Beaufort Memorial has added another physician to its May River Primary Care practice.
Dr. Brad Kelly, an experienced board-certified family medicine specialist, will join Dr. Nikki Keisler in the practice and begin seeing patients in October. A member of the Beaufort Memorial medical staff since 2016, Dr. Kelly has been practicing at the hospital’s Harrison Peeples Health Care Center in Hampton County for the past four years.
A graduate of the University of Pikeville – Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine, Dr. Kelly completed his residency in family medicine at St. Elizabeth Healthcare, a 500-bed hospital in Edgewood, Ky. While serving as a house physician, he led the code blue team for the hospital.
The Kentucky native holds a Bachelor of Science degree in biology from the University of Kentucky and worked as a nursing care technician at the university’s Chandler Medical Center in Lexington while pursuing his undergraduate studies.
Among Dr. Kelly’s professional interests are the treatment of diabetes, hypertension and congestive heart failure, as well as health care maintenance and wellness.
May River Primary Care is located at 1 Burnt Church Road in Bluffton and provides a full range of general adult outpatient medical care with an emphasis on wellness and chronic disease management and prevention. For more information or to make an appointment with Dr. Kelly, call 843-706-2287.