Patient Services

We are a free clinic in Charleston, SC. At Barrier Islands Free Medical Clinic, we treat patients for all of their primary care health needs, including diabetes, hypertension, coronary disease, depression, and more. Our on-going primary care is provided to our patients just like any typical family practice, but at no cost. Our patient services include low or no-cost generic prescriptions as needed, with free labs and imaging provided by Roper St. Francis Hospital and free referrals to 19 sub-speciality medical offices for additional treatments. Prospective patients must have all required eligibility documents together and be accepted as a new patient prior to making an appointment. Find a complete list and application here.

Patient services at the clinic include:

  • Free orthopedics
  • Free dermatology 
  • Free cardiology
  • Free gynecology 
  • Free urology
  • Reproductive health planning, mammograms & screenings
  • Free psychiatry
  • Free physical therapy
  • On-going chronic disease management
  • Free labs & imaging
  • Individual nutrition counseling
  • Free (or low-cost) generic prescriptions
  • Free referrals to sub-specialty partners
  • Free health classes

All the above resources are poised to meet the health and wellness needs of the low income, uninsured adults who all deserve quality health care. Learn more about eligibility for our free services, and the documents you need in order to apply.