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Prisma Health Children's Hospital–Midlands

7 Richland Medical Park Dr.
Columbia, SC 29203

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Treating a wide range of hormonal disorders

Our board-certified pediatric endocrinologists at Prisma Health Children's Hospital–Midlands evaluate and treat children and young adults with a wide range of hormonal disorders in Columbia, Lexington and across the Midlands region of South Carolina.

With specializations including diabetic care, our Palmetto Health-USC Pediatric Endocrinology physicians and nurse practitioners work in conjunction with our American Diabetes Association-certified experts at Prisma Health Richland Hospital. We are also involved in clinical research involving a variety of hormonal disturbances.

Conditions treated

  • Adrenal gland disorders
  • Calcium disturbances (hypocalcemia, hypercalcemia, osteoporosis)
  • Diabetes mellitus
  • Insulin-dependent (type I diabetes)
  • Non-insulin dependent (type II diabetes)
  • Disorders of timing of puberty (delayed or precocious)
  • Growth disorders
  • Thyroid conditions (congenital or acquired; over active/under active)
  • Other glucose regulatory problems (hypoglycemia, impaired glucose tolerance, hyperinsulinism)

Diabetes support group

  • Out of an abundance of caution for the well-being of patients and team members due to concerns surrounding COVID-19, we are canceling The Power of One meetings through June 2020. Thank you for your understanding and support.

​The Power of One is an informal support group for people affected by Type 1 diabetes, sponsored by the the Palmetto Chapter of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF). Meetings are held every second Tuesday of the month,  6–7:30 p.m. at 9 Richland Medical Park Dr. in ColumbiaFind an upcoming meeting »

Care team

Whitney W. Brown, MD


Lisa M. Knight, MD

Bhavana Narala, MD

Laura L. Szadek, DNP

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