David R. Garr, M.D.

  • Professor
  • Executive Director, South Carolina Area Health Education Consortium
Degree M.D.
School Duke University School of Medicine
  • Highland Hospital, Rochester, NY
  • Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, Cancer Prevention Research
Board Certification
  • Family Medicine
  • Primary Care
  • Family Medicine
Accepts New Patients No


University Family Medicine - Ellis Oak
650 Ellis Oak Drive
Charleston, SC 29412
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David R. Garr, M.D.

Before entering academic family medicine, Dr. Garr worked for six years as the Medical Director of Family Practice Group, a National Health Service Corps practice in rural Tooele, UT. He then moved to Denver, CO where he taught for four years in a family medicine residency program. He and his wife Deborah relocated to Charleston in 1985 when they accepted teaching positions at MUSC. His clinical interests include training physicians to become community responsive practitioners, health promotion/disease prevention, practice-based research and medical ethics.