Kent Covert, M.D.

Originally from Searcy, Arkansas, Dr. Covert graduated from the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville in 1999 with a B.A. in Microbiology. He earned his medical degree from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in 2003 and served as his medical school class president. Upon graduation, he was awarded the Harold H. Hedges III, M.D. Endowed Scholarship in Family Medicine. Dr. Covert completed his residency in Family Medicine at the Area Health Education Center (AHEC-Northwest) in Fayetteville, Arkansas, where he served as Chief Resident.

He is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine and is a member of the Arkansas Medical Society, the Pulaski County Medical Society, and past President of the Pulaski County Medical Exchange. He is also a Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians.

Dr. Covert is married and has three children – Claire, Cate, and Andrew. The Coverts attend Fellowship Bible Church. His hobbies include golf, tennis, Razorback sports, travel, and military history.

Dr. Covert was selected as the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette “Best of the Best General Medical Practitioner for 2015.”

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DOT Physicals are
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Little Rock Family Practice Clinic – Central is pleased to announce we now have an APRN on site who is certified to perform DOT physicals. We are excited to offer this service for our patients who need them. Call today to get on the schedule!
Get your FLU shots
We strongly encourage our patients, particularly those at risk, to get a flu shot every year. The shots will be administered 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. daily, Monday through Friday. They are not available during our Saturday urgent care clinic.
Many insurance policies include wellness benefits covering all or a substantial part of an annual physical. We encourage you to take advantage of this opportunity to keep yourself well.
No Show Policy
Patients who are not able to keep their appointments are asked to provide timely notice of cancellation prior to their appointment time. Therefore, effective October 1, 2013, Little Rock Family Practice will institute a formal policy regarding appointment cancellations.
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