Samantha Cater, DO

Board Certified Obstetrician/Gynecologist

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75 Baylor Drive
Suite 200
Bluffton, SC 29910
Phone: (843) 540-5857
Fax: (843) 524-5655

13 Marshellen Drive
Beaufort, SC 29902
Phone: (843) 540-5857
Fax: (843) 524-5655


  • OBGYN Residency: New Hanover Regional Medical Center, Wilmington, NC
  • Medical School: Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, Brandenton, FL
  • Undergraduate: University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC

About the Provider

Dr. Cater joins Riverside Women's Care as an OB/GYN Hospitalist. She is board-certified and previously worked in private practice in Chattanooga, TN. She completed residency at the University of North Carolina’s SEAHEC campus in Wilmington, NC. A native of Hilton Head Island, she is excited to be back in the Lowcountry.

Dr. Cater cares for womenof all ages during their stay at the hospital or even an ER visit offering support, education, and quality medical care. She spends the majority of her time on Labor & Delivery and loves being a part of the birthing process with new parents! She also has a special interest in minimally invasive and robotic gynecologic surgery. During residency, she was recognized for her outstanding surgical skills.

Dr. Cater is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (FACOG), a member of the Society of OB/GYN Hospitalists, and a member the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists.

Outside of work she enjoys traveling, running, and spending time at the beach with her husband, two young children, and golden retriever.

Special Practice Interests:

  • High and Low Risk Obstetrics
  • Contraceptive counseling
  • Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery, including Robotic Surgery