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  • Stephanie Jo Beck now has her active lifestyle back thanks to the anterior lumbar interbody fusion (ALIF) procedure performed by William L. Mills, M.D.
    After injuring her back in 2009, Beck found that daily activities became difficult, her motion was restricted, and she experienced constant pain and numbness in her legs. She chose to have the ALIF procedure performed in April of 2014 by Dr. Mills. 
    Dr. Mills says that the advantages of the minimally invasive procedure...
  • J. Stewart Haskin, Jr., M.D., hand and wrist surgeon at Coastal Orthopedics, has retired from practice after providing orthopedic care to residents of Conway and the surrounding communities for more than three decades.

    Dr. Haskin joined Coastal Orthopedics in 1984 and has been dedicated to diagnosing and treating area patients’ bone, joint, and muscle injuries and conditions for the past 32 years.

    “It has been an honor to treat patients from Conway and the surrounding areas for the past 32 years. I truly value the...

  • Peter Ramsey, M.D., fellowship-trained adult reconstruction surgeon, has taken on the role of practice president at Coastal Orthopedics in Conway, South Carolina.

    Coastal Orthopedics are experts in orthopedic practice and has been run under the guidance of an executive board since its founding in 1983. Dr. Ramsey is succeeding Dr. Ross Taylor as practice president, who retired from orthopedic practice in August.

    “I am proud to be serving my community and colleagues as practice president,” says Dr. Ramsey. “It is our...

  • Jaime Chapman, IT professional at Coastal Orthopedics in Conway, S.C., and a team from Horry-Georgetown Technical College recently competed in the 20th Annual Association of Information Technology Professionals conference in Omaha, Nebraska. 

    Horry-Georgetown Technical College personally selected Chapman to join their team of gifted students and professionals in competing at the 2015 AITP National Collegiate Conference and Career Fair, and the team was proud to bring home several honors from the four-day event. At this year...

  • Coastal Orthopedics has promoted vetted registered nurse Jennifer Faulkner to a new role as the practice’s clinical services manager.

    As clinical services manager, Faulkner will manage and oversee the daily operations of all clinical departments, manage the schedules of all clinical personnel, ensure efficiency of clinical staff, evaluate nurses, medical assistants and casting, X-ray and MRI technicians and implement all doctor-approved clinical protocols with regard to patient care and triage standards, among many other duties and responsibilities.

    “Jennifer has...

  • Dr. J. Stewart Haskin, Jr., stepped down as practice president of Coastal Orthopedics on April 1, 2015. Dr. Haskin, who held the position for 30 years, was succeeded by Dr. Ross Taylor, foot and ankle specialist and practice partner since 2000. Additionally, Dr. Peter Ramsey, hip, knee, and joint replacement specialist, became the practice’s vice president/secretary.  

    “After 30 years...

  • At Coastal Orthopedics, we recently added two new staff members to our expert team. A warm welcome to our new practice liaison, Kylie Jenkins, and to our new business office manager, Linda Warburton. 

    Kylie, a recent graduate of Coastal Carolina University, will work with local primary care offices, urgent care offices, and high schools on behalf of the practice, and Linda, who joins us with more than 25 years of experience in healthcare business management, will direct and coordinate the overall functions of our business office to improve patient, doctor, and customer...

  • Eliminating the need for an overnight hospital stay, patients undergoing anterior hip replacement surgery with Dr. Peter Ramsey at Coastal Orthopedics are able to return to their daily activities and active lifestyles more quickly than ever with less rehabilitation and less pain.

    As a national expert in anterior hip replacement and the only surgeon in the region who has performed nearly 1,000...

  • Erkan Alci, M.D., is the newest orthopedic surgeon to join the expert team of doctors at Coastal Orthopedics, located at 2376 Cypress Circle, Suite 300, in Conway. Patients in need of experienced spine care are encouraged to call (843) 347-7222 to schedule an appointment.

    As a fellowship-trained spine surgeon, Dr. Alci’s expertise includes the diagnosis and treatment of spinal injuries and conditions. He is trained and experienced in performing a variety of nonsurgical and surgical...

  • William L. Mills, M.D., spine surgeon at Coastal Orthopedics, has contributed to the LDR VerteBRIDGE plating technology's latest milestone: 50,000 implantations. He was recently quoted in a news release announcing the milestone.

    Click here to learn about LDR's innovative technology and read the full news release.