Elaine Roque-Nazario, MD
American Board of Family Medicine - Geriatric Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine
San Juan Bautista School of Medicine
Palmetto Health USC School of Medicine
Elaine Roque-Nazario, MD, joined the Division of Geriatrics and Palmetto Health Senior Primary Care in 2010. Dr. Roque-Nazario received her medical degree from San Juan Bautista School of Medicine in Caguas, Puerto Rico, and completed her family medicine residency at the AnMed Health in Anderson, South Carolina. She completed a geriatric fellowship at Palmetto Health Richland/USC School of Medicine and is board certified in family medicine.
Prior to coming to Columbia and joining Palmetto Health's Senior Primary Care Practice, she was employed in long term care for elderly patients and was the Medical director for Rosemond Living Center in Greenville where she practiced as a family physician and geriatrician in providing medical and rehab care to patients in subacute rehab facilities. She is enthusiastic about using her geriatric knowledge to provide care for patients who are 65 years of age and older. She has offered her skills on various medical missions with Volunteers in Medical Missions.