Archive | November, 2018

Dr. Richard Webb’s Military Service

Dr. Richard Webb is a general surgeon at Lexington Surgical Associates, a Lexington Medical Center physician practice. In addition to his work as a doctor, he is a husband, dad and veteran of the United States Army. He has completed two deployments to Afghanistan.

WIS-TV profiled his story as part of the TV station’s “Year of the Veteran” series this week.

Thank you, Dr. Webb, for your brave service! We are thankful to your family, too.

Honoring the Oath

Dr. Marc Antonetti is a surgeon at Riverside Surgical Group and the South Carolina Obesity Surgery Center. He performs many types of general surgery.

Dr. Marc Antonetti

He also served in the United States Air Force and took care of wounded military service members while stationed in Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. He worked under dangerous conditions, including gunfights outside of his operating room window. He also treated soldiers on both sides of the battle.

This week, WIS-TV profiled Dr. Antonetti’s story as part of the TV station’s “Year of the Veteran” series. As Dawndy Mercer-Plank reports, taking an oath to treat the injured means treating everyone, even the enemy.

Lights, Camera, Action! Behind the Scenes of our 2018 Christmas Commercial

Our 2018 Christmas commercial debuts one week from today! This year’s spot spreads a message of hope through acts of kindness. It’s the 12th year in a row that Lexington Medical Center has created and produced its own Christmas commercial. Below is a behind-the-scenes peek at the filming, which took place in our hospital and community. It also features hospital employees in supporting roles. Do you recognize any of the people or locations?

While you’re waiting for this year’s edition to premiere, you can view our commercials from the last 11 years by clicking on this link. Be sure to let us know which one is your favorite.