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About Dr. Martha P Hester

Dr. Martha P Hester, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Columbia, SC. She has 24 years of experience. Her specialties include Family Medicine. Dr. Hester has received 6 awards. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

26 Ratings with 12 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Martha P Hester is Great. Dr. Martha P Hester has been rated by 26 patients. From those 26 patients 12 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Martha P Hester is 4.3 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

South Hampton Family Practice

5900 Garners Ferry Rd
Columbia, SC 29209
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Specialties

Dr. Martha P Hester has the following 1 specialty

  • Family Medicine

    A family practitioner is a doctor who specializes in caring for people of all ages, at all stages of life. Rather than focusing on the treatment of one disease or patient population, family practitioners are often the doctors that people see for their everyday ailments, like cold and flu or respiratory infections, and health screenings. When necessary, family practitioners will provide referrals for conditions that require the expertise of another specialist.
    The doctors may also provide physicals, inoculations, prenatal care, treat chronic diseases, like diabetes and asthma, and provide advice on disease prevention.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Martha P Hester has the following 6 expertise

  • Influenza
  • Family Planning
  • Check-up
  • Immunization
  • Contraception
  • Weight Loss

Dr. Martha P Hester has 1 board certified specialty

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Board Certifications

Dr. Martha P Hester is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Reviews

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She is awesome.

Caring, Authentic, and extremely thorough and knowledgeable. Great "bed side manner"

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5 minutes
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Awful Patient Care

Allergic reaction with hives, wheezing, face & throat itching, made to wait 2 1/2 hours to be seen....

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60 minutes
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Five Stars

Amazing

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Five Stars

This is one really awesome Doc

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20 minutes
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One Star

Dr. Hester is great, but I cannot recommend the practice because it has very poor customer service.

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  • Awards

    6 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2016, 2017, 2018)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home

    NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home

    The patient-centered medical home is a way of organizing primary care that emphasizes care coordination and communication to transform primary care into what patients want it to be. Medical homes can lead to higher quality and lower costs, and can improve patients' and providers' experience of care.

  • NCQA Diabetes Recognition Program

    NCQA Diabetes Recognition Program

    NCQA developed the Diabetes Recognition Program (DRP) to provide clinicians with tools to support the delivery and recognition of consistent high quality care. This voluntary program is designed to recognize clinicians who use evidence-based measures and provide excellent care to their patients with diabetes.

  • Bridges to Excellence: Diabetes Care Recognition Program

    Bridges to Excellence: Diabetes Care Recognition Program

    Millions of Americans have some form of diabetes, and millions more cases are undiagnosed. To encourage more effective treatment and management, Bridges To Excellence® worked with diabetes experts to develop

  • Bridges to Excellence: Physician Office Systems Recognition Program

    Bridges to Excellence: Physician Office Systems Recognition Program

    This program is designed to recognize practices that use information systems to enhance the quality of patient care. To obtain Recognition, practices must demonstrate that they have implemented systematic office

  • Education

    24 Years Experience

  • University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1994

  • Palmetto Health Richland Memorial Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Please contact the office for more information.

Locations & Directions

South Hampton Family Practice, 5900 Garners Ferry Rd, Columbia, SC

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