Residents have the opportunity to travel abroad during their away electives. In addition, residents have the opportunity to participate in service trips with faculty.
The Oconee Medical Center ED sees 40,000 patients per year. The recently completed renovations have improved comfort and access for patients.
ALSO Instructor Candidates
Drs. Evans and Westmoreland attended the ALSO instructor course in Denver, CO and look forward to sharing their newly gained knowledge with ALSO students.
Residents enjoy the opportunity to socialize both inside and outside the office!
Residents participate in clinical experiences both traditional and non-traditional.
Seneca Lakes is now part of a nationwide rural medical education initiative!
Holly Munson and Nate Eshenroder have matched Seneca Lakes Family Medicine! Welcome aboard!!
The Seneca Lakes Family Medicine Residency Program at Oconee Medical Center was created to populate rural upstate South Carolina with compassionate physicians trained in the full spectrum of family medicine, providing unrivaled access to to quality health care in our rural communities.
We are currently the only rural track program in South Carolina. Areas of special emphasis include surgical obstetrics, practice management and sports medicine.
The residency, which opened in July 2001, is a joint venture between Oconee Medical Center and Anderson Area Medical Center. Our residency focuses on training physicians for a rural practice.
This program will graduate its final class of residents in 2020. Thank you for your interest, but we are no longer accepting applications.
More About Us
• Seneca Lakes Family Practice will be attending the AAFP National Conference in Kansas City, MO August 7-9. Please be sure to check out our program at booth 1729! We look forward to seeing you!
• Dr. Evans and Chief Residents Drs. Byers and Westmoreland will be doing a national presentation March 30, 2014 at the American Academy of Family Physician’s Residency Program Solutions conference in Kansas City, MO. “The Dream Office: A Project for the Practice Management Curriculum” describes a tool originally created by our current third year class for use in learning the nuts and bolts of running the business of a private practice.
• Dr. Evans is one of two physicians currently serving on an advisory group to the South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, charged with reviewing the state’s Graduate Medical Education policy. As the only RTT in South Carolina, the Seneca Lakes experience has been of particular interest to Mr. Anthony Keck, Director of HHS.