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Providence Heart in

Downtown Columbia

Conveniently located on the Providence Health Hospital Campus

  • Accepting new patients! To make an appointment, call (803) 409-7170 or Toll Free (855) 704-3280.

Hours

Monday through Thursday
8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM to 12:30 PM

Location

1655 Bernardin Avenue, PMOB 3
Suite 220 and 110, 
Columbia, SC 29204
Phone: (803) 409-7170 or Toll Free (855) 704-3280
Fax: (803) 409-7175

Cardiovascular Specialists in Downtown Columbia

G. Conrad Bauknight, MD, FACC, FHRS

Cardiologist

Cardiologist Dr. G. Conrad BauknightDr. Conrad Bauknight graduated from the University of South Carolina School of Medicine in 1986 and completed an internship and residency in internal medicine at the Medical College of Virginia. He also completed a fellowship in Cardiology and Electrophysiology at the University of Iowa. Board certified in internal medicine, cardiology, and electrophysiology, he is a Certified Cardiac Device Specialist by the International Board of Heart Rhythm Examiners. His expertise includes the diagnosis and management of heart rhythm abnormalities, the implantation and management of cardiac devices, and the management of complex medications used to treat cardiac conditions. Reinvigorated through faith, Dr. Bauknight enjoys spending time with his wife and five children. They enjoy Carolina football and baseball, and are longstanding USC basketball fanatics.

Daniel Pinckney Bouknight, MD, FACC

Interventional Cardiologist

Dr. Daniel BouknightDr. Daniel Bouknight received his medical degree from the University of South Carolina School of Medicine here in Columbia, SC, after receiving a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Furman University in Greenville, SC.  He was the Chief Resident in internal medicine at University of South Carolina School of Medicine where he also completed his internship in the same field. He completed a fellowship in cardiology and a fellowship in interventional cardiology at University of Texas Health Sciences Center. Dr. Bouknight is board certified in interventional cardiology, cardiovascular disease, and internal medicine. His professional affiliations include the Medical Journal Club of South Carolina, American Medical Association, American Heart Association, American College of Cardiology, American Society of Echocardiography, and the Columbia Medical Society. From 2003 to 2005 he served as the Chief of Cardiology at Providence Hospital, where he has also served as Chief of Staff. 

Brandon E. Brown, MD, FACC

Interventional Cardiologist

Dr. Brandon Brown Cardiologist at Providence HeartDr. Brandon E. Brown received his MD from the University of South Carolina School of Medicine in Columbia, South Carolina, and completed a residency in internal medicine at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. He completed a fellowship in interventional cardiology at the University of Virginia Health System in Charlottesville and a fellowship in cardiovascular medicine at the University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center’s Gill Heart Institute. Dr. Brown was an assistant professor of cardiovascular medicine at University of South Carolina School of Medicine, and he also served as director of the cardiac catheterization laboratory and chief of invasive and interventional cardiology at WJB Dorn Veterans Medical Center in Columbia, SC. His specialties include echocardiography, myocardial perfusion imaging, cardiac catheterization, pacemaker insertion, ventricular endomyocardial biopsy, pericardiocentesis, septal ablation, coronary intervention, and peripheral angiography. Dr. Brandon Brown is board-certified in Interventional Cardiology and Cardiovascular Disease.

Dr. Brown is part of our WATCHMAN Implant team. Click here for more information. 

Christopher J. Huffman, MD, FACC

Interventional Cardiologist

Dr. Christopher Huffman Providence Heart CardiologistDr. Christopher J. Huffman received his medical degree from the University of South Carolina School of Medicine here in Columbia, SC, after receiving a Bachelor of Arts in Mathematics and Philosophy from Yale University. After completing a residency and internship in internal medicine at The Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, NY, he completed a fellowship in cardiovascular disease at Georgetown University/Medstar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, DC. He then returned to New York City to complete a fellowship in interventional cardiology at New York University Langone Medical Center. Dr. Huffman has co-authored over a dozen research publications and presentations and is certified in interventional cardiology, cardiovascular disease, vascular interpretation, nuclear cardiology, echocardiography, and internal medicine.

L. Garrison Morgan, MD

Interventional Cardiologist

Dr. Garrison Morgan Providence Heart CardiologistDr. Garrison Morgan received his medical degree from the University of South Carolina School of Medicine here in Columbia.  He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at Palmetto Health Richland/Univ of South Carolina before continuing his training at the Medical College of Georgia, where he completed his fellowship in cardiovascular diseases. He went on to finish a sub-specialty fellowship in Interventional and Structural Cardiology at Mount Sinai Medical Center of Florida/Columbia University where he completed comprehensive training in the treatment of complex coronary artery disease as well as newly emerging therapies in percutaneous structural/valvular heart disease. He is currently board-certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular disease, and has professional affiliations with the American Medical Association, South Carolina Medical Association, Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, and the American College of Cardiology. Dr. Morgan has given multiple lectures and presentations at local and national medical conferences and has published numerous papers on various cardiovascular topics in his areas of interest.

J. William (Bill) Phillips, III, MD, FACC

Dr. Bill Phillips Providence Heart CardiologistInterventional Cardiologist

Dr. J. William (Bill) Phillips received his medical degree from the University of South Carolina School of Medicine here in Columbia, SC, after receiving a Bachelor of Science in Biology from The Citadel in Charleston.  He completed a residency and internship in internal medicine at University of Virginia Health Sciences Center, where he completed fellowships in both cardiology (as the Chief Cardiology Fellow) and interventional cardiology. Dr. Phillips is board certified in interventional cardiology, cardiovascular disease, and internal medicine, and he also performs Transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR). His professional affiliations include the American College of Cardiology, American Medical Association, Columbia Medical Society, ACP/ASIM. He has authored dozens of abstracts, manuscripts and presentations, and serves on the USC School of Medicine Alumni Board. 

Dr. Rodney Rhinehart Providence Heart CardiologistRodney G. Rhinehart, MD, FACC

Interventional Cardiologist

Dr. Rodney Rhinehart received his medical degree from the University of South Carolina School of Medicine here in Columbia, SC.  He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at University of South Carolina School of Medicine in which he served as Chief Resident. He also completed his general cardiology fellowship at University of South Carolina School of Medicine where he was the Chief Cardiology fellow. Dr. Rhinehart completed a fellowship in interventional cardiology from Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, TN. Board certified in interventional cardiology, cardiovascular disease, and internal medicine, Dr. Rhinehart’s professional affiliations include the Medical Journal Club of South Carolina, American Medical Association, American Heart Association, American College of Cardiology, American Society of Echocardiography, and the Columbia Medical Society.

Anna Evans Nurse Practitioner at Providence HeartAnna Evans, FNP-C

Nurse Practitioner

Anna Evans has a Bachelor of Science in nursing with honors from Chamberlain College of Nursing and a Master of Science in nursing from South University. She is a registered nurse and a board certified family nurse practitioner. She is also an invited member of Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honors Society.

Angela J. Grant, FNP-BC

Angela Grant NP at Providence HeartNurse Practitioner

Angela Grant received both her BS and MS in Nursing from Walden University in Minneapolis, MN. She also received an Associate’s Degree in nursing from Aultman School of Nursing in Canton, OH. She is a certified Nurse Practitioner by the Academy of Nurse Practitioners.

Laura C. Hawsey, ACNP

Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

Laura C Hawsey Acute Care Nurse PractitionerLaura Hawsey received her master’s and her bachelor’s degrees in nursing from the University of South Carolina in Columbia.  Board Certified as an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, she is professionally affiliated with the American Association of Critical Care Nurses and Capitol Nurse Practitioner Group. She currently precepts Nurse Practitioner students and has been an Advanced Cardiac Life Support instructor. She has also assisted with Advance Trauma Life Support.  Laura, who was a trauma critical care nurse for 17 years prior to getting her NP degree, has been a nurse practitioner with Dr. Rhinehart for 10 years. She currently lives in Irmo with her husband and two sons.

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