Message From Dr. Scott Reeves

The Department of Anesthesia's “can-do” mentality along with all that our beautiful city has to offer creates a wonderful environment in which to train, work and live.

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Living in Charleston

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About Charleston

Consistently voted as one of the top cities in the country to visit, Charleston offers a wide variety of extracurricular activities to suit everyone's interests. There is no shortage of historical festivals and cultural events in the Lowcountry. From the Food + Wine Festival and the Spoleto Festival to the Cooper River Bridge Run and the Credit One Charleston Open Tennis Tournament, there is never a dull moment in Charleston!

For those wishing to explore new scenery or have a long weekend away from home, popular driving destinations include Edisto Beach, SC, Kiawah Island, SC, Savannah, GA, Charlotte, NC, and Asheville, NC.

Best City in the US by Travel & Leisure for 10 years straight 

Best Restaurants- 4 of the 25 best fine dining restaurants in the US are in Charleston

Best Small City in America by Conde Nast Traveler for the 11th time 

Fast Facts About Charleston

  • According to the 2020 Census, the Charleston metro population is 452,741.
  • The average yearly high is 73F and the average yearly low is 59F.
  • US News and World Report ranked Academic Magnet High School the second best high school in America. 
  • Charleston is home to several sports teams, including the Charleston Battery (USL Championship soccer team), the Charleston RiverDogs (NY Yankees affiliate minor league baseball team), and the South Carolina Stingrays (Washington Capitals affiliate hockey team).

Helpful Sites for Charleston Visitors

Explore Charleston

The City of Charleston, SC

Charleston County, SC

Folly Beach