Dr. Sattele grew up in Myrtle Beach, SC graduating from Socastee High School in 1982. After spending 4 years in the United States Air Force as a Medical Laboratory Specialist, he attended Francis Marion University in Florence, SC graduating with a biology and chemistry degree in 1990. He received his medical degree from the University of South Carolina, School of Medicine in Columbia, SC in 1995. He completed an Internal Medicine residency at Richland Memorial Hospital in Columbia, SC from 1995 – 1998, serving as Chief Resident in 1998.
He is licensed in the state of South Carolina to practice Medicine and Surgery. He is board certified in Internal Medicine and has been practicing medicine in Florence, SC since 1998. He has additional training in wound and skin care and was a practicing physician at the Wound Care Center for Carolinas Hospital System in Florence from 1998 - 2009. He was Medical Director for the Transitional Care Unit rehabilitation facility for Carolinas Hospital System from 2001 - 2007.
He has had extensive training in surgical and non-surgical cosmetics and has been practicing minimally invasive and non-surgical cosmetics since 2005. He left his medical practice in 2007 to focus solely on cosmetics and wound care.
Hometown: Myrtle Beach, SC
College: Francis Marion University 1987 - 1990
Medical School: University of South Carolina School of Medicine 1991 - 1995
Residency: Richland Memorial Hospital, Columbia, SC 1995 – 1998
Board Certification: Internal Medicine 1998, Recertification 2008
Dr. Sattele Introduces a New Member to The Rapid Weight Loss Team
“We would like to welcome Becky Harlan, MSN, FNP to our practice. Becky has been in Florence for 31 years and is married to Dr. Joe Harlan (neonatologist). Together they have 4 grown children. She has been employed with Pee Dee Internal Medicine for the past 20 years and finished nurse practitioner training in 2000 through MUSC. She has been seeing internal medicine and rheumatology patients for the past 11 years. I have known Becky since 2000 when I joined Pee Dee Internal Medicine. Becky will assist in seeing weight loss patients on some of their visits. We are fortunate to have her join our practice family recently. Please join us in welcoming Becky to our practice!”