Waccamaw Gastroenterology

Experts in diagnosing and treating disorders and diseases related to the digestive system, Waccamaw Gastroenterology’s board-certified gastroenterologists draw from their backgrounds and experience to provide each patient with an individualized, coordinated plan of ongoing care for the best quality of life.

Three convenient office locations and two state-of-the-art endoscopy centers round out the high-level commitment this group makes to their community and beyond, while they also take special care to ensure patient comfort at every step.

Services include:

  • Colonoscopy – a lower gastrointestinal endoscopy test to examine the lower intestine or bowel using a high-definition colonoscope
  • EGD – an upper gastrointestinal endoscopy test to examine the lining of the esophagus, stomach and first part of the small intestine using a state-of-the-art gastroscope
  • Small bowel capsule endoscopy – a test that views inside the small intestine using a wireless video camera small enough to swallow
  • Hepatitis C treatment

Key areas of interest and expertise:

  • Gastrointestinal bleeding
  • Gastroesophageal reflux
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Liver disease
  • Celiac disease
  • Inflammatory bowel diseases – Crohn’s, ulcerative colitis
  • Pancreatitis

Appointments:

For the Murrells Inlet office or Highway 544 office, call 843-652-8290.

For the Georgetown office, call 843-527-3428.

Referrals from your primary care physician, OB/GYN or other healthcare provider are welcome, but not necessary.

Office Hours

Murrells Inlet location: Monday–Friday, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Georgetown location: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Highway 544 (Socastee/Surfside Beach Communities) location: Wednesday, 1 p.m.-5 p.m.

Office Locations

Waccamaw Gastroenterology – Murrells Inlet

Waccamaw Medical Park–West ▪ 4040 Highway 17 Bypass, Suite302 ▪ Murrells Inlet, SC 29576

(Tel)843-652-8290   (Fax) 843-652-8299

Waccamaw Gastroenterology – Highway 544 (Socastee/Surfside Beach communities)

4301Dick Pond Road ▪ Myrtle Beach, SC 29588
(Tel) 843-652-8290   (Fax) 843-652-8299

Waccamaw Gastroenterology – Georgetown

1011North Fraser Street ▪ Georgetown, SC 29440
(Tel) 843-527-3428   (Fax) 843-436-0223


Treating patients 18 years of age and older.

Waccamaw Gastroenterology accepts most large healthcare plans, including Medicare and Medicaid.


Through grant assistance, Dr. Ballou, Dr. Orchard, Dr. Orr, Dr. Poland and Dr. Raynor work with local clinics to provide screening colonoscopies.

Waccamaw Gastroenterology

Georgetown Physician Services

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Georgetown Physician Services

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Waccamaw Gastroenterology - Highway 544 (Socastee/Surfside Beach)

Georgetown Physician Services

call 843-652-8290 for more information

Georgetown Physician Services

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Waccamaw Gastroenterology - Georgetown

Georgetown Physician Services

call 843-527-3428 for more information

Georgetown Physician Services

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