About the CARES Medical Clinic

Health screening at the St Stephen clinic

Mission Statement

The CARES Medical Clinic is committed to providing quality health care at no cost to the underserved populations of South Carolina while educating future health care professionals through our service to these patients.

We aim to:

  • Offer primary care, preventive services, and referral options at no charge to uninsured adults through our clinic in Mount Pleasant, SC.
  • Expose students early in their training to the nuances of providing patient care to a population with diverse and ever-changing health care needs.
  • Foster interprofessional cooperation of students, health care professionals, and members of the community in addressing health care disparities.
  • Understand community health care needs through service to the underserved.

Services Provided

  • Primary Care
  • Patient Education
  • Women's Health
  • Immunizations
  • Referrals
  • Specialty Nights

Meet our Directors

Dr. Anita Ramsetty

Ramsetty Anita 

Dr. Ramsetty is our medical co-director of community outreach events including the Pediatric Prevention Clinic and St. Stephen Clinic.

Dr. Cristin Swords Adams

Adams Cristin 

Dr. Adams is our medical co-director of the main CARES clinic site at 1145 Six Mile Road, Mount Pleasant.