Message from the CEO, MUSC Health

Profile Patrick Cawley, M.D.
Dr. Patrick Cawley
CEO, MUSC Health

Welcome to We have created this interactive website to serve the health information needs of you and your family. Here you will find the latest in disease and health information, interactive health tools, physician profiles, appointment scheduling, health podcasts and videos, and much more.

MUSC Health is proud to offer some of the best medical care in the country. In fact, MUSC Health has been recognized as the #1 hospital in South Carolina by U.S. News & World Report for close to a decade. This is only one of many prestigious awards and honors MUSC Health has received. We have highlighted many of them on our Awards & Recognition webpage.

Our commitment to providing you with the highest quality health care in South Carolina will continue in the coming years with planned expansions, affiliations, and collaborations throughout the state. We have welcomed 8 new hospital facilities to the MUSC Health family since 2019, making the focus of our care delivery a statewide effort. In addition, we have enhanced and added regional and national programs to our service offerings making MUSC a destination for many seeking quality health care. These types of expansions will continue over the next two decades and will result in a world-class facility for patient care, teaching, and research.

We hope the information and tools provided in this website continue to enhance your experience with MUSC Health. If you do not find the information you are looking for, please call us at 843-792-1414. Our customer service representatives are ready to assist you Monday through Friday, from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. or you can e-mail us.

We thank you for your support and consider it a genuine pleasure to serve you.

Yours in health,

Patrick J. Cawley, M.D., MHM, FACHE