Tuesday, October 16, 2012
Dr. Thomas Hilliard and Dr. Bjorn Miller have joined Nason Medical Center as Emergency Medicine physicians, bringing its staff of board certified doctors to 10 in five locations across the Lowcountry.
Dr. Hilliard earned his medical degree at Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, and served his residency in Charleston at the Medical University of South Carolina. He was on the emergency staff of Summerville Medical Center for 13 years where he served as Medical Director of Emergency.
Dr. Miller was granted his M.D. from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, PA and served a residency at MCP-Hahnemann University Hospitals in Philadelphia. Dr. Miller is a certified American Board Emergency Medicine diplomate and is also certified in Emergency Medicine Bedside Ultrasound. He is a member of the Society of Academic Emergency Medicine, the American Academy of Emergency Medicine and the American College of Emergency Physicians.
Nason Medical Center is an emergency and urgent care service with five locations in the Lowcountry. The purpose-built facilities have state-of-science trauma equipment to handle any emergency. Onsite diagnostic and imaging services include CT Scans, X-Rays, Ultrasound, Echocardiography, and Vascular Studies. Lab services include Cholesterol, Blood Chemistry, Urinalysis, Hematology, Pregnancy, and Flu Screening. All locations are open daily from 8:00a.m. to 8:00 p.m. No appointment is needed, so walk-ins are welcome. Patients pay a fraction of the amount typically charged at hospital-based emergency rooms and are usually seen swiftly, with wait times that are less than average when compared with hospital based emergency rooms. For more information about Nason Medical Center, phone 843-300-3500 or visit http://nasonmedical.com