E. J. Mayeaux, MD

Family Medicine


Edward J. Mayeaux, Jr, MD, serves as Chairman, Palmetto Health-USC Medical Group Department of Family Medicine, and Professor and Chairman, Family and Preventive Medicine Department at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine. He also holds an appointment of Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

A fellow in the American Academy of Family Physicians, Mayeaux maintains an active practice in family medicine. He is the recipient of many honors, including twice receiving the Shreveport Family Medicine Faculty of the Year Award and the Resident Appreciation Award.

Mayeaux received both his undergraduate and medical degrees from Louisiana State University (LSU).  He completed his family medicine residency and chief residency at LSU Medical Center in Shreveport.  He served as a faculty member at LSU-Shreveport from 1990 through 2013, holding a number of leadership titles including professor of family medicine, professor of obstetrics and gynecology, and vice chair of the department.

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


Education and training

Specialty Family Medicine

Board CertifiedAmerican Board of Family Medicine

EducationLouisiana State University Health Sciences Center

ResidencyLouisiana State University

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.