Christopher Pruitt, MD

Christopher Pruitt, MD

Physician in Charleston, SC
Specialties: Pediatrics General, Pediatric Emergency Medicine
NPI #1942399217

Christopher Morris Pruitt, MD

Christopher Pruitt, M.D. is associate professor of pediatrics at MUSC and medical director of the Shawn Jenkins Children's Hospital Emergency Department. He attended medical school at MUSC, where he also completed residency in pediatrics. He completed a Pediatric Emergency Medicine fellowship at UAB, where he then served as faculty prior to returning to Charleston. Dr. Pruitt is active in pediatric research, with a special interest in the evaluation and management of the febrile infant. He is active in the Section on Emergency Medicine of the American Academy of Pediatrics, where he serves on the Steering Committee for the Pediatric Emergency Medicine Collaborative Research Committee (PEMCRC). He is co-chair of Protocol Review and Surveys for the PEMCRC. He is also president of the Southern Society for Pediatric Research (SSPR). In his free time, Dr. Pruitt enjoys spending time with his wife and four children.

Board Certifications: Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics

My Offices

  • Map of 10 McClennan Banks Drive in Charleston
    MUSC Shawn Jenkins Children's Hospital
    10 McClennan Banks Drive
    Charleston, SC 29425
    Day of the WeekHours
    MondayOpen 24 Hours
    TuesdayOpen 24 Hours
    WednesdayOpen 24 Hours
    ThursdayOpen 24 Hours
    FridayOpen 24 Hours
    SaturdayOpen 24 Hours
    SundayOpen 24 Hours

Insurances Accepted

  • English
  • Male

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