Health briefs for December 15th-21st

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Dr. Robert Webb
Dr. Robert Webb

Dr. Robert Webb joins BMH Primary Care 

Dr. Robert Webb, a board-certified internal medicine specialist with more than 35 years experience, has joined the medical staff at Beaufort Memorial Primary Care, where he will work alongside Drs. Andrea Hucks and Steven Kessel.

Webb joined the hospital’s medical staff earlier this year and has been seeing patients at Beaufort Memorial Harrison Peeples Health Care Center in Varnville. Prior to relocating to the Lowcountry, he had his own private practice in Jefferson County, W.Va.

From 1982 to 1998, he served as director of the Intensive Care Unit for Jefferson Memorial Hospital.

During his three-decade career, he served as plant physician for Corning Glass Works in Martinsburg, W.Va., and was a visiting consultant with the Department of Medicine/Medical Oncology at Dunedin Hospital University of Otago School of Medicine in New Zealand.

In addition, he has been a clinical assistant professor of medicine at West Virginia School of Medicine, where he taught core principles of electrocardiogram interpretation and physical examination to medical students.

Beaufort Memorial Primary Care is located at 989 Ribaut Road in Beaufort. In addition to Hucks, Kessel and Webb, the practice includes two board certified nurse practitioners, Ronda O’Connell and Amy Wagner.

For more information or to make an appointment with any of the providers, call 843-522-7600.