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Charles M. Shissias, M.D., FACN


Gender:   Male

Beaufort Memorial Bluffton Medical Services
11 Arley Way
Bluffton, South Carolina 29910 »Directions
Phone: (843) 770-0404
Beaufort Memorial Lowcountry Medical Group
300 Midtown Drive
Beaufort, South Carolina 29906 »Directions
Phone: (843) 770-4581


Dr. Charles Shissias, who joined the newly renamed Beaufort Memorial Lowcountry Medical Group in 2009, specializes in neurology and psychiatry. Among his professional interests are the treatment of movement disorders; migraine and atypical headaches; and EMG/EEG/Nerve Conduction studies.

A former member of the State Medical Ethics Subcommittee of the South Carolina Medical Association, Dr. Shissias also has been an instructor of neurology for psychiatry interns at Tulane University and a clinical instructor of neuropsychiatry and behavioral science at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine.

While in medical school, he served as a medical volunteer at Interfaith Crisis Ministry Shelter. As an undergraduate at Washington and Lee University, he was a senior editor of the school’s Journal of Science.

Dr. Shissias is a first-degree black belt in tae kwon do. He and his wife, Marlo, who is a pediatrician, have two children.

 “Our efforts are built upon the efforts of those before us. Often, simple adjustments produce great results.” —Charles Shissias, M.D.


Training & Expertise


Doctor of Medicine

Medical University of South Carolina Charleston, S.C.

   Bachelor of Science, Biology

Bachelor of Arts,Chemistry

Washington & Lee UniversityLexington, Va


Combined Neurology and Psychiatry

Tulane UniversityNew Orleans, La.   

Additional Credentials & Honors

Fellowship in Movement Disorders, Louisiana State University, New Orleans, La.

Board Certified, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Recipient, American Academy of Neurology Scholarship for Distinguished Neurologic Teaching and Education

Chief Resident, Tulane University Neurology Residency Program 



Medical Education

  • Medical University of South Carolina, M.D., Charleston


  • Neurology and Psychiatry, Tulane University Medical Center, New Orleans, Louisiana


  • Louisiana State University, New Orleans, Louisiana

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