A magna cum laude graduate of Furman University in Greenville with a bachelor’s degree in chemistry, Richard W. Monk, MD, earned his medical degree from the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston. While there, he also completed his internal medicine internship and residency, and a pulmonary, critical care, allergy and sleep medicine fellowship.
A member of the American College of Chest Physicians and the American Thoracic Society, Dr. Monk is board certified in internal medicine and pulmonary disease. He recently served as a hospitalist in Charleston and volunteered for a medical mission trip to Northern Africa. He’s also traveled to Uganda and Romania for medical missions.