Welcome W. Randal Westerkam, MD, FAAPMR, RMSK

Lexington Medical Center is pleased to welcome W. Randal Westerkam, MD, FAAPMR, RMSK, to its network of care. Dr. Westerkam joins the board-certified physicians at Lexington Brain and Spine Institute as a physical medicine and rehabilitation physician, or physiatrist.

Dr. Westerkam will treat a wide variety of medical conditions affecting the brain, spinal cord, nerves, bones, joints, ligaments, muscles and tendons. By thoroughly evaluating patients’ conditions, needs and expectations, Dr. Westerkam is able to create treatment plans that improve their quality of life without surgery.

Dr. Randal Westerkam

Dr. Randal Westerkam

A physiatrist can help people with persistent pain or limited function as a result of an accident, injury or chronic condition; people considering surgery or those recovering from it; anyone with an illness or treatment for an illness that has diminished his or her energy or ability to move easily; patients recovering from the effects of a stroke or other problems related to nerve damage; and people with chronic pain from arthritis, a repetitive stress injury or back problems.

Board certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation with additional certification in sports medicine and American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography certification in musculoskeletal sonography, Dr. Westerkam is an American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Fellow and a National Board of Medical Examiners Diplomate. With nearly 20 years of experience in private practice, he most recently worked in Columbia and served as an assistant professor at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine.

Dr. Westerkam graduated cum laude from Duke University in Durham, North Carolina with a Bachelor of Science in psychology and earned his Doctor of Medicine from the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. After his internship at University of North Carolina Hospitals in Chapel Hill, Dr. Westerkam completed a physical medicine and rehabilitation residency at the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond. He also served as chief resident.

Dr. Westerkam is accepting new patients.

Lexington Brain and Spine Institute
146 North Hospital Drive, Suite 120B
West Columbia, SC 29169
(803) 936-7035

LexingtonBrainAndSpine.com

Welcome Roland “Trey” Craft III, MD, FACS

Lexington Medical Center is pleased to welcome Roland “Trey” Craft III, MD, FACS, to its network of care. Dr. Craft will practice at Lexington Surgical Associates, a Lexington Medical Center physician practice.

Dr. Trey Craft

Dr. Trey Craft

Dr. Craft is board certified and a member of the American Medical Association, South Carolina Medical Association, Southeastern Surgical Congress and Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons. An American College of Surgeons Fellow, he most recently worked in private practice in Columbia, where he specialized in general surgery.

Dr. Craft joins the the board-certified physicians at Lexington Surgical Associates to provide routine and highly complex general, thoracic, breast and colorectal surgical procedures.

A graduate of the College of Charleston and Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, Dr. Craft completed his internship and residency at the University of South Carolina in Columbia. He also completed a surgical critical care fellowship at USC.

Lexington Surgical Associates has three convenient locations around the Midlands. Dr. Craft is accepting new patients.

2728 Sunset Boulevard, Suite 104
West Columbia, SC 29169
791-2722

811 West Main Street, Suite 202
Lexington, SC 29072
785-4780

723 South Lake Drive
Lexington, SC 29072
359-4133

LexingtonSurgicalAssociates.com

Welcome Dr. Brandon Drafts to Lexington Cardiology

Lexington Medical Center is pleased to welcome Brandon C. Drafts, MD to its network of care. Dr. Drafts will join the the board-certified cardiologists and highly skilled staff at Lexington Cardiology, a Lexington Medical Center physician practice. As part of Lexington Medical Heart Center, the practice is supported by the region’s only Duke Health-affiliated heart program.

Dr. Brandon Drafts

Dr. Brandon Drafts

Dr. Drafts completed his internal medicine internship and residency at Wake Forest School of Medicine in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. He went on to complete a cardiovascular disease fellowship, serving as chief fellow, and an interventional cardiology fellowship at Wake Forest.

Board certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular medicine, Dr. Drafts’ interests include transradial coronary angiography and intervention, short-term mechanical circulatory support and transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR). He has also published research in the areas of interventional cardiology, heart failure and cardiovascular imaging.

Dr. Drafts is a West Columbia native and a graduate of Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina with a Bachelor of Science in biology. After earning a master’s degree in biomedical science from the University of South Carolina School of Medicine in Columbia, he graduated cum laude with his medical degree from USC’s School of Medicine.

Lexington Cardiology has two convenient locations. Dr. Drafts is accepting new patients.

2601 Laurel Street, Suite 260
Columbia, SC 29204
744-4900

2728 Sunset Blvd, Suite 300
West Columbia, SC 29169
744-4940

LexCardio.com