Meet the Providers

Providence Associates in Internal Medicine

Trained in internal medicine, these providers offer expert diagnosis and treatment for a huge array of illnesses.

Charis P. Taylor, MD

INTERNAL MEDICINE PHYSICIANCharis P. Taylor, MD Internal Medicine Physician

Dr. Taylor received her degree from the University of South Carolina School of Medicine in Columbia. She completed her residency in internal medicine at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, NC. She is board certified in internal medicine and has a special interest in preventive medicine and health and wellness. She strives to empower patients by helping them understand the disease process and by using a holistic approach to care for physical, emotional and spiritual needs. She lives in Columbia with her husband and two daughters and is a member of Shandon Baptist Church where she teaches Sunday School in the youth group.

Ben Studnicka, MDBen Studnicka, MD Internal Medicine Doctor


Dr. Studnicka is a graduate of the University of South Carolina School of Medicine and completed his residency at Richland Memorial Hospital. Board certified in internal medicine, he has practiced with Associates in Internal Medicine since completing his residency in 1996.

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