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 …

Meet the Doc: Jennifer Grady, MD UPDATED

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 8:26 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. …

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 …

Meet the Doc - Erick Funke, MD UPDATED

Wednesday, January 21, 2015 3:44 p.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 …

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 …

Darren Sidney, MD UPDATED

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 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 …

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 …

Tom Lansford, MD UPDATED

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 11:23 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 …

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 …

Sheela Bhattacharyya, MD UPDATED

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 9:27 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 …

Margaret McDowell, MD UPDATED

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 9:58 a.m.

While she always wanted to be a doctor, she first provided care as a nurse, and some of her early experiences helping cancer patients encouraged her …

Julio Rentas, MD UPDATED

Thursday, July 17, 2014 11:07 a.m.

Medical School - University of Puerto Rico, Medical Science Campus Residency- Bethesda Naval Hospital, Nuerology   Dr. Julio Rentas joined Trident …

Robert Silgals, MD UPDATED

Monday, July 7, 2014 2:54 p.m.

Dr. Robert Silgals has cared for Lowcountry patients who have cancer and blood disorders for almost 29 years. Over the past decade, he has seen …

Thomas Newton, MD UPDATED

Tuesday, June 24, 2014 8:55 a.m.

While he started his medical career in the Navy as an emergency medicine physician, Dr. Thomas Newton now serves as medical director for the Advanced …

Corey Allen, MD UPDATED

Monday, June 16, 2014 2:07 p.m.

While Dr. J. Corey Allen's practice encompasses all major aspects of urology care, one of his special interests is in kidney stone disease, a common …

Marion "Chip" Cooper, MD UPDATED

Thursday, June 5, 2014 10:47 a.m.

Harkening back to the days when doctors visited people in their homes, Dr. Marion “Chip” Cooper specializes in house calls through …

Dolores Gibbs, MD UPDATED

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Early in her career, Dr. Rose Delores Gibbs worked as a U.S. Peace Corps medical officer West Africa, starting in 1979. “I became very keen on …

William “Bo” Reeves III, MD UPDATED

Tuesday, May 20, 2014 12:01 a.m.

When he finished his OB-GYN residency in 1995, Dr. William “Bo” Reeves III immediately returned home and joined LowCountry Women’s …

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