West Columbia, S.C. – 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.
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
About Lexington Medical Center
Lexington Medical Center is a 438-bed hospital in West Columbia, South Carolina. It anchors a health care network that includes five community medical centers and employs a staff of more than 6,500 health care professionals. The network also has cardiovascular and oncology care affiliated with Duke Health, an occupational health center, the largest skilled nursing facility in the Carolinas, an Alzheimer’s care center and approximately 60 physician practices. Lexington Medical Center operates one of the busiest Emergency departments in South Carolina, treating approximately 85,000 patients each year. The hospital delivers more than 3,500 babies each year and performs more than 23,000 surgeries. Lexington Medical Center is currently undergoing the largest hospital expansion in South Carolina history by creating a new patient tower that will open in 2019. Lexington Medical Center has a reputation for the highest quality care. For more information, visit LexMed.com.