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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

Alicia S. James, MD, Joins Lexington Family Practice Northeast

Lexington Medical Center is pleased to welcome Alicia S. James, MD, to the hospital’s network of care. Dr. James will practice at Lexington Family Practice Northeast, a Lexington Medical Center physician practice.

Alicia S. James, MD

Dr. James graduated from Stanford University in Stanford, California, and earned her medical degree from Michigan State University College of Human Medicine in East Lansing, Michigan. She then completed her family medicine residency at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine in Columbia.

During her residency, Dr. James served as vice president of the residency council and as a member of a pediatric task force. She also volunteered at Epworth Children’s Home in Columbia and at Good Samaritan Clinic in West Columbia, providing primary and maternal care to underserved patients in the community. A member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, Dr. James is certified in advanced cardiac life support and has specific interest in women’s health.

Dr. James joins the board-certified physicians and physician assistant at Lexington Family Practice Northeast 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 digital CAT/CT scans.

Dr. James is accepting new patients.

Lexington Family Practice Northeast
76 Polo Road, Columbia, SC 29223
(803) 699-7255
LFPNortheast.com

Lexington Medical Center Welcomes Michael S. Comer, MD, to Lexington Family Practice West Columbia

Lexington Medical Center is pleased to welcome Michael S. Comer, MD, to the hospital’s network of care. Dr. Comer will practice at Lexington Family Practice West Columbia, a Lexington Medical Center physician practice.

Dr. Comer graduated cum laude from the University of South Carolina in Columbia with a bachelor’s degree in biology. He then earned his medical degree from the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston and completed his residency with the University of South Carolina in Columbia.

Dr. Michael Comer

During his residency, Dr. Comer served as a volunteer at the Good Samaritan Free Medical Clinic and the Good Samaritan Prenatal/OB Medicine Clinic, both in Columbia. He also volunteered with the Dreher High School Football Medical Team.

In addition to his training in family medicine, Dr. Comer has extensive experience in emergency medicine through his work with Lexington County Emergency Medical Services. He received several honors and awards during his residency, including the Palmetto Health/USC Family Medicine Resident of the Block Award and the Palmetto Heath Children’s Hospital Appreciation Award.

Dr. Comer joins the highly skilled physicians at Lexington Family Practice West Columbia 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 CT scans, nuclear stress testing and advanced cardiac screenings.

Dr. Comer is accepting new patients.

Lexington Family Practice West Columbia
3314 Platt Springs Road
West Columbia, SC 29170
(803) 791 – 3494
LFPWestColumbia.com