About the CARES Medical Clinic

Health screening at the St Stephen clinic

Mission Statement

The CARES Medical Clinic is committed to providing quality healthcare at no cost to the underserved populations of South Carolina while educating future healthcare 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 healthcare needs.
  • Foster interprofessional cooperation of students, healthcare professionals, and members of the community in addressing healthcare disparities.
  • Understand community healthcare 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.

Katherine Tabor, MSN, FNP

Dr. Katherine Tabor is a family medicine physician with MUSC Health.

Katherine Tabor is the co-director of CARES Medical Clinic, a free clinic run by the students of the Medical University of South Carolina