Orthopedic surgery at Scotland Memorial Hospital is performed by the four board certified orthopedic surgeons affiliated with OrthoCarolina Scotland:

These physicians perform surgery to restore function lost as a result of injury or disease of bones, joints, muscles, tendons, ligaments, nerves, or skin. They are involved in all aspects of health care pertaining to the musculoskeletal system. They utilize medical, physical and rehabilitative methods as well as surgical methods to help improve quality of life.

Procedures performed by our orthopedic surgeons include:

Comprehensive Spinal Care

Dr. David T. Anderson, a board certified spine specialist with OrthoCarolina, sees patients in the Laurinburg office of OrthoCarolina. He provides a full spectrum of spine care, including: 

  • Non-Operative Modalities
  • Physical Therapy
  • Epidural Injections
  • Selective Nerve Root Blocks
  • Operative Intervention

Call the physician referral line at 910-276-8026 for a consult with Dr. Anderson. 


Dr. W.S. "Bill" Edwards and Dr. Rakesh P. Chokshi from Pee Dee Spine Center, both board-certified orthopedic surgeons specializes in diagnosing and treating pain from spinal disorders. Dr. Bill Edwards and Dr. Rakesh Chokshi will now provide the following services at Scotland Memorial Hospital:

  • Lumbar Microdiskectomy
  • Lumber Decompression
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion

They are now offering a convenient location at OrthoCarolina-Scotland in the Laurinburg practice. To make an appointment with Dr. Edwards or Dr. Chokshi, please call 843-432-1880.

Scotland Memorial Hospital provides ancillary services to orthopedic patients in a variety of ways:

Three Convenient Locations for an Orthopedic Consult:

Laurinburg, North Carolina - 1604 Medical Dr., Laurinburg
The Laurinburg office is OrthoCarolina Scotland's main office. This facility is open Monday through Friday.

Bennettsville, South Carolina - 957 Cheraw St., Bennettsville
The Bennettsville office is staffed only on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. 

Pembroke, North Carolina -410-D S. Jones St., Pembroke
Orthopedic services is provided at Pembroke Family Practice Center on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. 

Call the Laurinburg office at 910-276-4611 to schedule an appointment at any of these three locations.


Contact Us
For more information about orthopedic surgery, please contact OrthoCarolina-Scotland at 910-276-4611. Or visit the OrthoCarolina website.