Hospital system welcomes doctor


Dr. S. Chad Hayes has been hired by McLeod Pediatrics Clarendon, according to a McLeod Health news release. Hayes, previously of Threshold Pediatrics in Charleston, joins Meredith Atkinson in the Manning office.

Hayes attended Medical University of South Carolina School of Medicine and completed his residency in pediatrics at Greenville Health System Children's Hospital. He is a fellow of American Academy of Pediatrics and previously served in the United States Army.

A native of South Carolina, Hayes and his wife, Laura, have three daughters. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family, cooking, physical fitness, woodworking and playing the guitar.

Hayes welcomes new patients by appointment, and same-day consultations are available.

For more information, visit or call (803) 433-8420 for an appointment.