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University Family Medicine – Ellis Oak

Dr. Nicholas Shungu treats patients of all ages as a family medicine physician at Ellis Oak.

Welcome to University Family Medicine. At our Ellis Oak practice, patients will find specialized care in Family Medicine. Our providers deliver academic medicine excellence and are committed to advancing the health of our community by being part of their lives and providing the best care possible. Patients at Ellis Oak will also appreciate the convenience of on-site of laboratory and pharmacy services. 

New patients please call 843-792-7000
Pharmacy 843-792-3064

Office hours:
8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Thursday
7 a.m. to 3 p.m., Friday
9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Saturday

Laboratory services hours:
8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday
9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Saturday

Pharmacy hours:
9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday
9 a.m. to noon, Saturday

Now available: Walk-In Appointments for Established Patients

Ellis Oak is pleased to offer walk-in appointments Monday through Saturday for established patients. Patients can walk in to be scheduled with the first available provider, on a first come first served basis. Certain visits and conditions are not appropriate for walk-in appointments, including medications for pain, anxiety, or ADHD, procedures, prenatal care, or for new patients.

Walk-in hours: 
8:00 a.m. to 11 a.m. and 12:45 p.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday
7 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Friday
9 a.m. to 11 a.m., Saturday


Ellis Oak Primary Care

650 Ellis Oak Drive
Charleston, SC 29412
Scheduling: 843-792-3451

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