Circle of Life Hospice Staff
Our Care Team
Dr. Stephen Carter, MD HMDC
Dr. Carter serves as Co-Medical Director of Circle of Life Hospice and is a board certified Hospice Medical Director. He joined Circle of Life in 2014 and serves in our Legacy Village facility. He graduated from UAMS College of Medicine. He received his undergraduate degree from Hendrix College in Conway, AR. Prior to joining Circle of Life, he served as Medical Director of the Perry County Nursing Center and practiced at the Morrilton Medical Clinic for 26 years. He is board certified in Family Medicine.
Dr. Larry D. Wright, MD HMDC
Dr. Larry D. Wright serves as Co-Medical Director of Circle of Life Hospice and is a board certified Hospice Medical Director. He serves our patients at our Springdale Circle of Life Hospice Home. He is a graduate of UAMS College of Medicine. His post-graduate training included an internal medicine residency at St. Louis University and Fellowship training in Geriatric Medicine at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. Dr. Wright is a Fellow of the American Geriatrics Society and the American College of Physicians. He is the founding executive director of the Schmieding Center for Senior Health & Education. From 1999-2015 he served as faculty for Geriatrics at UAMS College of Medicine. He has been recognized in the Arkansas Times and AY Magazine as one of “The Best Doctors in Arkansas.”
Kenny Goff, MNSc, APRN
Kenny Goff serves as Nurse Practitioner with Circle of Life Hospice. He has over 35 years of RN experience in ICU, nursing education and cancer treatment. He has spent the last 11 years in hospice and palliative care and nine years with Circle of Life Hospice. He has a master’s degree for nurse practitioner at UAMS in Little Rock (where he was awarded the Sunderman Scholarship two consecutive years and was inducted into Sigma Theta Tau).