Specializing in diseases of the digestive system
+ Physicians   (you can learn more about our physicians by visiting health grades.)
Dr. Stephen J. Bott has been with the practice since 1986.  He went to undergraduate at Saint Vincent College and completed medical school at Pennsylvania State University.  His internal medicine residency and gastroenterology fellowship were performed at University of Virginia Hospital .  He is a member of the South Carolina Medical Society, American College of Gastroenterology and American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.
Dr. Bret M. Garretson has been with the practice since 2004.  His undergraduate studies were done at La. Tech University.  He went to medical school at LSU Medical Center in Shreveport.  His internal medicine residency was performed at University of TN in Knoxville.  His gastroenterology fellowship was performed at Ochsner Medical Foundation in New Orleans where he served as Chief Fellow.  He is a member of the South Carolina Medical Society, American Gastroenterological Association, American College of Gastroenterology and American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.
Dr. Nirav N. Patel has been with the practice since 2006.  After completing his undergraduate studies at Boston University, he did graduate studies at  Boston University School of Medicine.  He earned his medical degree from St. George's School of Medicine.  His internal medicine residency and gastroenterology fellowship were done at New Jersey Medical School, where he also served as Chief Resident in Internal Medicine.  He is a member of American Gastroenterological Association, American College of Gastroenterology and American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.