Contact: Don Davis
St. Matthew's members who are doctors and nurses partner with VIA College of Medicine to provide a clinic offering a range of medical services and referrals. The clinic is offered the first Wednesday of every month.
Since 2010 Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System’s (SRHS) partnership
with the Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM) has enriched
not only the students but the Upstate community as well. VCOM’s Carolina
campus graduated their first class in 2015 with 151 students.
The first medical school in the Upstate of South Carolina, the VCOM –
Carolinas Campus was completed in 2011 at the former Spartan Mill site.
VCOM was a starting point for the ongoing revitalization of
Spartanburg’s north side and has been a fixture in the community ever
St. Matthew’s medical partnership expanded by offering dental care (screening and preventive services) for youth ages 4 through 18 who do not have dental insurance or Medicaid. Healthy Smiles of Spartanburg brings their large mobile van to the St. Matthew's parking lot, fully equipped with dental stations and welcoming dental staff.