William (Bill) Basco, Jr, MD, MS

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William (Bill) Basco, Jr, MD, MS

Physician in Charleston, SC
Specialties:Pediatrics General
Languages:English, French
NPI #1356459309

William Thomas Basco, Jr, MD, MS

Associate Dean for Continuing Medical Education and Director, Division of General Pediatrics

Dr. William Basco has been a general pediatrician at the MUSC Health Children's Hospital since 1997. The majority of his clinical activities are on the inpatient wards, caring for hospitalized children. However, he also supervises the pediatric trainees in the Pediatric Primary Care clinic and the Level 1 newborn nursery. His research interests include medication errors in children, particularly errors involving opioid medications. He has been very active in guiding MUSC's pediatric patient-centered medical home and quality initiatives.

Board Certifications: Pediatric Hospital Medicine, Pediatrics
  • Medical School at Medical University of South Carolina
  • Fellowship at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  • Residency at Medical University of South Carolina Medical Center
  • Internship at Medical University of South Carolina Medical Center
  • Medical School at Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans

Insurances Accepted

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My Offices

  • Map of 135 Rutledge Ave in Charleston
    MUSC Health Rutledge Tower
    Primary Office
    135 Rutledge Ave
    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
    Map of 135 Rutledge Ave in Charleston


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