Division of Emergency medicine

Walter E. Limehouse, Jr., MD, MA, FACEP

Dr. Walter Limehouse, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, returned to the Medical University of South Carolina in 1997 to help develop our residency in emergency medicine. Dr. Limehouse graduated from MUSC in 1974.  He served in the National Health Service Corps in rural North Carolina and completed residency in pathology at Brown University in Providence, RI.  His emergency medicine practice started in 1981 in Atlanta, Georgia, during early years of the specialty.  He first board-certified in emergency medicine in 1986 and later served as President of Georgia College of Emergency Physicians. He completed a MA in bioethics from Medical College of Wisconsin.

Dr. Limehouse served as president of University Faculty Senate. He now chairs MUHA ethics committee and directs our healthcare ethics & research ethics consultation services.  He facilitates small groups in the Doctoring Curriculum course, Introduction to Clinical Ethics, and lectures on medical ethics, clinical practice, and palliative medicine.

Dr. Limehouse's Curriculum Vitae (PDF Format)*

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Walter E. Limehouse, Jr., M.D.

Walter E. Limehouse, Jr., MD, MA, FACEP


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