Beaufort Memorial is pleased to announce the addition of Coastal CareMD, the private practice of Clark Trask, MD, to the hospital’s growing network of physician practices. Dr. Trask and his staff have joined Beaufort Memorial Hospital, and the practice will be managed by Beaufort Physician Partners, a division of the hospital. The office will remain at its current location, 974 Ribaut Rd., Beaufort. “My staff and I are very excited about this,” Dr. Trask said. A native of Beaufort, Dr. Trask received his undergraduate degree from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN, and his M.D. from the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston. Beaufort Memorial Coastal CareMD is currently open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Wednesday from 8 a.m. to noon. Call 524-3344 for an appointment. Medical Weight Loss will move to a new location in Towne Center behind the new Red Lobster/Olive Garden, and patients will be seen starting early January 2012. The new address is 1600 Burnside Street, Suite 1600 and the telephone number remains 379-1166.
By Mike McCombs Even for a Beaufort County Council meeting, this one