Dr. Darniya Powe Belton is a board certified pediatrician and a Fellow in The American Academy of Pediatrics. She has been on the active medical staff of MUSC Health’s Lancaster hospital since 2009. She is a native of Lancaster’s neighboring town of Heath Springs, SC. She completed her undergraduate degree at Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, NC, and received her medical degree from the Medical University of South Carolina. Following medical school, she completed her residency at Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston.
Dr. Belton is dedicated to compassionate primary and preventive care for children. She understands that children have a lot to deal with as they are growing up and she is honored that families choose her to be a part of their lives.
Dr. Belton and her husband, Marcus, are the proud parents of four very active children including one set of twins. Their ages are 13 (daughter), 9 (daughter), 7 (son) and 7 (daughter).
When Dr. Belton is not taking care of her patients who are some of her favorite people ever, she enjoys being a wife and mom, spending time with family & friends, traveling and being a Dance Mom of three competitive dancers. Dr. Belton is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.