Dr. Flanigin completed his undergraduate from University of Arkansas at Little Rock in 1987. After graduation he enrolled at the University of Arkansas for Medical Science and obtained his medical degree in 1992. He continued to work at UAMS to complete his residency in 1996. He based his primary interest in psychotic and bipolar disorders, as well as major depression. Over the past eighteen years Dr. Flanigin has worked extensively in the mental health community helping to better and strengthen the lives of individuals and families.