Roper St. Francis Healthcare, Experience Matters

When it comes to entrusting someone with your health, experience matters. For over 150 years the people of the Lowcountry have trusted Roper St. Francis Healthcare.

Roper St. Francis is the Lowcountry’s preferred healthcare provider with more families choosing us than anyone else. Our expert medical staff of more than 900 doctors represents every medical specialty and with services in seven counties we are sure to have a location close-by for you.

  • Meet Dr. Scott Ross, Cardiothoracic Surgeon
    Dr. Ross is a board certified cardiothoracic surgeon and leader in minimally invasive surgical options. Translation: He’s an expert surgeon who can repair your heart using methods that leave you with less scars. People travel from across the southeast to be seen by Dr. Ross and our valve team due to their depth of specialty … Continue reading
  • Sam’s Path to Recovery
    During Sam’s annual checkup, his primary care doctor discovered that he had a heart murmur. “No, I don’t think so,” Sam told his doctor. He felt fine. Later confirmed by an echocardiogram, Sam was diagnosed with mitral valve prolapse. It wasn’t long before he had his first symptoms while on a hike with his wife, … Continue reading
  • 10 Warning Signs of Early Alzheimer’s Disease
    We all have memory slips and occasionally misplace our keys, and that tends to happen more often as we get older. This can make it difficult to distinguish between normal age-related changes in memory and cognition and the first signs of Alzheimer’s disease, which often appear while people are still able to drive, work, handle … Continue reading
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Prostate Cancer Treatment with Active Surveillance

If prostate cancer is diagnosed, Dr. Bill Carter explains how active surveillance may help men avoid surgery or radiation.

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7 secrets to Sun Safety

Warmer weather and lots of sunshine often means spending more time outdoors. But while that additional sun may feel good, it can be dangerous to your skin and raise your risk of skin cancer.

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Classes and Events

Classes & Events

Roper St. Francis offers many educational classes, programs, and special events such as health fairs to promote health and wellness to our patients and throughout the community. 

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A 240 lb Win for Former Linebacker

Jamal’s life was at risk. Severely diabetic, and unable to lose weight through traditional methods, this former college linebacker had to make a life-changing decision.

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