Specialty: Pediatric Neurology, Pediatrics
Summerville Medical Center is currently seeking a Pediatric Neurologist with training in general pediatric neurology, headache disorders, neuromuscular disorders, or other areas to join our growing pediatric subspecialty practice.
Hospital / Community Information:
Summerville Medical Center is part of the HCA Trident Health System serving a rapidly growing pediatric patient population in the Charleston, South Carolina market. With two acute care hospitals totaling 407 beds along with two free-standing emergency departments, Trident Health cares for more pediatric patients in our emergency departments than any other health system in the three county area. Pediatric inpatient care for the health system has been consolidated to Summerville Medical Center with the opening of a brand new pediatric inpatient unit and pediatric ICU. The Charleston area and, in particular, Dorchester and Berkeley Counties where Summerville Medical Center is located is experiencing 3-4 times the national growth rate with young families being one of the fastest growing demographic groups. As a result, we are expanding our pediatric services to better serve this high growth market.
Our services include Pediatrics, Pediatric ICU and ED, Obstetrics, Obstetrics Emergency Department, Maternal Fetal Medicine, Level II NICU, Robotic Surgical Program, Bariatrics, Emergency Services, an Accredited Chest Pain Center, Advanced Diagnostic Imaging, and many other specialty care services. We offer the latest in technological advances and we are committed to providing every patient with the highest level of care in an environment where people, compassion, and community are valued. Summerville Medical Center has been named a Top Performer for patient safety and quality by The Joint Commission for 4 consecutive years and has a Leapfrog A rating.
If you're not familiar with Summerville, South Carolina, let me tell you it is one of the best kept secrets in the U.S. With small town charm, schools ranked highest in state academic performance, affordable housing, and easy access to downtown Charleston, it is the preferred community for those seeking to move to the Low Country. The Charleston region has been ranked #1 by Conde' Nast magazine for 4 years in a row. Our region is known for its vibrant art and restaurant offerings as well as its genuine hospitality.
Trident Health is a 407-bed HCA hospital system comprised of two acute care hospitals – Trident Medical Center and Summerville Medical Center – as well as two free standing emergency departments – Centre Pointe Emergency and Moncks Corner Medical Center. The Joint Commission recently named Trident Health as one of the nation’s top hospitals for quality and safety for the fourth year in a row. Other noteworthy services include a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence, an award-winning Heart Center, the Trident Breast Care Center, and the South Carolina Institute for Robotic Surgery. Accredited by The Joint Commission, Trident Health is committed to providing quality health services along with wellness information and opportunities to the communities it serves.