practice outpatient General Internal Medicine in Norman, Oklahoma. She is Board Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and she is also a member of the American College of Physicians. Her desire to return home to her roots prevailed. She has most recently worked at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences at the Rahling Road Neighborhood Clinic. Her hope is to provide many years of exceptional primary care to patients in the Greater Little Rock and surrounding areas.
Dr. Caryn Pendleton

Dr. Caryn Pendleton

Family Medicine

Dr. Pendleton was born in Chicago, Illinois and raised in Minneapolis, MN. She attended Trinity University in Washington, D.C. where she graduated with honors and received her bachelor’s degree in Human Relations, focusing on psychology and sociology. She completed medical school in Little Rock, AR at The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. Dr. Pendleton is a member of Psi Chi, The National Honor Society in psychology, and a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians. She is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine and will be board certified in Obesity Medicine in 2020. Dr. Pendleton has resided in Arkansas for the past 13 years. Her desire is to bring quality, accessible healthcare to her community.

 

Our Mission

To provide accessible high quality care.
To empower our patients to live healthy and productive lives.
To foster health and well being in the community.

Direct Access To A Physician

  • Direct access to a physician through phone, text, and email
  • Minimal wait times and longer office visits
  • Extended Availability and Easy Online Scheduling

What Makes Us Different

“I am the vine, ye are the branches: He that abideth in me, and I in him, the same bringeth forth much fruit: for without me you can do nothing”.  John 15:5
  • Direct Primary Care (DPC) is a growing model of healthcare which allows us to put our patients first.

 

  • This model of care provides freedom for both the patient and the doctor to pursue and ensure a personalized approach to patient centered care.
 

  • We do not bill or file insurance claims

 

  • Patients pay a flat monthly fee
  • Extended Availability

 

  • Avoid long wait times to be seen by your physician.
  • Feel confident that all of your needs will be addressed with comprehensive, personalized visits.

 

  • Schedule 30-90 minute visits

Direct Primary Care Might Be Right For You If:

%

h
You have a large deductible insurance policy (“catastrophic plans”), which prevents you from going to the doctor because you are afraid of the out of pocket cost.

%

You value wellness and want to stay healthy.

%

You have complex medical histories typically requiring frequent medical visits and you need more time with your doctor.

%

You make a little too much income to qualify for Affordable Care Act (ACA) subsidies, but the premium is too expensive to afford.

%

You are self-employed, and/or you receive no or little insurance from your employer.

%

If you are between jobs and have no insurance coverage, or your coverage has been cancelled.
Meet The Physicians
Dr. Lillian West

Dr. Lillian West

Internal Medicine

Dr. West is a native of Little Rock and graduated from the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Microbiology. She attended Ross University School of Medicine and graduated with High Honors. After completing residency, she joined Norman Regional Health Systems where she worked as a hospitalist, then went on to practice outpatient General Internal Medicine in Norman, Oklahoma. She is Board Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and she is also a member of the American College of Physicians. Her desire to return home to her roots prevailed. She has most recently worked at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences at the Rahling Road Neighborhood Clinic. Her hope is to provide many years of exceptional primary care to patients in the Greater Little Rock and surrounding areas.
Dr. Caryn Pendleton

Dr. Caryn Pendleton

Family Medicine

Dr. Pendleton was born in Chicago, Illinois and raised in Minneapolis, MN. She attended Trinity University in Washington, D.C. where she graduated with honors and received her bachelor’s degree in Human Relations, focusing on psychology and sociology. She completed medical school in Little Rock, AR at The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. Dr. Pendleton is a member of Psi Chi, The National Honor Society in psychology, and a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians. She is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine and will be board certified in Obesity Medicine in 2020. Dr. Pendleton has resided in Arkansas for the past 13 years. Her desire is to bring quality, accessible healthcare to her community.

 

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Direct Primary Care and Why Do I Need It?

Why are you doing this vs a traditional practice? 

Do you accept my insurance?

What is covered?
Why should I join? I have great insurance.

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Affordable HealthCare Available for Adults and Children over 2.
Monthly, Quarterly, & Annual Memberships Available.
Family Memberships Available with Savings for College Students .

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Bear Fruit Direct Primary Care

8221 Ranch Blvd, Suite 2, Little Rock, AR 72223
info@bearfruitdpc.com
501-301-4607

 

“I am the vine, ye are the branches: He that abideth in me, and I in him, the same bringeth forth much fruit; for without me ye can do nothing.”  John 15:5

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