Meet Dr. Batson

Committed To Community

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Dr. Batson grew up in the lowcountry the youngest of six with a single mom. He graduated from Hilton Head High School and through his early years worked as a windsurfing instructor and kayak guide with Outside Hilton Head. During college he volunteered hundreds of hours with Hilton Head Hospital. He has raised thousands of dollars for the local Volunteers in Medicine Center during Kayak for Charity events. His medical practice has been an avid patron sponsor for the RBC Heritage of Golf where he organized local physicians to jointly sponsor the event when the future of the tournament was in jeopardy.For over 10 years he has served as a volunteer team physician with Bluffton High School. He is a Volunteer Physician with the US Olympic Ski and Snowboard team. He serves on the board of The Outside Foundation which is dedicated to getting kids outside and protecting our local environment. Dr. Batson and his wife Alice recently served as the American Heart Association Heart Ball chairs.

Committed To Medicine

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Dr. Batson graduated from USC School of Medicine and completed internship and residency in Greenville, SC. He then completed dual fellowships in both Sports Medicine and Spinal Pain Medicine. In fact, he is the only physician in the state of South Carolina to hold these dual board certifications. He has lectured extensively in the field of sports medicine and spine care and has personally co-authored 5 book chapters in sports medicine and spine care. He is a fellow in the American College of Sports Medicine as well as a member of the International Spine Intervention Society, American Medical Society for Sports Medicine and the Pain Society of the Carolinas. He is a reviewer for the journal Current Sports Medicine Reports. For his dedication to medicine he has been presented with the USC School of Medicine Young Alumni Award.

Committed To You

I have been in private practice for over 10 years in the lowcountry. I provide nonsurgical spine and sports medicine care in a safe and compassionate environment. I have performed literally thousands of spine and sports medicine procedures medically proven and effective for pain. If you are in pain I will make every effort to provide prompt medical care. I will listen to your concerns and take time to examine you. I will order medical tests only when necessary to diagnose your problem. I will perform procedures only when medically necessary to treat your pain. I will personally call and check on you if I performed a procedure for your pain. Above and beyond typical care and medical practice. That is what I promise to you.


Dr. Batson is married to Alice, has a daughter Jordan, and two dogs Snoop Dogg and Dolly. He literally “grew up” on the water as a competitive windsurfer and remains an avid water sports enthusiast. His interests include overall fitness, windsurfing, kiteboarding, and stand up paddleboarding.

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