Manning, SC – September 27, 2018 – McLeod Health welcomes Bryan L. Christensen, MD to the medical staff. Dr. Christensen provides a full range of orthopaedic services and care at McLeod Health Clarendon. He is Board Certified in orthopaedic surgery and a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
Dr. Christensen attended Furman University in Greenville, SC where he received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology and was an ROTC scholar. He received his medical degree from the Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences in Bethesda, MD where he trained at Walter Reed Army Medical Center as well as Bethesda Naval Medical Center. He completed his residency in orthopaedic surgery at a joint program between Texas Tech University and William Beaumont Army Medical Center in El Paso, TX. He also trained at the St. Joseph Children's Hospital in Phoenix, AZ and Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, IL.
Dr. Christensen served as a United States Army orthopaedic surgeon for 11 years which included deployments to Afghanistan and Kuwait, and served as the Chief Orthopaedic Surgery at General Lenoard Wood Army Community Hospital. After two years, he then transferred to Moncrief Army Community Hospital in Columbia, SC where he served as Chief of Orthopaedic Surgery as well Chief of Surgery for 8 years. He received several Meritoroiuos Service Medals as well as the Army Commendation Medal with three oak leaf clusters during his distinguished military career.
Dr. Christensen welcomes new patients by appointment, and same day consultations are available. For more information, visit www.mcleodhealth.org or call (803) 433-3065 for an appointment. McLeod Orthopaedics Clarendon is located at 50 East Hospital Street, Manning, S.C.
McLeod Health currently operates seven hospitals, including McLeod Regional Medical Center in Florence, McLeod Health Cheraw, McLeod Health Clarendon, McLeod Darlington, McLeod Dillon, McLeod Loris and McLeod Seacoast (North Myrtle Beach). Additionally, construction of an outpatient medical complex is underway in Carolina Forest as an expansion of McLeod Seacoast. McLeod also operates Urgent Care Centers in Florence and Darlington, along with approximately 90 medical practices throughout the 15 county region McLeod Health services from the midlands to the coast.