McLeod Health Teams Honored in Best Of Contests


The Morning News in Florence has announced the results of its annual Best of the Pee Dee contest. We are honored that their readers voted McLeod Health Best Hospital. Eight McLeod Physicians were also honored including Dr. Gary Emerson, Dr. Al Gilpin, Dr. Vinod Jona, Dr. Amy Murrell, Dr. Nicolette Naso, Dr. Michael Pavy, Dr. Timothy Spurling and Dr. Weave Whitehead. Additionally, we received: Best Place to Have a Baby, Best Hospice & Palliative Care Provider, Best Women’s Health Care Center, Best Telehealth Service, Best Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Specialists, Best Rehabilitation Center, Best Urgent Care, Best Pediatric Endocrinology Provider, Best Physical Therapist, Best Speech Therapist, Best Exercise Studio, Best Fitness Center and Best Health Club/Gym. Click here for the full list of McLeod honors.

The Sumter Item also announced the results of its annual Best of Clarendon contest. We are pleased to share that their readers voted McLeod Health Clarendon: Best Medical Center, Best Place to Work, Best Orthopedic Care and Best Place to Volunteer. Additionally, we received Best Family Practice – Eagerton Family Practice; Best Pediatric Doctor – Dr. Lisa Heichberger, McLeod Primary Care Clarendon; Best Cardiologist – McLeod Cardiology Associates Clarendon; Best in Home Care – McLeod Home Health Clarendon and Best Day Spa – The Spa at McLeod Health Clarendon. In the Best of Sumter contest, Dr. Ryan Garbalosa with McLeod Cardiology Associates was voted Best Cardiologist by readers of the Sumter Item.

Earlier this year, the Dillon Herald and Dillon County Shopper announced its Best of the Best winners. Readers of these publications honored McLeod Physicians Dr. Stephen Jones, Dr. Mamdouh Mijalli and Dr. Joseph Wangeh.

The Chesterfield County News and Shopper also recognized a staff member with McLeod Health Cheraw for being Best of Chesterfield County. Their readers voted Molly Rose as Best Nurse.