Dr. Colin Edgerton, MD

Dr. Colin Edgerton, MD

Rheumatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 42
(12)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Colin Edgerton, MD is a rheumatology doctor who practices in North Charleston, SC. He is 42 years old and has been practicing for 16 years.

2860 Tricom St

North Charleston, SC 29406

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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Limb Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Arthritis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Edgerton "As a Rheumatologist, I seek to alleviate the suffering caused by arthritis and autoimmune diseases. Using the most up to date medical techniques and procedures, I assist patients in relieving pain and maintaining function, putting control over their lives back in their hands."
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Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Trigger Finger

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Procedures

  • Arthrocentesis
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Soft Tissue Injections
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • X-Ray

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Georgetown Univ
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • Georgetown University
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Madigan Army Mc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Madigan Army Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Walter Reed
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Edgerton has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Edgerton's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Edgerton to family and friends
5.0
based on 12 total reviews (4 with comments)
Dr. Edgerton's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (4)
in Summerville, SC |
Dr. Edgerton is amazing, caring and encouraging. I have recommended him to a friend, and they also think he is the best! He is very knowledgeable and fully explains the care path he believes to be right for you. Thanks to his extensive knowledge, I have been able to minimize my meds and lower my pain. I am very satisfied with my care.
in Summerville, SC |
Dr Edgerton is a very attentive, consider, professional , caring physician, I was only with him for 3 years but feel like I was with my doctor of 25 years, his knowledge and skills, and people person, allowed me to trust him to care for my illness, he carefully reviews ,conservative with his treatments and will consider other approach as necessary.
in Port Royal South Carolina |
Dr. Edgerton is the most considerate doctor I've seen. He is very attentive and actually listens to you! He explains what is going on in terms that I understand. I would recommend him to anyone! He truly cares about us that need him. Also his assistant is very attentive and she also responds to questions fast and thoroughly when I've called or contacted her through the Patient Portal. They are a remarkable team!
in Goose Creek, SC |
he's great-really listens! very rare
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Edgerton accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    HealthKeepers Plus POS
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Open Access POS
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Healthcare of the Carolinas
    Coventry Health Care of the Carolinas, Inc. HMO
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Navigate HMO
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Edgerton has admitting privileges

East Cooper Medical Center
2000 Hospital Dr
Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
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Trident Health System - Summerville Medical Center
295 Midland Pkwy
Summerville, SC 29485
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Trident Medical Center
9330 Medical Plaza Dr
Charleston, SC 29406
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