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Simply “The Best”

The votes are in!

Readers of The State newspaper selected Lexington Medical Center as “Best Hospital Facility,” “Best Place to Have a Baby” and “Best Urgent Care” in the Midlands in the annual readers’ choice poll.

Anchored by a 428-bed hospital in West Columbia, Lexington Medical Center’s network of care includes seven community medical centers, the largest skilled nursing facility in the Carolinas and approximately 60 physician practices. Lexington Medical Center delivers more babies than any other hospital in the Midlands and has Urgent Care facilities located throughout Lexington County.

Dr. Allyson Jones of Carolina Women’s Physicians

They also selected Allyson I. Jones, MD, FACOG, at Carolina Women’s Physicians as “Best Obstetrician.”

By performing the most advanced procedures, offering state-of-the-art technologies and delivering compassionate care, Lexington Medical Center consistently demonstrates its commitment to providing quality health services that meet the needs of the community.

Thank you for voting for us!

Lexington Medical Center Welcomes Andrea Garrick, MD

Lexington Medical Center is pleased to welcome Andrea Garrick, MD, to the hospital’s network of care. Dr. Garrick will practice obstetrics and gynecology at Lexington Women’s Care, a Lexington Medical Center physician practice. Lexington Women’s Care provides comprehensive obstetric, gynecologic and diagnostic services for women in all stages of life.

Andrea Garrick, MD

A magna cum laude graduate of the College of Charleston Honors College in Charleston, South Carolina with a bachelor’s degree in biochemistry, biology and chemistry, Andrea Garrick, MD, earned her Doctor of Medicine at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston. While there, she became a member of the Gold Humanism Honor Society.

Dr. Garrick then completed her obstetrics and gynecology residency at Georgia Regents University in Augusta, Georgia, and received several awards and honors, including Intern of the Year, consecutive Resident Teaching awards and a certificate for Global Women’s Health.

Dr. Garrick has experience providing general obstetric and gynecologic services ranging from outpatient care and surgery to routine visits and complicated consultations. In addition to this training, she served as co-investigator in a research study during her residency to evaluate the effect of support group participation in women with gynecologic cancer.

Dr. Garrick is accepting new patients.

Lexington Women’s Care
155 North Hospital Drive, Suite 300
West Columbia, SC 29169
(803) 936-8100

LexingtonWomensCare.com

The Trouble with Sitting Too Much

Many of us have jobs that require us to sit in front of a desk for hours at at a time each day, without getting up to stretch or walk around. In this WIS-TV news story. Dana Rawl, MD, of Occupational Health at Lexington Medical Center, explains the health detriments of sitting too much – and what you can do to fix it.

 

For more information, visit the Occupational Health website by clicking here.

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