The Doctors Bruce and Lee Foundation Library continues spotlighting community profiles by showcasing Doctor Charlie Dorn Smith, III. This virtual program is available to watch on the Library website or Facebook page. Dr. Smith is interviewed by Information Services Manager, Deborah Bartell.
Dr. Smith is a native of Turbeville, South Carolina. He earned his bachelor’s degree from Wofford College and his medical degree from the University of South Carolina in 1985. He completed his degree in Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery from the Medical College of Georgia. Dr. Smith is Board Certified with the American Board of Surgery in general and cardiovascular surgery and is a practicing surgeon at MUSC in Florence. Dr. Smith is Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina. He is also Secretary of the Board of Trustees of the Belle W. Baruch Foundation, which works to preserve the ecosystem and beauty of some of South Carolina’s wetlands. Dr. Smith is married to Deborah Watford and they have three grown children.
Dr. Smith will be talking about how to have a healthy heart, some symptoms of heart problems, signs of a heart attack, as well as preventative steps such as diet and exercise.
More information about the Doctors Bruce and Lee Foundation Library’s virtual programs can be found here and on our Facebook page. Sponsored by Friends of Florence County Library.