Choosing the right doctor for you and your family may be one of the most important decisions you make. That’s why it’s best to invest time to finding doctors that best meet your healthcare needs, especially if you have a condition that requires the attention of several physicians.
Like many residential communities in the southern Beaufort County, the medical community continues to grow with an influx of doctors, nurse practitioners and other providers. Residents new to the area look for doctors to whom they can transfer their care. You may need to choose a new doctor if your current one stops participating in your health insurance plan or no longer satisfies your particular needs. “Whatever the case, it’s wise to explore your options. You may get a referral from a friend, family member or even another doctor,” said Dr. Robert Bernasek, chief medical officer for Hilton Head Regional Healthcare. “It’s important to have a primary doctor who can oversee your overall health, and he or she may be able to guide you to the right specialists for advanced care of your specific condition.”
Hilton Head Regional Healthare provides free physician referrals. By calling (800) 984-9810, you can learn the following about a provider:
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