Our residents are a group of remarkable minds that come from incredibly diverse backgrounds personally and academically. They take pride in the care they provide patients as they work side-by-side and train with our knowledgeable physicians who have cared for and served our community for decades. We encourage you to read more about these bright doctors who are truly shining stars for the future of family medicine.
Tooba Anum, MD
Dr. Anum was born and raised in Pakistan. Her interest towards medicine was sparked while growing up in a medically underserved community. She pursued medicine from Dow University of Health Sciences, Pakistan and graduated with honors. During her medical education, she led health camps in underprivileged areas and participated as a volunteer physician in WHO’s anti-polio drive.
After relocating to the United States, she served as a student volunteer and worked as a Doctor’s assistant for several medical facilities in Savannah, GA. She believes in holistic approach, empathetic and compassionate care. Giving back to the community is what brings her joy. She loves to travel and spend time with her husband and daughter. She enjoys shopping and one of her passions is design. She designs leather handbags and belts, as well as the space in her home using plants as a source of tranquility. She is elated to be part of Conway Medical Center.
Eric Choi, MD
Dr. Choi received his Bachelor of Science in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology from the university of California, Los Angeles and graduated with his Doctor of Medicine degree from St. George’s University School of Medicine. During his time at St. George’s University, he also pursued a Master in Public Health with a focus on Preventive Medicine.
Originally from Southern California, he loves visiting the beach, and staying active. Dr. Choi enjoys medical research, infectious disease and has a special interest in promoting wellness.
Noman Ghiasi, MD
Dr. Ghiasi earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Molecular Biology from California State University, Sacramento and his Doctor of Medicine from American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine.
He grew up in Afghanistan before his family migrated to the United States when he was a teenager as refugees from the war. They first lived in Boise, Idaho before moving to California. While living in a refugee camp in Pakistan, he saw medical personnel serving others while working in harsh conditions and that inspired him to become a doctor. He is married with four children and enjoys spending time with his family.
Tawsif Nadir, DO
Dr. Nadir received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Biomedical Engineering from Georgia Tech. He went to medical school at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. He is the elected Chief resident for the 2020-2021 year.
He spent majority of his life in Atlanta, GA before moving to Myrtle Beach for residency. He was influenced to go into medicine ever since he was a kid in elementary school. His grandfather was the only radiologist back in a small rural town where his parents grew up in. He likes reverse engineering so when something breaks apart, he enjoys fixing it and building it back together. He is a huge supporter of the Atlanta Falcons, Atlanta Braves and Atlanta United. He is a car enthusiast and likes stock market/trading during his free time.
Anam Sabzwari, MD
Dr. Sabzwari graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry from Stony Brook University. He earned a Master of Science in Biomedical Sciences from the University of Medicine and Dentistry and earned a Masters in Business Administration with a concentration in Healthcare Management from Davenport University. He graduated with his Doctor of Medicine from Avalon University School of Medicine.
He grew up in the northeast, mostly in New Jersey. His mother is an OB/GYN and his father is a physician working in healthcare management. He is a diehard New York Jets football fan. He enjoys hiking, fishing, meditation, and cooking.
Jae Hyun Shim, MD
Dr. Shim completed his Bachelor of Science degree in Neuroscience at the University of Michigan Ann Arbor and extended his study in Neuroscience as a post-baccalaureate at Rutgers University, New Brunswick. He then went on to earn his Doctor of Medicine from St. George’s University School of Medicine.
He grew up in Northern New Jersey just outside of New York City, where he worked as an EMT and a rescue squad member in the community. He’s been involved in medical mission trips in the United States and abroad, including one in the Amazon. Dr. Shim enjoys working on cars and traveling and is a diehard fan of University of Michigan football.
Jasmine Sidhu, MD
Dr. Sidhu graduated with a degree in Basic Sciences from Manipal University for her undergraduate degree. She received her Doctor of Medicine from Avalon School of Medicine.
She was born in Vancouver, BC and moved to the United States when she was a child. Her family moved around a lot, living in Detroit, Portland, and Seattle. She believes that is where her love of travel comes from. She enjoys hiking and running and spending time with her family, especially her two younger sisters.
Bennett Haskin Teal, MD
Dr. Teal graduated from Duke University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Engineering. She received her Doctor of Medicine from the Medical University of South Carolina.
She was born and raised here in Conway and is very familiar with CMC. Her parents are both retired CMC physicians, her father an orthopedic hand surgeon and her mother the head of anesthesiology. Dr. Teal is newly married to her college sweetheart, a Myrtle Beach local. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her cat Cotton, baking, and do-it-yourself projects.