Columbia - Taylor Street

Columbia's knowledgeable and neighborly healthcare partner.

Experience the level of care and attention that a local, patient-centered pharmacy can provide. We’d love to earn your business.

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1520 A Taylor St.
Columbia, SC 29201
United States

Tel: 803-227-4451

Fax: 803-256-9727

Store Hours 

Monday - Friday 9:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday 9:00am - 1:00pm
Sunday Closed

Columbia - Taylor Street

Meet your Healthcare Team

Amari Holmes

  My name is Amari Holmes, and I was born and raised here in Columbia, SC.  I enjoy traveling with friends and making new memories.  I’m extremely family-oriented, and enjoy helping others! 

Angie Parcheta

Angie Parcheta joined Hawthorne Medical Equipment in 2010. She and her husband, Tim, have a passion for serving their community wherever they are needed. She has found that helping those who need medical equipment very rewarding. She enjoys cooking, camping and spending time with her 5 grandchildren.

Cassey Eunice

My name is Cassey and I was born and raised right here in South Carolina. I graduated from the USC College of Pharmacy and have been with Hawthorne since December 2012. My favorite thing to do is spend time with my family!

Having grown up in Columbia as a patient at Hawthorne Pharmacy, Charlotte was excited to join the Hawthorne team in December of 2013. She is a graduate of the University of Georgia and South Carolina College of Pharmacy and currently resides in the Heathwood area with her husband, Thomas, and young son, Lawson. Charlotte enjoys working the retail side of pharmacy. After working in a large retail chain, she appreciates the friendly, helpful staff and environment here at Hawthorne. Working at an independent pharmacy has been a very rewarding experience and has allowed her to help customers even more.

Erin Miller

My name is Erin and I am from Swansea, South Carolina. I have worked as a pharmacy technician at Hawthorne Pharmacy since 2017 and I enjoy being able to compound medications special for each patient. I currently am a dental hygiene student at Midlands Technical College and plan to graduate and obtain my license in May of 2021. Outside of work and school, I enjoy spending quality time with my family and my two dogs, Brodie and Luna!

Ivory Bertling

My name is Ivory and I attended the University of South Carolina Honors College for my undergraduate studies and later pharmacy school at the Medical University of South Carolina. My favorite things to do include cooking, hiking, and spending time with my family!

Karen Bodie

Karen Bodie

Certified Pharmacy Technician

My name is Karen Bodie and I live on Lake Greenwood.

I've been a Compounding technician for the past 15 years.

I’m very passionate about my work. In my spare time, I enjoy spending time with my family, riding my jet ski and group Fitness training.

Kennedy Duffie

My name is Kennedy and I am currently attending the University of South Carolina. I am striving towards my Pharmacy degree which I hope to graduate with in the next 5 years. My favorite things to do are traveling, boating, and trying new things!

Kim Cannan

I have been an employee at Hawthorne for over 27 years. I am the Director of Medical Equipment. I have an MBA from USC and am a COF as well. I have 3 kids and we're a marching band, cross country running, girl and boy scouting, camping family.

Linda Dickerson

Certified Pharmacy Technician

 Hi, my name is Linda. I've worked at Hawthorne for 8 years. I enjoy watching Hallmark movies, but not nearly as much as I love spending time with my daughters, grandsons, and granddogs!

Megan Branham

Megan Branham

Pharmacist | Location Manager

 Hello! My name is Megan Branham, and I am a pharmacist at Hawthorne Pharmacy on Taylor St. I’ve been happily serving Hawthorne customers since January 2018, and look forward to continue to do so for many years to come! When I’m not at work, you can catch my family and I taking our camper out for a weekend getaway! 

Philip Johnson

My name is Philip  and I am from South Carolina. I am a pharmacy technician and I greatly enjoy it! My hobbies include painting, running, hiking, and taking long walks on the Folly Beach as often as I can.

PJ Garrett

PJ Garrett

Certified Pharmacy Technician

My name is PJ and I am from Pelion, South Carolina. I graduated from the University of South Carolina with a degree in Exercise Science and I have been with Hawthorne since February 2019. I have been involved in pharmacy since 2008 and love helping patients. When I am not working I enjoy reading, singing, and spending time with my daughter and husband.

My name is Raegan and I am from North, South Carolina. I currently attend USC’s College of Pharmacy with plans to graduate next year with my doctorate! My favorite thing to do is take day trips with friends and family, especially to different beaches along the Carolina coast.

Tammela Tucker

Certified Pharmacy Technician

My name is Tammela and I am from Prosperity, South Carolina. I have been a pharmacy technician since 2012 and I have worked at Hawthorne since February 2019. In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my son and traveling.

Tanekqua Smith

   My name is Tanekqua.  I have been in the pharmacy world since 2012.  I am a Bronx native that enjoys hands-on interactions with our patients. I am extremely outgoing and enjoy doing different activities with my husband and daughter.  

Wendy Lee

Wendy Lee

Compounding Pharmacist

My name is Wendy and I am originally from Lancaster, Pennsylvania. I am a 2nd generation pharmacist and graduated from USC College of pharmacy. I love the area of compounding and helping patients with hormonal imbalances. I have been with Hawthorne Pharmacy since March 2012. When away from the pharmacy I enjoy running, reading, traveling, and playing board games with my family.

Zach Guinn

Zach Guinn

Certified Pharmacy Technician

My name is Zach and I’m from Lexington, South Carolina. I’ve been a pharmacy technician since 2007 and I’ve been happily working at Hawthorne pharmacy since July 2012. When not at work I enjoy reading, studying computer technology, and spending time with the family.

The Hawthorne Difference

We're Dedicated

We go the extra mile to get you the help you need.

We're Knowledgeable

We excel at coordinating complex care.

We're Genuine

We treat you with the same concern and respect we have for our own family.

We're Neighborly

We care about South Carolina and work hard to build lasting relationships with our community.

Our Services

Vaccines

We offer many routine vaccines on a walk-in basis. Other vaccines are available upon request. Available vaccines include:

  • Flu
  • Pneumonia
  • Shingles
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B
  • Human Papillomavirus (HPV)
  • Measles, Mumps, and Rubella
  • Meningococcal
  • Tetanus, Diphtheria, and Pertussis (DTap and Tdap)
  • Varicella 
Pharmacy

We’re ready to go the extra mile to get the help you need whether that’s a one-time prescription or on-going medications. 

Compounding

Our experienced compounding pharmacists can make the exact dosage and medicine combination you need. 

Medical Equipment

We’re here to help you with everything you need to support your wellness. 

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