Dr. William A. Messer grew up in the small town of Liberty, SC. Staying instate, he attended Presbyterian College in Clinton, South SC. Dr. Messer later received his medical degree from the University of South Carolina in Columbia, SC where he was an active member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honors Society. He completed his internship and residency in family medicine at Greenville Hospital System.
Throughout his collegiate and post-graduate years, Dr. Messer received Cum Laude designation in both undergraduate and medical school. He was also recognized with the Lily M. and G.D. Jackson award for Outstanding Intern Resident and was the Outstanding Graduating Senior Resident of the Year in his Family Practice Residency program with Greenville Health System.
After residency, Dr. Messer worked at a practice in Hickory, North Carolina. Realizing that no other place matched the experience and training he received in Greenville, Dr. Messer decided to make the Greenville area a permanent home for he and his family.
Outside of his love for practicing family medicine, he enjoys many spectator sports and several outdoor activities including golfing, hiking and coastal fishing.
Dr. Messer's training in Greenville and love for the community has provided him with a unique patient-centered approach in treating locals in need. He accredits his approach to the years of wonderful experiences he has had assisting the upstate community,and his small town roots,which has improved his insight into better providing them with lifelong wellness procedures.
William A. Messer, MD is certified by the American Academy of Family Medicine. He is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians.