Pleasant Family Denistry
Dr. Robert Carimi comes to Pleasant Family Dentistry as their new dentist. He started on June 17th, along with the expansion of business hours, which include evenings, Fridays and Saturdays. Dr. Carimi is originally from Memphis, Tenn. He earned his dental degree from the University of Tennessee College of Dentistry, after earning his bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from Mississippi State University.
Prior to entering private practice, he completed a General Practice Residency at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Memphis, Tenn. Dr. Carimi has been recognized by the American College of Prosthodontists for excellence in prosthodontics. His professional memberships include the American Dental Association, South Carolina Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and the American Academy of Implant Dentistry.
Barbara Bouknight comes to Pleasant Family Dentistry as its newest dental assistant. She will assist Dr. Rob Carimi with patients. Bouknight graduated from the dental assisting training school here in Mount Pleasant.
Pleasant Family Dentistry has also hired Cody Smith as its phone coordinator. She is a Charleston native and graduated from James Island Charter High School in 2008. Currently, she is working on her degree in Medical Management at Miller-Motte College.
Nason Medical Center
Veteran emergency physician Jeffrey C. Gersbach is the newest addition to the medical staff at Nason Medical Center, it was announced by Barron Nason, MD, medical director and co-founder of the emergency and urgent care system with five Charleston-area locations.
Doctor Gersbach brings more than 25 years of board-certified expertise in emergency medicine. He earned a B.S. in Biology from the University of Richmond (VA), a graduate degree with honors from the University of Edinburgh in Scotland and his doctorate from The Medical College of Virginia. Dr. Gersbach then performed Internship, Residency in General Surgery and Fellowships at Boston University Hospital and Good Samaritan Hospital in Cincinnati. He has practiced Emergency Medicine in South Carolina and Virginia since 1992.
Nason Medical Center is an emergency and urgent care service with five locations in the Lowcountry. The purpose-built facilities have state-of-science trauma equipment to handle any emergency. Onsite diagnostic and imaging services include CT Scans, X-Rays, Ultrasound, Echocardiography and Vascular Studies. Lab services include Cholesterol, Blood Chemistry, Urinalysis, Hematology, Pregnancy, and Flu Screening. All locations are open daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. No appointment is needed, so walk-ins are welcome. For more information about Nason Medical Center, phone 843-300-3500 or visit www.nasonmedical.com.