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Lexington Medical Center Welcomes Johnathan A. Engh, MD, FAANS, to Lexington Brain and Spine Institute

Lexington Medical Center is pleased to welcome Johnathan A. Engh, MD, FAANS, to the hospital’s network of care. Dr. Engh is practicing at Lexington Brain and Spine Institute. He’s an experienced neurosurgeon with specific proficiency in the treatment of tumors of the brain and spine.

Dr. Johnathan Engh

A cum laude graduate of Duke University in Durham, North Carolina, Dr. Engh earned his medical degree from the University of Virginia in Charlottesville. He then completed his neurosurgical residency at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. During his residency, Dr. Engh completed intra-residency fellowships in minimally invasive neurosurgery and neurosurgical oncology.

After graduation, Dr. Engh accepted a faculty position in the Department of Neurological Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh as an assistant professor. He eventually became a tenured associate professor of neurological surgery and radiation oncology, director of the Adult Neurosurgical Oncology program, and director of the NeuroendoportSM Surgery program at UPMC.

Dr. Engh’s expertise extends to many dedicated oncological procedures, including awake craniotomy, minimally invasive port surgery for brain tumors, stereotactic radiosurgery and spinal tumor removal. He also has a special expertise in the treatment of gliomas, metastases, colloid cysts and intraventricular tumors.

Dr. Engh has been a leader in the development of minimally invasive techniques and tools for brain tumor resection. He has published numerous clinical and research articles on brain tumors and general neurosurgery. He has also served as the principal or co-investigator in more than 60 clinical trials and participated in numerous process improvement committees and publication review boards, in addition to his clinical practice.

Board certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery, Dr. Engh is a member of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, the Congress of Neurological Surgeons and the Society of Neuro-Oncology. He joins the board-certified physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners at Lexington Brain and Spine Institute to provide comprehensive care in the treatment of disorders affecting the brain, spine and peripheral nerves, including surgery for degenerative conditions, trauma and cancer.

Welcome Peter A. Bailey, MD, to Lexington Medical Center Otarre Pointe

Lexington Medical Center is pleased to welcome Peter A. Bailey, MD, to the hospital’s network of care. Dr. Bailey is working at Lexington Family Practice Otarre Pointe in Cayce.

Peter A. Bailey, MD

A magna cum laude graduate of the University of South Carolina Upstate in Spartanburg, South Carolina, Dr. Bailey earned his medical degree from the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston. He then completed his residency at McLeod Health in Florence, South Carolina.

During his residency, Dr. Bailey focused on delivering urgent and emergent medicine to patients of all ages, providing them with comprehensive care for general health concerns ranging from colds, flus and ear infections to back pain and minor traumas. He also performed suturing and abscess incision and drainage procedures.

A member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, the American Medical Association and the South Carolina Medical Association, he is certified in advanced cardiac life support, trauma-focused cognitive behavior therapy and pediatric advanced life support, among other certifications.

Lexington Family Practice Otarre Pointe provides care that goes above and beyond with flexible appointments, outstanding customer service and friendly staff.

Dr. Bailey is accepting new patients.

Lexington Family Practice Otarre Pointe
3799 12th Street Extension
Suite 105
Cayce, SC 29033
(803) 926-6820
LFPOtarrePointe.com

Lexington Medical Center Welcomes Nicholas G. Watson, MD to Lexington Family Practice Lake Murray

Lexington Medical Center is pleased to welcome Nicholas G. Watson, MD, to the hospital’s network of care. Dr. Watson is working at Lexington Family Practice Lake Murray.

Nicholas G. Watson, MD

Dr. Watson graduated summa cum laude from the University of South Carolina in Columbia with a bachelor’s degree in exercise science. He earned his medical degree from the University of South Carolina School of Medicine in Columbia and completed his residency there.

During his residency, Dr. Watson served as a volunteer at Epworth Children’s Home, providing care to the children residing at the facility. He also volunteered at Good Samaritan Clinic in Columbia to care for the underserved Hispanic population in this area.

Dr. Watson is a member of the American Medical Association, the American Academy of Family Physicians and the South Carolina Medical Association. In addition to his professional memberships and volunteer work, he has presented poster and podium cases at the American Medical Society of Sports Medicine annual conference.

Dr. Watson joins the board-certified physicians and physician assistant at Lexington Family Practice Lake Murray to provide comprehensive care for the entire family. In addition to well visits and same-day sick and urgent appointments, the practice offers on-site X-ray services, laboratory services and cardiovascular studies.

He is accepting new patients.

Lexington Family Practice Lake Murray
2006 Augusta Highway
Lexington, SC 29072
(803) 785 – 4747
LakeMurrayFamilyPractice.com