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Palmetto Health Ophthalmology Associates

4 Medical Park Rd., Suite 100
Columbia, SC 29203
803-434-6836 phone
803-434-1581 fax
Bethany Markowitz, MD
Wilson McWilliams, MD
Nicole Psaltis, OD

100 Palmetto Health Pkwy., Suite 350
Columbia, SC 29212
803-545-545-5500 phone
803-545-5513 fax
Charles Walvoord, MD

Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. 

Our Providers
 
Wilson McWilliams, MD, is an experienced and highly respected pediatric ophthalmologist. He completed his undergraduate degree at Princeton University and the University of South Carolina. After attending medical school at the Medical University of South Carolina, he completed his internship at Baylor Hospital System in Houston, Texas, and his residency training at the University of Virginia Hospital, Charlottesville, Va. He is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology.

Dr. McWilliams specializes in many childhood eye problems, including: strabismus (eye misalignment), amblyopia (lazy eye), esotropia (squinting), and poor vision.

Bethany Markowitz, MD

Nicole Psaltis, OD

Charles Walvoord, MD

Appointments
To make an appointment, please call 803-434-6836. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your appointment time to complete paperwork. You will need to bring your insurance card, picture identification (such as a driver's license) and any medications you are currently taking. Please provide 24 hours notice if cancelling an appointment.

The following forms may be printed and completed prior to your arrival. Please bring a copy to your visit.

Prescriptions and Refills
Please allow 48 hours to refill prescription requests. You may contact our office if you need additional information about prescriptions.

Fees and Insurance
We accept most insurance plans. If you have a question about our fees or your bill, please call our Physician Practice Billing department at 803-296-7306 and we will assist you. Payment is due when services are rendered. For your convenience we accept cash, checks and credit cards. It is your responsibility to fully understand your coverage benefits and to verify that we are listed as approved providers prior to scheduling an appointment with us.

Directions to 4 Medical Park, Suite 100, Columbia, SC 29203
From Spartanburg
Follow I-26 south into Columbia. I-26 becomes I-126. Take the Elmwood Ave. exit. Follow Elmwood to the intersection with Bull St. Turn left on Bull St. Follow Bull St. to the intersection with Harden St. Extension. Turn right on Harden St. Extension and go approximately 0.2 miles. Turn left at the first traffic light on Medical Park Rd. 4 Medical Park is on the left.

From Charleston
Follow I-26 north and take Exit 108 for I-126 into Columbia. Take the Elmwood Ave. exit. Follow Elmwood to the intersection with Bull St. Turn left on Bull St. Follow Bull St. to the intersection with Harden St. Extension. Turn right on Harden St. Extension and go approximately 0.2 miles. Turn left at the first traffic light on Medical Park Rd. 4 Medical Park is on the left.

From Charlotte
Follow I-77 south into Columbia. Take exit for 277/Columbia. Take Exit 16 for Sunset Dr., Beltline Blvd. Turn left on Sunset Dr. Turn right at the first light on Medical Park Rd. 4 Medical Park is on the right.

From Florence
Follow I-20 west into Columbia and take Exit 73-A for 277/Columbia. Take Exit 16 for Sunset Dr., Beltline Blvd. Turn left on Sunset Dr. Turn right at the first light on Medical Park Rd. 4 Medical Park is on the right.

From Atlanta
Follow I-20 east into Columbia. Take I-26 exit and merge left onto I-126. Take the Elmwood Ave. exit. Follow Elmwood to the intersection with Bull St. Turn left on Bull St. Follow Bull St. to the intersection with Harden St. Extension. Turn right on Harden St. Extension and go approximately 0.2 miles. Turn left at the first traffic light on Medical Park Rd. 4 Medical Park is on the left.

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