"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."
"The mission of Bear Fruit Direct Primary Care is to promote health and well-being by providing accessible, price transparent, high quality medical care. Direct Primary Care is a new health care model that allows us to connect with our patients; creating a genuine doctor-patient relationship, eliminating copays, hidden fees, and long wait times. We have more time during office visits to focus on you, creating better health care, decreased emergency room visits and giving you more access to your physician."