Trident Health System September 11, 2015

Samuel Walker Nickles, M.D., has joined the team of physicians at Palmetto Adult and Children's Urology in Summerville. In addition to his role at the practice, Dr. Nickles will treat patients admitted to Trident and Summerville Medical Centers.

"We have a broad scope of practice including everything from pediatric patients to adults, from plastic surgery to large cancer cases," said Dr. Nickles. His special interests include reconstructive urology, women's urologic concerns and urologic oncology.

A native of Columbia, S.C., he earned his Bachelor of Science degree in biology from Washington and Lee University, Lexington, Va. He completed his residency at the Medical University of South Carolina, where he also earned his Doctorate of Medicine degree. A member of the American Urological Association, Southeast Section of American Urological Association and the American College of Physicians, he resides with his wife, Jona, in downtown Charleston.