Meet the Providers at Coastal Wellness

Our doctors are dedicated to helping those who are suffering from an opiate addiction. They are patient, kind, and non-judgmental as they help their patients learn to manage and treat their addiction. Located in Pawleys Island, SC, our office serves the surrounding Myrtle Beach community. Reach out today to learn more

Dr. Gerald Congdon, MD, Addiction Physician at Coastal Wellness

Dr. Gerald Congdon, MD

Dr. Gerald Congdon is an accomplished physician who is an integral part of Myrtle Beach. He is married to Karyn, who is a pediatric physical therapist.

They have three children – Jack, Max, and Molly – and they live in Litchfield Beach. They enjoy the beach, baseball, soccer, and surfing, especially with their dog Nippers!


  • Bachelor of Science : 1991University Of Waterloo
  • Bachelor of Medical Science : 1993
  • Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. Johns, NF, Canada
  • Medical Doctorate : 1995
  • Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada
  • Internship and Residency Family Medicine : 1998
  • Palmetto Richland Hospital System / University of South Carolina
  • Fellowship: American Academy of Family Physicians : 2011
  • Degree of Fellow

Honors and Awards:

  • Patient Choice Award : 2012 2013 2014 2015
  • Compassionate Physician Award : 2011
  • Best of the Beach Finalist, Sun News : 2010
  • Patient Choice Award : 2009
  • Timely Physician Award : 2009
  • Best of the Beach, Sun News : 2004