November 12, 2007
UCI Medical Affiliates, Inc. Opens Sixth Doctors Care Center in Grand Strand Center Marks 38th Location for South Carolina-Based Company
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C., Nov. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Doctors Care opened its sixth healthcare center in the Grand Strand area November 1st. The new center is located inside the Carolina Forest Community at 200 Middleburg Dr., Myrtle Beach. The center is designed to provide convenient urgent care, family care, and occupational medicine, with or without an appointment.
Dr. Ronald K. Reynolds, Grand Stand Regional Medical Director for Doctors Care, said, "We're excited about the opportunity to serve more individuals, families, and businesses in the area. The Carolina Forest Doctors Care center will help meet the needs of the growing Grand Strand community."
The staff includes board-certified physician, Dr. Brian Scott, and Adult Nurse Practitioner (ANP), Joanne Keefe-Tomasello. Carolina Forest is fully equipped to treat a broad array of medical issues. The center includes an on- site lab, x-ray suite, and trauma room, as well as employer health equipment for breath alcohol testing and drug screenings.
Doctors Care Carolina Forest is also open extended hours, which include evenings, weekends, and most holidays. The professional, friendly staff offers routine check-ups, care for minor emergencies, and family health services including vaccinations and primary care. Call 843-903-6650 for more information or to schedule an appointment.
Doctors Care is a division of UCI Medical Affiliates, Inc. UCI Medical Affiliates, Inc. ("UCI") is a Delaware corporation incorporated on August 25, 1982. Operating through its wholly-owned subsidiary, UCI Medical Affiliates of South Carolina, Inc. ("UCI-SC"), UCI provides non-medical management and administrative services for a network of 59 freestanding medical centers, 58 of which are located throughout South Carolina and one is located in Knoxville, Tennessee (37 operating as Doctors Care in South Carolina, one as Doctors Care in Knoxville, Tennessee, 18 as Progressive Physical Therapy Services in South Carolina, one as Luberoff Pediatrics in South Carolina, one as Carolina Orthopedic & Sports Medicine in South Carolina, and one as Doctors Wellness Center).
For Information Contact: Jerry F. Wells, Jr., CPA Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer UCI Medical Affiliates, Inc. 4416 Forest Drive, 2nd Floor Columbia, South Carolina 29206 803-782-4278, ext. 128 [email protected]
UCI Medical Affiliates, Inc.
CONTACT: Jerry F. Wells, Jr., CPA, Executive Vice President and ChiefFinancial Officer, +1-803-782-4278, ext. 128, [email protected]