LaChiana A. Hamilton, DNP

Chelsea Medical Center
719 Okatie HWY
Okatie, SC 29909-3963
Phone: 843-987-7400
Specialty: Pediatrics

Dr. LaChiana A. Hamilton was certified as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in February, 2017.  Prior to practicing medicine, she served in the United States Military as an Army Officer from 1997-2009.  She was born and raised in the United States. She has lived all over the United States, as well as in Germany, Korea, Iraq, and Kuwait. She is married to a retired Army officer, and she has 2 children. She enjoys quilting, photography, roller blading, writing and bike riding.  

More About Dr. Hamilton

Degrees and Certifications

  • Pediatric Nursing Certification Board, 2016


  • Bachelor of Science in Biology, Mercer University, 1997
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, University of South Florida, 2012
  • Master of Arts in Human Resource Management, 2000
  • Master of Science in Nursing, 2016
  • Doctor of Science in Nursing, 2016


  • National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners
  • Pat Tillman Foundation

Community Involvement

  • Low Country Community Church

Hobbies and Interests

  • Biking, Roller Blading
  • Quilting
  • Spending time with my family