Sisters of Charity Providence Hospitals Announces Addition of New Physician at Northeast Practice

April 18, 2008

COLUMBIA, SC – April 18, 2008 – Dr. Donald M. Millus has joined Providence Northeast Family Care at Lake Carolina, located at 300 Long Pointe Lane.  This practice provides comprehensive and compassionate family care in a rapidly growing community.  Lake Carolina is a satellite branch of Providence Northeast Family Care.

Dr. Millus received his medical degree from the University of South Carolina School of Medicine.  He completed his residency at Valley Baptist Family Practice in Harlingen, TX.  He earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of South Carolina.

Dr. Millus is board-certified in family medicine and is a member of the Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society.  He was the recipient of the Roger W. Black Award for Psychological Research.  Dr. Millus is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, the South Carolina Medical Association, and the Columbia Medical Society. 

A participant in international medical missions, Dr. Millus has worked with Volunteers in Medical Missions, the Summer Medical Institute, and Greater Europe Mission.  He and his wife reside in Lake Carolina with their new baby boy. 

Dr. Millus is accepting new patients.  For more information on Providence Northeast Family Care at Lake Carolina, call 803-462-7193 or visit

Owned by the Sisters of Charity Health System, Sisters of Charity Providence Hospitals is known statewide for its compassionate care.   This non-profit organization is licensed for 304 beds and is comprised of four entities: Providence Hospital, Providence Heart Institute, Providence Hospital Northeast and Providence Orthopaedic & Neuro Spine Institute. A faith-based health care facility in the Midlands area of South Carolina, Providence employs more than 1,900 caring individuals.

Providence Hospital, located in downtown Columbia, was founded by the Sisters of Charity of Saint Augustine in 1938. The facility is best known for the expertise in cardiac care it provides through Providence Heart Institute, which is recognized statewide as a referral center for the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease.

Providence Hospital Northeast was established in 1999 and offers a range of medical services in surgery, emergency care, women’s and children’s services and rehabilitation.  Providence Northeast is home to Providence Orthopaedic & Neuro Spine Institute, which provides medical and surgical treatment of diseases and injuries of the bones, joints and spine.