When it comes to expert care for your children, you can count on our pediatric specialists at Palmetto Health-USC Medical Group. With over 50 physicians that provide primary and specialty care, we have the most comprehensive services available in the region.
The expertise of our physicians, the skill and compassion of our nurses and therapists, and the most advanced techniques and equipment allow us to provide the most effective treatments for many illnesses, including pediatric cancers.
We partner with Palmetto Health Children's Hospital to serve the Columbia, Lexington and the greater Midlands region of South Carolina as the major pediatric referral center – offering a full array of pediatric subspecialty services. In addition primary care education and patient care, we also focus on conducting research endeavors in cancer, endocrinology and developmental pediatrics.
What is a pediatrician?
A pediatrician is medical doctor who manages the physical, behavioral, and mental health of children from birth until age 21. A pediatrician is trained to diagnose and treat a broad range of childhood illnesses from minor health problems to serious diseases.
About Palmetto Health-USC Medical Group
Providing excellent medical care in comfortable office environments, our network team of physicians, nurses and team members is prepared to answer any questions you have. We provide comprehensive medical care for short-term needs like annual physicals as well as the ongoing management of chronic diseases. Prevention is a big part of your overall care plan. Should additional, focused medical treatment ever be needed, your doctor 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.