Mary Decker, MD of Roper Hospital

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I first heard about Mary Decker, M.D. almost 20 years ago when she treated my husband for lung cancer. An illness as catastrophic as lung cancer brings with it a team of doctors who work hard for a cure. Even though I did not meet Dr. Decker...

Dr. Jennifer Esse, Daniel Island Hearing Center

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Dr. Jennifer Esse heads the dedicated group at Daniel Island Hearing Center, which offers a variety of services such as hearing evaluations for adults, children and newborns, hearing aid services, assistive listening devices and hearing...

Anne-Marie Fields, MD of MUSC Carolina Family Care

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Gone are the days of waiting for dentures, partials or false teeth; instead, you can have secure, comfortable teeth in a matter of hours at Pleasant Family Dentistry in Mount Pleasant, which has served area residents since 1989 and has...

Dr. Jennifer Fiorini, Coastal Carolina Surgical Specialists

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Fiorini’s practice, Coastal Carolina Surgical Specialists, “is relatively new, we’ve been here just three years,” and specializes in general surgery. Fiorini explains that she and her associate perform a variety of abdominal procedures such as...

Loren B. Frankel MD, Palmetto Women's Health

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She is the mother of three young children and the wife of a brain surgeon. How does she find time to attend to the patients at her own obstetrics and gynecology practice? Finding the balance between work and family can be a challenge for Dr. Frankel...

Eleanor Oakman, MD of Roper St. Francis

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"I wanted to go into medicine from a very young age," Dr. Eleanor Oakman, MD tells me, explaining that medicine runs in the family. "My grandfather and an aunt are both..."

Dr. Maria Streck, MUSC Carolina Family Care

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It's easy to see that Dr. Maria Streck loves her job. As a board-certified allergy/immunology specialist at MUSC Carolina Family Care, she has the chance to make a difference for her patients every day. "It's a great field," Dr. Streck says...

Melanie B. Thomas, MD of MUSC Hollings Cancer Center

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We are all that person. It may be you, your spouse, child, or other loved one but we all are presently living, surviving, or grieving over cancer. The 'C' word. It should be added to the list of profanities. The baggage that surrounds this...