Tom Lansford, MD

Wednesday, January 27, 2016 12:01 a.m.

When treating injuries and disorders of the spine, Dr. Todd Lansford strives to find solutions that do not involve surgery, and when surgery is …

Meet the Doc – John Carlile, MD UPDATED

Wednesday, January 6, 2016 12:01 a.m.

“It's pretty scary when a child is seriously or critically ill,” says Dr. John Carlile of Summerville Medical Center (SMC). “There …

Meet the Doc - Erick Funke, MD UPDATED

Wednesday, January 6, 2016 12:01 a.m.

For cardiologist Dr. Erick Funke, the Lowcountry has always been home. He grew up in Summerville, and after a year away at Clemson University, he …

Darren Sidney, MD UPDATED

Wednesday, December 30, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Dr. Darren Sidney, with Charleston Heart Specialists, likes the satisfaction of solving a puzzle, and admits that's part of what drew him to his …

Meet the Doc – Michael Michel, M.D. UPDATED

Wednesday, December 23, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Before Dr. Michael Michel became a surgeon, he served seven years as a U.S. Air Force Pararescueman (PJ), including time in Operation Desert Storm, …

Meet the Doc – S. Walker Nickles UPDATED

Wednesday, December 16, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Dr. S. Walker Nickles recently joined Palmetto Adult and Children's Urology and is helping the busy group expand as it adds a Summerville location. …

Meet the Doc – Howard S. Richter, MD

Wednesday, December 9, 2015 12:01 a.m.

When Dr. Howard Richter was in sixth grade, growing up in California, he saw a friend take a hard fall from a swing and break a leg. The mending …

Meet the Doc – Adam Barouh, MD

Wednesday, November 4, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Whether it's soccer, tennis, football, volleyball, or even kickball, Dr. Adam Barouh is glad to jump in the game.

Meet the Doc - Ashley Jeter, MD UPDATED

Monday, November 2, 2015 10:56 a.m.

Dr. Ashley Jeter traces her desire to help people to the medical mission trips she took to Mexico with family as she grew up.

Meet the Doc - Jessica Lee, MD UPDATED

Wednesday, October 21, 2015 11:03 a.m.

When she was younger, Dr. Lee played the harp professionally.

Meet the Doc - William D. Dutton, MD UPDATED

Tuesday, October 6, 2015 10:39 a.m.

Dr. William Dutton always anticipated being in the military. Twelve years into his career as a medical officer with the U.S. Navy and Marines, he …

Meet the Doc: Slade Hubbard, MD UPDATED

Monday, September 7, 2015 3:48 p.m.

Dr. Slade Hubbard makes a point to avoid “medical speech” with his patients.

Meet the Doc: Jennifer Grady, MD UPDATED

Monday, September 7, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Dr. Jen Grady remembers the pain of ear infections. She had many while growing up in Louisville, Ky., until she had ear tube surgery at the age of 12. …

Neil McDevitt, MD UPDATED

Wednesday, August 19, 2015 12:01 a.m.

In 2011, Dr. Neil McDevitt joined with Summerville Medical Center (SMC) to establish a center of excellence for weight loss and bariatric surgery. …

Douglas Holtzman, MD UPDATED

Wednesday, August 12, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Dr. Douglas Holtzman, or "Dr. Doug" as his young patients call him, is Trident Health's director of pediatric emergency services, and can often be …

Adam C. Schaaf, MD UPDATED

Wednesday, July 29, 2015 12:01 a.m.

For Dr. Adam C. Schaaf, it's an exciting time to practice orthopedic and sports medicine.

Meet the Doc – Benjamin Rodgers, MD UPDATED

Wednesday, July 22, 2015 2:44 p.m.

Dr. Benjamin “Benjie” Rodgers grew up in Pinopolis and attended Lord Berkeley Academy in Moncks Corner, where he played high school …

Christopher J. Kestner, MD UPDATED

Thursday, July 16, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Dr. Christopher Kestner helped treat Blue Devil basketball players during his foot and ankle fellowship with the Duke University Department of …

Meet the Doc: Thomas Litton, MD UPDATED

Thursday, July 9, 2015 2:42 p.m.

Dr. Thomas Litton was recently recognized with the HCA Frist Humanitarian Award, which honors commitment and benevolence to providing outstanding …

Meet the Doc: George Pappas, MD UPDATED

Thursday, July 2, 2015 12:03 p.m.

While he started out as an aerospace engineer for NASA, Dr. George Pappas was drawn to biomechanics and ultimately a career in orthopedic surgery as …

Charles Roberts, MD

Friday, June 26, 2015 12:01 a.m.

You could say it's in his blood, and especially since Dr. Charles Roberts comes from a distinguished line of heart doctors.

James Martin, MD UPDATED

Thursday, June 25, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Dr. James Martin has 29 years of experience as an OB-GYN in North Charleston and over the past decade has helped advance minimally invasive surgical …

Ted Brisson, MD UPDATED

Thursday, June 11, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Dr. Ted Brisson had the advantage of training with the revolutionary da Vinci surgical system starting in 2005, just a few years after its …

Jerry Back, MD UPDATED

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 12:01 a.m.

More than two decades since medical school graduation, Dr. Jerry Back still looks forward to going to work.

Meet the Doc: Joseph Mathews, MD UPDATED

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Dr. Joseph Mathews was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes when he was 18 months old and has dealt with the disease's challenges throughout his life. …

Dr. Sheela Bhattacharyya UPDATED

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Dr. Sheela Bhattacharyya enjoys the long-term role a primary care physician plays in keeping patients healthy. “I like the idea of getting to …

Meet the Doc- Ellen Sanders, MD UPDATED

Friday, April 10, 2015 12:01 a.m.

Dr. Ellen Sanders completed her residency in family medicine through a program that involves both the Medical University of South Carolina and …

Dr. Robbie H. Taha UPDATED

Wednesday, December 31, 2014 1:52 p.m.

Like all gastroenterologists, Dr. Robbie Taha received additional training to treat digestive problems. But he went even further by doing a special …

William Collins, MD UPDATED

Thursday, November 6, 2014 4:09 p.m.

Dr. William Collins has treated cancer as a radiation oncologist for two decades, and while it is a highly technical field, there is a strong …

Cyndi Lawton, MD UPDATED

Monday, August 11, 2014 3:54 p.m.

 Dr. Cyndi T. Lawton lives close enough to Summerville Medical Center (SMC) that she can get to the hospital’s birthing suites in six minutes …

mr ks logo
(843) 875-4700

Your local Summerville grocery store

404 North Cedar St. and 1605 Central Avenue

Click below for full insert

Latest Videos
Upcoming Events
News from Twitter

The Gazette

© 2016 The Gazette an Evening Post Industries company. All Rights Reserved.

Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and Parental Consent Form.