Doctors Who Care In Harrison
The doctor you choose is extremely important, and no one knows that like our trusty team. When you develop a strong relationship with your physician, you can count on unparalleled care throughout all walks of life. Our doctors are here for your entire family, keeping you healthy from infancy into adulthood.
Steve Shrum, MD, FAAP, FACP
Dr. Shrum was raised and graduated high school in Harrison, AR. He then went to the University of Arkansas and received a Bachelor's of Science degree. Afterwards, he moved to Little Rock with his wife, Dixie. He completed his Medical Doctorate degree in 2001 from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). Dr. Shrum then completed a combined Internal Medicine and Pediatrics Residency Program. He trained at Arkansas Children's Hospital, UAMS, and McClellan's VA Hospital and currently provides care to patients from prematurity to geriatrics. He serves on several boards of non-profit organizations in town and is actively involved at NARMC in leadership roles. His hobbies include coaching the youth of Harrison, hunting, and flying.
Dawn Phelps, MD
Dr. Phelps graduated from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock with a Bachelor's of Science in Biology. She also has a Masters in Criminal Justice from UALR. She went to medical school at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and graduated in 2003. She completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Riverside Regional Medical Center in Newport News, Virginia. Her main areas of focus were high risk obstetrics and minimally invasive surgery.
Desiree' has lived in Newton County, AR since 1994. She obtained an associate in nursing (RN) in 1999 at North Arkansas College in Harrison, AR. She obtained a Bachelor's in Nursing (BSN) from the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, AR and then completed her education with a Master's in Nursing (APN) from Chamberlain College of Nursing in 2020. She received board certification for Family Nurse Practitioner through the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP).
She previously worked at North Arkansas Regional Medical Center for 16 years and at Arkansas Children's Hospital in Little Rock, AR for five years.
She is married to JR Looper and they have two daughters. As a family, they love to fish, camp, and spend time outside.
Care On Your Schedule
Finding care you can trust isn't always easy. When you call Cornterstone Medical Clinic to schedule, we'll be here for you, helping to schedule appointments at times that work best for you. We understand your time is valuable and we strive to get everyone in at their scheduled time eliminating wait time. With Dr. Shrum, Dr. Phelps, Dixie, and Asa your whole family is armed with the best possible medical resources.