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Lace Up Your Sneakers and Join us for the Governor’s Cup!

We hope you’ll join us for the Lexington Medical Center Governor’s Cup Road Race on Friday, May 19 and Saturday, May 20. There’s a one-mile kids fun run, a 5k and a half marathon. Learn more and register below!

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#CareersAtLMC: Working As A Nurse in the Emergency Department

Kristen Martin is a nurse in Lexington Medical Center’s Emergency department, one of the busiest ERs in South Carolina – we treat more than 100,000 patients each year. Our hospital is expanding its Emergency department to meet the needs of our community and we’re looking for outstanding nurses to join our team. In this video, Kristen talks about her job and what inspires her.

 

To apply for a job as a nurse in our Emergency department, visit LexMed.com/Careers.

Lexington Medical Center Welcomes Katherine T. Ostapoff, MD

Lexington Medical Center is pleased to welcome Katherine T. Ostapoff, MD, to its network of care. Dr. Ostapoff is practicing at Riverside Surgical Group, a Lexington Medical Center physician practice.

Katherine T. Ostapoff, MD

Board certified by the American Board of Surgery, Dr. Ostapoff has advanced training in laparoscopic and robotic surgery techniques. She is a member of the American Association of Cancer Research, American College of Surgeons, American Medical Association and Association of Academic Surgeons. Dr. Ostapoff most recently provided comprehensive surgical oncology care to patients at Roswell Park Cancer Institute in Buffalo, New York, the nation’s first cancer center, and at the University of Rochester Highland Hospital in Rochester, New York.

Dr. Ostapoff graduated magna cum laude from Emory University in Atlanta. She earned her medical degree from Wake Forest School of Medicine in Winston-Salem, North Carolina and completed her general surgery internship and residency at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Parkland Hospital in Dallas. Dr. Ostapoff went on to complete a research fellowship at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Hamon Center for Therapeutic Oncology Research in Dallas.

Dr. Ostapoff joins the board-certified surgeons and highly skilled clinicians at Riverside Surgical Group to provide comprehensive surgical care for cancer patients. As a part of Lexington Medical Cancer Center, the practice is supported by the region’s only Duke Health-affiliated cancer program.