MUSC Health Florence welcomes Pulmonologist and Neurosurgeon | Community News

Katlyn Baxter, DO

Katlyn Baxter, DO

Dr.  Devanand Dominique

Dr. Devanand Dominique

MUSC Health Florence Medical Center is proud to announce Katlyn Baxter, DO, and Devanand Dominique, MD, have joined MUSC Health.

Dr. Katlyn Baxter is board-certified in internal medicine, pulmonary and critical care joining MUSC Health – Pulmonology. She attended medical school at the Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine, followed by an internal medicine residency and a fellowship in patient safety and quality improvement at OhioHealth Riverside Methodist Hospital. Additionally, she completed a pulmonary and critical care medicine fellowship at the Virginia Commonwealth University Health System.

Dr. Baxter specializes in treating a variety of pulmonary diseases such as interstitial lung disease, asthma, sarcoidosis, pleural diseases and COPD. Procedural interests include diagnostic bronchoscopy, including endobronchial ultrasound (EBUS) and pleural effusion drainage (thoracentesis).

Dr. Katlyn Baxter is accepting new patients. To schedule an appointment, please call (843) 673-7529, or visit

Dr. Devanand Dominique is a board-certified and fellowship-trained neurosurgeon at MUSC Health – Neurosurgery – Florence. He attended medical school at The Medical School, University College – Dublin. He completed his neurosurgery residency at Temple University Hospital. He then completed an enfolded fellowship in pediatric neurosurgery and neuro-oncology at, The Children’s Hospital – Boston, Harvard Medical School. Additionally, he also completed a fellowship in spinal surgery at The University of Toronto.

Dr. Dominique has over 20 years of experience as an academic and a private practice neurosurgeon. He is board-certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery (DABNS) and has fellowship status with the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (FAANS), and The Royal Society of Medicine (FRSM).

Dr. Devanand Dominique is accepting new patients. To schedule an appointment, please call MUSC Health – Neurosurgery – Florence at (843) 413-6835, or visit

About MUSC

Founded in 1824 in Charleston, MUSC is the state’s only comprehensive academic health system, with a unique mission to preserve and optimize human life in South Carolina through education, research and patient care. Each year, MUSC educates more than 3,000 students in six colleges: Dental Medicine, Graduate Studies, Health Professions, Medicine, Nursing and Pharmacy, and trains more than 850 residents and fellows in its health system. MUSC brought in more than $ 327.6 million in research funds in fiscal year 2021, leading the state overall in research funding. MUSC also leads the state in federal and National Institutes of Health funding, with more than $ 220 million. For information on academic programs, visit

As the health care system of the Medical University of South Carolina, MUSC Health is dedicated to delivering the highest quality and safest patient care while educating and training generations of outstanding health care providers and leaders to serve the people of South Carolina and beyond. Patient care is provided at 14 hospitals with approximately 2,500 beds and five additional hospital locations in development, more than 350 telehealth sites and connectivity to patients’ homes, and nearly 750 care locations situated in all regions of South Carolina. In 2021, for the seventh consecutive year, US News & World Report named MUSC Health the No. 1 hospital in South Carolina. To learn more about clinical patient services, visit

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