Carolina Health Specialists is committed to the patients of Horry, Georgetown, and Brunswick counties with facility locations throughout the Grand Strand area. All physicians are Board Certified/Board Eligible in their specialty. By providing a team approach to patient care, the physicians of Carolina Health Specialists are able to focus their time and abilities on the particular needs of each patient.
Dr. Conaway was born in Charlotte, North Carolina and spent most of his early life in Virginia and Texas. He completed his undergraduate degree at Rice University in Houston, Texas in 1972, and received his medical degree from the Baylor College of Medicine in 1975. He finished an internal medicine internship and residency at the University of Oregon Health Science Center in 1976, and then served five years as an internal medicine physician and flight surgeon in the United States Air Force in California, Greece, and New Jersey. He completed a rheumatology fellowship at Temple University of Medicine in Philadelphia in 1985 and then stayed with the faculty there until 1997, rising to the rank of Associate Professor of Medicine. He is board certified in internal medicine and rheumatology. Dr. Conaway remains active nationally in teaching, both small groups and in larger continuing education activities, for the American College of Physicians.