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Published on December 06, 2019

Tidelands Health names new leader of digestive health services

Scott HunterA leader in health care management has joined Tidelands Health as director of digestive health services.

In this role, Scott Hunter oversees the health system’s three gastroenterology practice locations and two endoscopy units. He also is responsible for helping ensure the health system’s gastroenterology care is aligned with the needs of the region’s rapidly growing population.

A Pennsylvania native, Hunter has nearly a decade of health care management experience.

Hunter earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Drexel University, where he served as captain of the men’s wrestling team.

Hunter lives in Murrells Inlet and is a volunteer assistant high school wrestling coach at St. James High School.


Tidelands Health is the region’s largest health care provider and MUSC Health affiliate, serving the Carolinas at four hospitals and more than 60 outpatient locations. More than 2,500 employee, physician and volunteer partners work side by side with our communities to transform the health of our region – promoting wellness, preventing illness, encouraging recovery and restoring health.