Palmetto General Hospital recognizes Dr. Benjamin Phelps as the resident of the second quarter.


    Dr. Phelps was nominated by his peers, students and faculty who describe him as compassionate and knowledgeable.


    “Dr. Phelps has gone above and beyond the call of duty to assist in patient care and use every encounter as a learning opportunity,” said Dr. Manuel Brito, Vice President and Director of Graduate Medical Education at Palmetto General Hospital. “He is a leader with the utmost potential.”


    Dr. Phelps receives this honor amongst the 90 residents that are participating in the program.


    About Palmetto General Hospital

    Palmetto General Hospital is a 360-bed acute care hospital that offers a range of services, including adult and pediatric emergency rooms, maternity care, mental health care, wound care, hyperbaric services, a Cancer Center, a Sleep Disorders Center, a cardiac program, a Bariatric Center and a Breast Imaging Center.