Surgical Services

The Surgical Services department at HRMC is where skill and technology unite. You can be assured that your surgical experience at this facility will be delivered by knowledgeable professionals in a safe environment using the finest technology available. Our surgery center has been designed for privacy, confidentiality, and comfort. As the only facility in Hampton County licensed to perform outpatient or inpatient surgery, HRMC has invested extensively in a state of the art surgery center. The surgical suites are fully equipped with technology from the finest manufactures in the industry; Stryker, Datascope, Alcon, Ethicon, Olympus, Synthes and Steris.

The veteran surgery team is highly trained and has extensive experience in surgery and other areas including critical care, emergency medicine, inpatient care, and home health. Preoperative and postoperative care is an important part of the surgical experience and is individualized for each patient; the patient and family will receive detailed instructions, and your nurse will take you through each step of the process, providing answers to your questions and concerns.

General Surgery & GI

Philip Crace, General Surgeon, Hampton Regional Medical Center, MUSC Health

Phillip Parker Crace, M.D.

  • Degree: M.D.
  • School:
    • Georgetown College, KY -B.S. in Biology
    • Barry University, Miami, FL -M.S. in Biomedical Sciences
    • University of Kentucky College of Medicine, KY
  • Residency: Good Samaritan Hospital, Cincinnati, OH General Surgery Resident
  • Board Certification: American Board of Surgery

Throughout his career, Dr. Crace has received numerous prestigious awards, to include: America’s Top Doctors, 2013-16; America’s Top Surgeons, 2013-16; Research Resident of the Year in 2004-05 from Good Samaritan Hospital’s Department of Surgery; Georgetown College’s Academic Deans List between 1993-97; and the National Deans List between 1994-97. In addition to his many academic honors, Dr. Crace was a member of the All Mid-South Conference football team in 1995-96 while at Georgetown College. Dr. Crace enjoys quality time with his wife and children, as well as spending time outdoors.

MUSC Orthopaedics

Nate Wigner, Orthopedic Surgeon, Hampton Regional Medical Center, MUSC Health

Nathan Wigner, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Degree: M.D., Ph.D.
  • School:
    • North Carolina State University B.S., Biological Sciences
    • North Carolina State University B.A., Chemistry
    • Boston University, School of Medicine M.D., PhD, Biochemistry
  • Residency: University of Pennsylvania Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Board Certification:
    • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
    • Orthopaedic Trauma Association

MUSC Urology

Joe Turner, NP, ANP, Urology, Hampton Regional Medical Center, MUSC Health

Joe P. Turner, RN, ANP

  • Degree: NP
  • School: Medical University of South Carolina
    College of Nursing
    Specialties: Men’s Health

Location & Hours

Coastal Plains Physician Associates