HomeLocations OB/GYN Obstetrics and Gynecology

Richard D. Adams, MD

Frank Aguirre III, MD

Judith T. Burgis, MD

Berry A. Campbell, MD

Lauren A. Castleberry, MD

James W. Cook, MD

Matthew J. Lenhard, MD

Kerry M. Sims, MD

Advanced practice providers

Carol Meggs, RN, NP

Debbie Nelson, FNP

About our practice

At Palmetto Health-USC Obstetrics and Gynecology, we offer a full range of obstetric and gynecologic care for women of all ages. Our services range from yearly examinations and screenings to highly specialized procedures.

We participate in the training of OB/GYN medical students and residents through an affiliation with Palmetto Health Richland’s residency program. Our patients benefit from a team approach to care, led by physicians with the USC School of Medicine Department of OB/GYN.

Our subspecialties include:

  • Clinical genetics
  • ​Genetic counseling
  • Maternal-fetal medicine
  • Menopause
  • Pediatric and adolescent gynecology
  • Ultrasonography
  • Urogynecology and pelvic reconstructive surgery

Our services

We feature a prenatal care incentive program for expecting mothers that includes classes and one-on-one education, as well as a Parenting Partner Program. Our OB patients receive ongoing education from a nurse navigator throughout pregnancy, delivery and six weeks postpartum. The nurse navigator serves as a liaison between the physician's office and Palmetto Health Richland as families prepare for the birth of their newborn.

Obstetric services include:

  • Total pregnancy care
  • High-risk pregnancy
  • Contraceptive counseling

We offer gynecologic treatments and services including:

  • Bio-identical hormones
  • Laparoscopic hysterectomy
  • Hysteroscopy and endometrial ablation
  • Menopause management
  • Menstrual dysfunction
  • PMS evaluation
  • Urinary incontinence
  • Weight loss management

About Palmetto Health-USC Medical Group

We are proud to be part of Palmetto Health-USC Medical Group, which includes caring, compassionate health care professionals who are highly trained to meet your medical needs in Columbia, Lexington and across the greater Midlands region of South Carolina.

Providing excellent medical care in comfortable office environments, our network team of physicians, advanced care providers, nurses and staff is prepared to answer any questions you have. We provide comprehensive medical care for short-term needs like annual physicals as well as ongoing management of chronic diseases. Prevention is a big part of your overall care plan. Should additional, focused medical treatment ever be needed, our doctors will refer you to a specialist and stay involved in your care. Only at Palmetto Health-USC Medical Group will you find the extensive level of expertise available from a wide variety of specialists.