Andrew Atz, MD
Interim Chair, Department of Pediatrics
The Pediatric Emergency Medicine Division has fourteen faculty members; seven of which are board certified in pediatric emergency medicine. We currently provide 24-hour care to 25,000 patients per year in our 12-bed Pediatric Emergency Department and with the construction of the Shawn Jenkins Children’s Hospital, which is set to open in the fall of 2019, the new ED will have 18 beds with expansive trauma/resuscitation rooms, a dedicated orthopedic room, and dedicated psychiatric safe rooms.
Pediatric and emergency medicine residents and medical students have clinical rotations in our emergency department. Our Pediatric Emergency Medicine fellowship training program is ACGME accredited.
MUSC Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Attn: Ingrid Schneider
135 Rutledge Avenue
PO Box 250566
Charleston, South Carolina 29425
The U.S. News & World Report rankings place the MUSC Children’s Hospital heart program among the top 20 in the country. Six MUSC Children’s Hospital divisions are honored in the rankings: