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Raymond P. Bynoe, MD

Matthew P. Doepker, MD

Zeid M. Keilani, MD

Fernando A. Navarro, MD

James M. Nottingham, MD

About our practice

At USC Surgery, we specialize in the diagnosis, management, and treatment of health problems requiring operative intervention. We provide comprehensive surgical services and a wide range of minimally invasive operations and vascular procedures. Serving Columbia, Lexington and the greater Midlands region of South Carolina, our surgeons are trained in multiple surgical and therapeutic procedures, and many are fellowship-trained in specific surgical areas.

Our faculty surgeons provide in-patient/out-patient care with our partner hospitals, Palmetto Health Richland and the Dorn VA Medical Center. In addition to patient care, faculty surgeons provide the primary teaching efforts for surgical residents and medical students at these affiliated institutions.

Each USC Surgery physician is a member of the faculty of the University of South Carolina School of Medicine and is responsible for training future doctors.  We also collaborate with a number of experts in multiple disciplines to ensure that our patients receive consistent, cutting-edge, quality care. We offer the best possible care in the hands of surgeons who are experts in the field, performing thousands of operations each year. Whether you are in need of an acute or complex surgical procedure, our professional health care staff will take special care of you.

Our services

  • Acute Care Surgery
  • Colon And Rectal Surgery
  • Digestive And Esophageal Disorders
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Emergency General Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Surgical Oncology
  • Trauma/Critical Care
  • Vascular Surgery

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.