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School of Medicine Columbia

Faculty and Staff

James W. Fant, M.D.

Title: Clinical Associate Professor of Internal Medicine
Division Chief
Department: Internal Medicine
School of Medicine Columbia
Phone: 803-540-1000
Office: Internal Medicine
2 Medical Park, Ste. 502

Columbia, SC 29203


Medical University of South Carolina, MD, 1986

Pitt County Memorial Hospital/East Carolina University, 1989

Wilford Hall, USAF Medica Center, Lackland AFB, 1991


Board Certifications
American Board of Internal Medicine, 1989
American Board of Internal Medicine - Rheumatology, 1992


Dr. Fant graduated medical school from the Medical University of South Carolina in 1986. He completed his residency at Memorial Hospital and East Carolina University in Greenville, NC in 1989. Dr. Fant also completed a Rheumatology Fellowship at Wilford Hall, USAF-MC in Lackland, AFB, San Antonio, Texas in 1991. He joined the Division of Rheumatology in 2001 where he is currently the division Director and Associate Professor of Clinical Internal Medicine. His academic interests include systemic rheumatologic disorders and software development - computerized medical record and rheumatology progress note generation.

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