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From computer advances to updated medical procedures, Austin Regional Clinic is constantly changing to meet the needs of our growing communities. To stay on top of ARC’s latest developments or to learn how we are bringing the newest technologies to our clinics and patients, please visit ARC News or take a look at our Media Releases below.

Please direct media inquiries to our Marketing and Communications Department using the contact information below:

Austin Regional Clinic
Marketing & Communications
6937 N IH 35, Suite 100
Austin, TX 78752
e-mail: Media Relations
phone: 512-421-4811(512) 421-4811
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Austin Regional Clinic Opens New Location in Round Rock

Round Rock families will now have a new choice for accessing primary care as Austin Regional Clinic (ARC) opens a new location, ARC Sendero Springs, to serve the fast-growing area.

ARC and two employees honored by Texas Army National Guard

Laura Wills, Ph.D, ARC Chief Operations Officer, and Judith Chedville, RN, ACNS-BC, Clinical Nurse Specialist in ARC Medical Home, were honored last month by the Texas Army National Guard for support of Judith’s certification as a basic lifesaver instructor for her unit.

Enter the Austin 60 Strong Calendar Contest: Celebrate Life After 60!

Austin was ranked the ninth best place to retire in 2018 by U.S. News & World Report. As the silver tsunami continues to roll into Central Texas, two local physician networks are joining forces to honor inspirational, healthy and fit 60 somethings by featuring them on an exclusive 2019 Austin 60 Strong calendar.  Learn more

Austin Regional Clinic Names New CHRO

Andrea Clayton has been named Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) for Austin Regional Clinic (ARC). Ms. Clayton joins ARC with broad executive experience, both domestically and internationally, with medium and large companies, having served as a leader in Human Resources for nearly 20 years.

10 ARC physicians named to Texas Super Doctors® Rising Stars 2018

10 ARC physicians in four specialties are included in Texas Monthly magazine’s annual “Texas Super Doctors® Rising Stars 2018” listing, now in the July edition of the magazine.

ARC Kelly Lane is Now Underway!

Austin Regional Clinic (ARC) executives, staff, and representatives of the Pflugerville Chamber of Commerce, the Pflugerville Community Development Corporation, the City of Pflugerville, and the landowners of the property joined forces today to officially break ground on the new ARC Kelly Lane, ARC’s second location in Pflugerville. Read more.

ARC Bee Cave is Now Open!

Austin Regional Clinic is happy to announce the opening of a new location to meet growing needs for medical care in Bee Cave, the western Travis County community that has more than doubled in size over seven years.

Four ARC Physicians Named “Top Doctors”

Four ARC physicians representing four different specialties have been named to Austin Monthly magazine’s listing of “Top Austin Doctors 2018.” ARC congratulates Drs. Tina Bunch (Rheumatology), Debra Dollar (Internal Medicine), William (Brad) Parker (Orthopedics) and Rodolfo Uriegas (Family Medicine)! Read more.

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ARC Pediatrician Addresses the Congressional Hispanic Caucus

Austin Regional Clinic Pediatrician Kimberly Avila Edwards, MD, spoke to the Congressional Hispanic Caucus on November 29, 2017, at its hearing on border issues.

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ARC Names New Chief Medical Officer

Jay R. Zdunek, DO, MBA, has been named Chief Medical Officer for Austin Regional Clinic (ARC). Dr. Zdunek succeeds Russ Krienke, MD, who has held the position since 1992.

Dr. Maria Scranton, Pediatrician at ARC Round Rock, honored by her ARC colleagues

Dr. Maria Scranton, Pediatrician-ARC Round Rock, received the 2017 Larry Kravitz Award for Outstanding Service to ARC and the Community at the ARC bi-annual All Providers and Shareholders Meeting on December 12. Dr. Scranton was honored for her service not only to her ARC patients, but also for her advocacy as a member of the Texas Pediatric Society.

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ARC Ob/Gyn physician Alinda Cox, MD, honored by Travis County Medical Society

Dr. Alinda Cox, Ob/Gyn physician at ARC South OB, has been honored with the 2017 TCMS Humanitarian of the Year Award by the Travis County Medical Society. Dr. Cox, who received her award at the 2017 TCMS Annual Awards Dinner on December 5, was recognized for her service to the underprivileged through her many medical missions abroad.

17 ARC physicians are 2017 Texas Super Doctors®!

Seventeen ARC physicians representing eight specialties have been named to the 2017 Texas Super Doctors® list, published in the December issue of Texas Monthly magazine.

Austin Regional Clinic Opens Today in Buda

Austin Regional Clinic has opened a new location today, Monday, November 13, to meet growing needs for medical care in Buda, the Hays County community that has doubled in size over seven years.

ARC Employees Voted ARC to the ‘Top’

For the fourth year in a row, employees voted Austin Regional Clinic to the Top Workplaces of Greater Austin 2017 list in the Austin American-Statesman. “There is a sense of pride among our staff about the work we do to keep Texans healthy and save lives – this honor confirms it,” said Dr. Anas Daghestani, ARC CEO.

ARC Pediatrics receives Austin Birth Award

October, 2017. Austin Regional Clinic Pediatrics was honored by Austin Birth Awards at its recent Awards event on September 29.