Dr. 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.
Himadri Dasgupta, MD [Moving to this location February 1, 2019]
Dr. Himadri Dasgupta earned his medical degree at Nil Ratan Sircar Medical College, Calcutta, India, where he also served his rotating internship and a residency in internal medicine and cardiology. He served a residency in internal medicine at Government Medical College, Rohtak, India, and was named Intern of the Year, 1995, at Hahnemann University Hospital, Philadelphia, where he completed an internship and residency in internal medicine. He earned and fulfilled a fellowship in cardiovascular disease at Penn State Geinsinger Medical Center, Danville, PA. He has served as medical officer in the Department of Medicine/Cardiology/CCU at Hindu Rao Hospital, Delhi, India and the National Institute of Health and Family Welfare, New Delhi, India. He is certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease.
Christopher J. Huffman, MD, FACC
Dr. 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.
Himaxi M. Maisuria, MD, FACC [Moving to this location February 1, 2019]
Dr. Himaxi Maisuria served her internship at Colonial War Memorial Hospital, in Sura, Fiji. She completed her residency and fellowship in cardiology at University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Palmetto Richland Memorial Hospital in Columbia, SC. Dr. Maisuria is certified in Cardiovascular Disease.
L. Garrison Morgan, MD, FACC
Dr. 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. Huger Richardson, MD, FACC [Moving to this location February 1, 2019]
Dr. Richardson is a graduate of the Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, and served his internship and residency in internal medicine at Charity Hospital in New Orleans. He completed his fellowship in cardiology at the Ochsner Foundation in New Orleans. He is interested in all aspects of cardiac evaluation and therapy, along with prevention programs such as diet, exercise and good health habits. He has been the principle investigator for United Therapeutics' Phase III Claudication Trial, and is certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, and Interventional Cardiology.