Our Team

Personalized Care and Guidance

A positive attitude goes a long way when your health is concerned, and at The Ark Children's Clinic and Mitchell Family Medicine, we make it the rule, not the exception. Incredibly patient and knowledgeable, our team is committed to helping patients feel better and be well-informed when making important health decisions. Get in touch today to learn more.


Aaron Mitchell, MD

Lead Physician and Medical Director

Dr. Aaron Mitchell feels blessed to have been serving patients in Marion for the past 6 years.  In doing so, he truly believes that "A joyful heart is good medicine." - Proverbs 17:22

Dr. Mitchell is highly trained and gives God all the glory for his many accomplishments over the years.  He was recently named a delegate to the prestigious Methodist Hospital Physician Leadership Academy, designating the top 20 physicians covering all specialties in the greater Memphis area.  He has also led his current team to a Level 3 (Highest Level) PCMH Certification - Patient Centered Medical Home, and they have won recognition for being Hypertension Champions for excellence in treating blood pressure.  He was the Chief Resident while training at St. Bernards Hospital and NEA Baptist Hospital in Jonesboro, AR, and is dedicated to promoting health and wellness through true lifestyle change.  

Dr. Mitchell serves as the current President of the Crittenden County Medical Society.  He is Medical Director of the EMT program at Arkansas State Mid-South and periodically is a guest-lecturer.  He also serves as Medical Director for Elite Home Health in West Memphis, AR.  He is dedicated to the education of all medical associated professions. 

Dr. Mitchell is married to Rebecca, who is a pharmacist, and they have four beautiful children.  Dr. Mitchell lives in Marion, attends church at Bellevue Baptist, and is an active member of his community.  He has served on medical mission trips overseas to Brazil, Ghana, and Mexico.


  • Medical School: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR

  • Residency: UAMS Family Medicine, Jonesboro, AR

  • Master's in Business Administration: University of Arkansas at Little Rock

  • Undergraduate: Oral Roberts University (B.S. in Bio-Medical Chemistry), Tulsa, OK

  • Board Certified in Family Medicine

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Lindley Abrams

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Mrs. Lindley Abrams, a Marion native, is a board-certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. Lindley graduated from Marion High School
and went on to earn a bachelor’s degree in Nursing from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
(UAMS) in Little Rock, AR graduating with honors in 2004. Lindley began her career as a Registered
Nurse at Arkansas Children’s Hospital while she continued to pursue a Master of Science in Nursing
degree also from UAMS. In 2010, she obtained her Advanced Practice Registered Nurse license with
certification in pediatrics. Since then, Lindley has 6 years of experience in Well Child exams and
treatment of children in a general pediatric clinic. She has spent the last 5 years treating children with
Endocrine disorders, focusing on the treatment of diabetes. In addition, she obtained national
certification in diabetes education and provided quality coordination for the American Diabetes
Association Education Recognition Program at Arkansas Children’s Hospital.

Lindley is a member of several professional organizations including the National Association of Pediatric
Nurse Practitioners and the American Association of Diabetic Educators. Lindley loves serving others and
has been on two medical mission trips to Honduras with desire to continue serving in this capacity as
time allows. Lindley enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, lake time, and exercising with
aspirations to run her first half marathon this year! She is looking forward to returning to her hometown
and investing her life in a local church, with family, and loving on the community. Her care at The Ark Children's Clinic will be centered on providing wholistic, Christ-like care to her patients.