Dr. Telfair Parker specializes in general surgery in Charleston, South Carolina.
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Board Certification, Specialty and Expertise
Dr. Telfair Parker has been identified as specializing in General Surgery.
He is certified in General Surgery.
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Dr. Telfair Parker accepts the following plans at Surgical Associates of Charleston
- United Healthcare - Direct
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Dr. Parker attended medical school at Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine and graduated in 1973 having 43 years experience.
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