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School of Medicine Columbia

Faculty and Staff

Brian David Keisler, M.D.

Title: Clinical Associate Professor of Family & Preventive Medicine
Director/Medical Education
Department: Family & Preventive Medicine
School of Medicine Columbia
Phone: 803-434-6113

Family & Prev Med
3209 Colonial Dr. Rm 229

Brian Keisler

Medical Education

University of South Carolina School of Medicine, MD, 2001


Cabarrus Family Medicine Northeast Medical Center, 2004


Primary Care Sports Medicine - Palmetto Health Richland, 2005


Family Medicine
Primary Care/Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

American Board of Family Medicine, 2014
American Board of Family Medicine - Sports Medicine, 2015


Dr. Brian Keisler joined the faculty of the University of South Carolina School of Medicine in 2005 after completing a primary care sports medicine fellowship with Palmetto Health Richland, Columbia, South Carolina. He completed a residency with Cabarrus Family Medicine Residency at Northeast Medical Center, Concord, North Carolina, serving as chief resident during his final year. 

Dr. Keisler has a special interest in education and has won several teaching awards. Currently, he serves as the Director of the third-year medical student Family Medicine clerkship. Dr. Keisler has served on various committees for both the University of South Carolina School of Medicine and Palmetto Health Richland. 

A graduate of the University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, Dr. Keisler earned a bachelor of science in biology. He continued his medical education in Columbia, receiving a doctor of medicine from the University of South Carolina School of Medicine. 

Dr. Keisler is board certified in family medicine. His special interests include medical student education, hypertension, diabetes and sports medicine.

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