Get to know Dr. Steven White

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Once you meet Dr. Steven K. White, you will immediately feel comfortable. His charming persona, witty personality and genuine smile will put your mind at ease that you have chosen the right physician, and the best surgical facility in Myrtle Beach.

Dr. White is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, American Board of Surgery and a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons. He is a contributing expert for the popular book “Be Your Best” A Comprehensive Guide to Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.

Dr. White’s philosophy behind his practice is to create an enjoyable, relaxed and safe environment for his patients. Carolina Coastal Plastic Surgery & Medical Spa is located in beautiful downtown Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

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Dr. Steven White's Timeline
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Graduation

Dr. White obtained his medical degree in 1975 from the Citadel, graduating in honors.

Medical Degree

While under an Air Force scholarship, Dr. White earned his Medical Degree at the Medical University of South Carolina.

Internship

After Graduating from MUSC, Dr. White interned at the Keesler USAF Medical Center in Biloxi, Mississippi.

General Surgical Residency

Dr. White continued his surgical training with three years of General Surgery residency at  Spartanburg Regional Medical Center in Spartanburg, SC. 

Plastic Surgery Residency

After his general surgical residency, Dr. White was then selected for a plastic surgery residency at the prestigious Wilford Hall Medical Center. WHMC is the largest medical center in the United States Air Force, which receives referrals and complicated cases from all over the world. 

Post Residency

After residency, he was then assigned to Wiesbaden Regional Medical Center in West Germany and was promoted to Chief of Plastic Surgery. Dr. White was the first plastic surgeon ever permanently assigned to the European Theater.

Extensive Experience

While serving in the Air Force with distinction, he gained extensive experience in burns and facial trauma through his medical work as Commander of the F.A.S.T team during the Pan AM hostage incident, U.S.S. Stark missile attack, and the Italian Aerial Disaster at Ramstein Air Base. 

Commendations

Dr. White then left the Air Force and continued in the United States Air Force Reserves and attained the rank of Colonel. He has received the Air Force Meritorious Service Medal while serving his duty at Shaw Air Force Base in Sumter, SC.

Experience

Dr. White has lectured extensively all over Europe and at several meetings in the United States. He has served on numerous hospital committees, to include Chairman of the Credentials Committee, Secretary of the Medical Executive Committee, Vice Chief of Staff and Chief of Staff of Grand Strand Regional Medical Center from 1999-2000. 

Accomplishments

Dr. white is President and CEO of Carolina Coastal Plastic Surgery Center, a 15,500 square foot Certified Ambulatory Surgery Center that specializes in Plastic Surgery. He has been voted Best Plastic Surgeon 6 of the last 8 years. Contributing expert, speaker, AAAASF surgery center. Member – American Society of Plastic Surgery.
Dr. Steven White's Awards

The Local Newspaper - Best of the Year

  • 2006: Cosmetic Surgeon of the Year
  • 2012: Plastic Surgeon of the Year
  • 2017: Plastic Surgeon of the Year

The Carolina Forest Chronicle: Readers Choice Award

  • 2015: 1st Place: Best Plastic Surgeon
  • 2016: 1st Place Best Plastic Surgeon
  • 2017: 1st Place Beast Plastic Surgeon
  • 2018: 1st Place Best Plastic Surgeon
  • 2019: 1st Place Best Plastic Surgeon

The Herald: Readers Choice Award

  • 2006: Plastic Surgeon of the year
  • 2008: Plastic Surgeon of the year
  • 2009: 1st Place Best Plastic Surgeon
  • 2010: 1st Place Best Plastic Surgeon
  • 2011: 1st Place Best Plastic Surgeon
  • 2012: 1st Place Best Plastic Surgeon
  • 2013: 1st Place Best Plastic Surgeon
  • 2015: 1st Place Best Plastic Surgeon
  • 2016: 1st Place Best Plastic Surgeon
  • 2017: 1st Place Best Plastic Surgeon
  • 2018: 1st Place Best Plastic Surgeon
  • 2019: 1st Place Best Plastic Surgeon

The Sun New: The Best of The Beach – Readers Choice Award

  • 2005: Finalist: Botox Treatment
  • 2007: 1st Place for Anti-aging Procedure
  • 2009: 1st Place Best Cosmetic/Med Spa Practice
  • 2011: 1st Place Best Cosmetic/Med Spa Practice
  • 2012: 1st Place Best Cosmetic/Med Spa Practice
  • 2013: 1st Place Best Cosmetic/Med Spa Practice
  • 2014: 1st Place Best Cosmetic/Med Spa Practice
  • 2016: 1st Place Best Cosmetic/Med Spa Practice
  • 2017: 1st Place Best Cosmetic/Med Spa Practice

The Carolina Forest Chronicle: Readers Choice Award

  • 2015: 1st Place: Best Plastic Surgeon
  • 2016: 1st Place Best Plastic Surgeon
  • 2017: 1st Place Beast Plastic Surgeon
  • 2018: 1st Place Best Plastic Surgeon
  • 2019: 1st Place Best Plastic Surgeon

Get to know Dr. Steven White

Dr. Steven White's Timeline
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Graduation

Dr. White obtained his medical degree in 1975 from the Citadel, graduating in honors.

Medical Degree

While under an Air Force scholarship, Dr. White earned his Medical Degree at the Medical University of South Carolina.

Internship

After Graduating from MUSC, Dr. White interned at the Keesler USAF Medical Center in Biloxi, Mississippi.

General Surgical Residency

Dr. White continued his surgical training with three years of General Surgery residency at  Spartanburg Regional Medical Center in Spartanburg, SC. 

Plastic Surgery Residency

After his general surgical residency, Dr. White was then selected for a plastic surgery residency at the prestigious Wilford Hall Medical Center. WHMC is the largest medical center in the United States Air Force, which receives referrals and complicated cases from all over the world. 

Post Residency

After residency, he was then assigned to Wiesbaden Regional Medical Center in West Germany and was promoted to Chief of Plastic Surgery. Dr. White was the first plastic surgeon ever permanently assigned to the European Theater.

Extensive Experience

While serving in the Air Force with distinction, he gained extensive experience in burns and facial trauma through his medical work as Commander of the F.A.S.T team during the Pan AM hostage incident, U.S.S. Stark missile attack, and the Italian Aerial Disaster at Ramstein Air Base. 

Commendations

Dr. White then left the Air Force and continued in the United States Air Force Reserves and attained the rank of Colonel. He has received the Air Force Meritorious Service Medal while serving his duty at Shaw Air Force Base in Sumter, SC.

Experience

Dr. White has lectured extensively all over Europe and at several meetings in the United States. He has served on numerous hospital committees, to include Chairman of the Credentials Committee, Secretary of the Medical Executive Committee, Vice Chief of Staff and Chief of Staff of Grand Strand Regional Medical Center from 1999-2000. 

Accomplishments

Dr. white is President and CEO of Carolina Coastal Plastic Surgery Center, a 15,500 square foot Certified Ambulatory Surgery Center that specializes in Plastic Surgery. He has been voted Best Plastic Surgeon 6 of the last 8 years. Contributing expert, speaker, AAAASF surgery center. Member – American Society of Plastic Surgery.