Joseph A. Horvath, MD

Infectious Disease


Joseph Horvath, MD, joined the Division of Infectious Diseases in 1996 where he is currently Associate Professor of Clinical Internal Medicine. He graduated medical school from Temple University Medical School in 1988, and completed his residency at the University of Connecticut Health Center in 1991. Dr. Horvath also completed an Infectious Diseases Fellowship at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in 1994 before joining the University of South Carolina School of Medicine. His academic interests include infectious diseases, fungal infections, and immunocompromised hosts.

Our Vision: To be known for clinical excellence and remembered for compassionate care.


Education and training

Specialty Infectious Disease

Board CertifiedAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

EducationTemple University School of Medicine

ResidencyUniversity of Connecticut Health Center/John Dempsey Hospital

FellowshipVanderbilt University Medical Center

Our affiliate system

Prisma Health is the largest not-for-profit health organization in South Carolina, serving more than 1.2 million patients annually. Our 30,000 team members are dedicated to supporting the health and well-being of you and your family. Palmetto Health-USC Medical Group will be rebranded at a later date and will continue to operate as a joint venture between the Midlands affiliate and the USC School of Medicine.

Our promise is to: Inspire health. Serve with compassion. Be the difference.

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Palmetto Health is becoming Prisma Health. Palmetto Health-USC Medical Group is part of Prisma Health.