Dr. Douglas Conaway, MD

Dr. Douglas Conaway, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
Dr. Douglas Conaway, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Myrtle Beach, SC and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 1975 and specializes in rheumatology.Read his story

945 82nd Pkwy

Myrtle Beach, SC 29572

Contact Information

(843) 497-5929

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net
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Dr. Conaway's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Conaway "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."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Conaway "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."

1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

67  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

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  • Rice University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1972
  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
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    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • University of Oregon
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Temple University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985
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    Other Education | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Douglas Conaway, MD
I'm very happy with my care. Dr. Conaway is very thorough when going over my test results. He's caring and professional. I'm able to explain and go over all of my concerns with him because he is a good listener and responds to all of my concerns. Happy to have him as my physician.
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Anna Marie Arnesen in Murrells Inlet, SC – Jul 02, 2017
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Please FIND A DIFFERENT Dr. I had bloodwork that specified critical antibodies in Nov 2016. My Primary Care is also associated with Carolina Health Specialist as is Dr. Conaway. It took 4 months to get my Appoint in Feb 2017, Confirmed for no known reason they canceled my Appoint. Did not seem to...Read More
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Mary Kaye Haynes in Little River, SC – Apr 15, 2017
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