Prisma Health Family Medicine – Ballentine

We are prepared to care for you

If you are a patient with an appointment, our office will call you and together we will determine how best to conduct your appointment – in-person, over the phone, by video or rescheduled for a later date.

If you are a patient without an appointment and need care, or if you’re not a patient and need care – please call the office and together we will determine the best course of treatment for you.

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About our practice

At Ballentine Family Medicine, we are partnering with the YMCA to provide Columbia, Irmo and the Midlands community in South Carolina with easy access to quality health care and a healthy lifestyle. For the first time in the Midlands, a family medicine practice and a YMCA are co-located in the same facility.

Practice features

  • Shared atrium and classroom space
  • Easy check-in process with patients taken directly to one of our 12 exam rooms
  • Extended hours three days a week
  • On-site lab draw capability

Because our practice is conveniently located just steps away from a fitness center, our patients enjoy access to community wellness programs, support groups, group exercise classes, health screenings and educational programs. For more information about the YMCA, visit

Mobile mammography van providing digital mammograms

Prisma Health's mobile mammography van will be available in 2020 at Ballentine Family Medicine to provide digital screening mammograms. Call 803-296-8888 or 803-221-9724 to register and schedule for one of the dates below.

  • Tuesday, Jan. 14
  • Monday, April 20
  • Friday, July 10
  • Wednesday, Sept. 2
  • Tuesday, Oct. 13

What is a family practice physician?

Family practice physicians are trained to treat the whole person, physically and emotionally. They provide comprehensive medical care to you and your family. Your family physician will get to know you and your medical history to personalize your care.

Recognized by the American Heart Association

Ballentine Family Medicine has achieved the American Heart Association (AHA) Gold Level Award for blood pressure control. This national award recognizes practices with an overall hypertension control rate of at least 70 percent for their gold level recognition program. Nationally, AHA had 340 Gold Level winners with 152 from South Carolina.

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.

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