Art Shepard, MD UPDATED

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 12:01 a.m.

As a Trident Health neonatologist, Dr. Arthur Shepard champions the most vulnerable of patients, newborns who arrive too soon or otherwise …

Robbie H. Taha, MD UPDATED

Wednesday, April 2, 2014 12:01 a.m.

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

Rya Kaplan MD UPDATED

Wednesday, April 2, 2014 12:01 a.m.

Dr. Rya Kaplan is proud of her Lowcountry roots. A graduate of Hilton Head High, she returned to the coast for her medical school, residency and …

Douglas Holtzman, MD UPDATED

Wednesday, April 2, 2014 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 …

Darren Sidney, MD UPDATED

Thursday, February 6, 2014 1:42 p.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 …

Summerville Medical Center CEO Lou Caputo Named CEO of StoneCrest Medical Center UPDATED

Friday, January 31, 2014 2:49 p.m.

Trident Health announced today that Louis Caputo, CEO at Summerville Medical Center (SMC) has accepted the position of CEO at TriStar StoneCrest …

Jason Highsmith, MD UPDATED

Wednesday, January 22, 2014 2:54 p.m.

Dr. Jason Highsmith's practice involves the full spectrum of neurosurgery, from pinched nerves to brain tumors.

Neil McDevitt, MD UPDATED

Friday, January 10, 2014 9:28 a.m.

Dr. Neil McDevitt decided to specialize in bariatric surgery because of the gratitude he received from his weight-loss patients, the happiness he …

Charles Roberts, MD UPDATED

Thursday, December 26, 2013 12:16 p.m.

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

James Benner, MD UPDATED

Thursday, December 19, 2013 11:16 a.m.

As early as age 10, Dr. James Benner would accompany his mom to her work at a laboratory in a large hospital, where he was captivated to look at …

Christopher J. Kestner, MD UPDATED

Wednesday, December 11, 2013 10:40 a.m.

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

William Yarbrough, MD, FACC UPDATED

Thursday, December 5, 2013 8:16 a.m.

Dr. William D. Yarbrough spent a high school summer working as a hospital orderly in Anderson, his hometown, and enjoyed caring for patients so much …

Dolores Gibbs, MD UPDATED

Thursday, November 21, 2013 10:29 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 Corey, MD UPDATED

Wednesday, November 13, 2013 3:40 p.m.

Dr. William Corey loved sports from an early age. “I was fairly athletic growing up, playing sports in high school, and that's what attracted …

Gerald Warren, MD UPDATED

Thursday, November 7, 2013 1:55 p.m.

He knew by the time he was 12 that he wanted to be a surgeon.  “I like working with my hands a lot,” says Dr. Gerald Warren. “I …

Mark Mataosky, MD UPDATED

Wednesday, October 30, 2013 10:07 a.m.

He is known in the local medical community as Dr. Mark Mataosky, but those who serve under his command in the U.S. Army Reserves call him …

Cyndi Lawton, MD UPDATED

Wednesday, October 23, 2013 10:52 a.m.

Dr. Cyndi T. Lawton lives close enough to Summerville Medical Center (SMC) that she can get to the hospitals birthing suites in six minutes when a …

Dr. John McGue UPDATED

Wednesday, October 16, 2013 10:47 a.m.

Radiologist Dr. John McGue serves as the lead interpreting physician for the Trident Breast Care Center, which offers comprehensive services …

Neil McDevitt, MD UPDATED

Wednesday, October 9, 2013 12:08 p.m.

Dr. Neil McDevitt decided to specialize in bariatric surgery because of the gratitude he received from his weight-loss patients, the happiness he …

Adam C. Schaaf, MD UPDATED

Wednesday, October 2, 2013 3:50 p.m.

For Dr. Adam C. Schaaf, it’s an exciting time to practice orthopedic and sports medicine. “With new technologies and procedures, we have …

Brendan Murphy, MD UPDATED

Thursday, September 26, 2013 8:06 a.m.

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Preston Wendell, MD UPDATED

Wednesday, September 18, 2013 8:07 a.m.

For Dr. Preston Wendell, emergency medicine is a passion. So it’s not surprising that he is taking on two important leadership positions in his …

Jeffrey Lafond, MD UPDATED

Wednesday, September 11, 2013 3:44 p.m.

Beyond the technical skill a surgeon requires, it's also critical for a surgeon to know the right time to operate, says Dr. Jeffrey Lafond of Tri- …

Susan Kady Wilson, MD UPDATED

Wednesday, September 4, 2013 3:14 p.m.

Dr. Susan Kady Wilson and her team launched a new initiative at Summerville Medical Center (SMC) to ensure that each pregnant woman who arrives at …

Daniel Wartinbee, MD UPDATED

Wednesday, August 28, 2013 11:54 a.m.

He comes from a family of doctors. “Seeing the impact my grandfather and father had on improving patients' quality of life is what drew me to …

Todd Lansford, MD UPDATED

Wednesday, August 21, 2013 11:00 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 …

William Cook, MD UPDATED

Thursday, August 15, 2013 3:19 p.m.

Dr. William Cook splits his workdays between Low Country Internal Medicine, where some patients have been with him for more than 20 years, and the …

Cyndi Lawton, MD UPDATED

Wednesday, August 7, 2013 1:38 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 when a …

Margaret McDowell, MD UPDATED

Wednesday, July 31, 2013 11:27 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 …

Ted Brisson, MD UPDATED

Wednesday, July 24, 2013 4:17 p.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 …

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