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Lisa Lanning, DO

Lisa Lanning, DO

Family Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine
Degrees and Certifications
Bachelor of Science in Biology, Western Oregon University, Monmouth, Oregon
Master of Medical Science in Physician Assistant Studies, Pacific University, Forest Grove, Oregon
Doctor of Osteopathy, Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, Erie, Pennsylvania
Internship: McLeod Family Medicine Residency, Florence, South Carolina
Residency: McLeod Family Medicine Residency, Florence, South Carolina

Primary Location

HopeHealth Medical Plaza
360 North Irby St., Florence, SC 29501
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About Dr. Lanning

Originally from Salem, Oregon, Lisa Lanning, DO attended Pacific University and earned her Doctor of Osteopathy degree from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine. Prior to joining HopeHealth, she was a resident physician with the McLeod Family Medicine Residency Program in Florence and worked as a physician assistant in three different emergency departments in the Midlands and Pee Dee in addition to teaching with the Medical College of Georgia physician assistant program.

Dr. Lanning began seeing patients at HopeHealth in August, 2017, and is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine and the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. She is a member of the South Carolina Academy of Family Physicians, American Academy of Family Physicians, American Osteopathic Association, and American Medical Association.

Dr. Lanning practices full-spectrum family medicine with an emphasis in geriatrics, chronic care management, primary care behavioral health, and children’s and adolescent health. She is active in medical education and precepts Francis Marion University Physician Assistant students as well as medical students and resident physicians.



Publications and Presentations

  • Lanning LC; Dadig BA. A strategy for incorporating palliative care and end-of-life instruction into physician assistant education. Journal of Physician Assistant Education 2010; 21(4).
  • Gunder LM; Lanning LC. The sports physical. Clinician Reviews/Convenient Care 2010; 3(3):37.
  • Lanning Smith, LC. Dual diagnosis: Effective recognition and management of severe mental illness and substance abuse. Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants 2001; 14(2):2238.
  • Lanning Lowther, LC. “Reducing 30-Day Hospital Readmissions in Patients Treated for Pneumonia Who Reside in Skilled Nursing Facilities”. Florence, South Carolina. February-March 2017. In-service education at Faith Healthcare and Heritage Home SNFs and at MRMC Case Management Department monthly meeting.
  • Lanning Lowther, LC. “Alzheimer’s Awareness for Caregivers”. Pee Dee Picklers Association, Florence, South Carolina, June 2016. Lunch presentation to local advocacy group.
  • Lanning LC, Daitch LH. “Colon Cancer Prevention Education”. Physician Assistant Cancer Education. Faculty Development Initiative, Baylor College of Medicine Physician Assistant Program, Houston, Texas: April 2010.
  • Lanning LC. “Educational strategies to improve physician assistants’ ability to provide competent and compassionate care at the end of life”. Physician Assistant Education Association Annual Education Forum; November 6, 2009; Portland, Oregon.
  • Lanning LC. “Palliative care concepts”. Medical College of Georgia Homecoming; April 24, 2009; Augusta, Georgia.


  • McLeod Health Physicians Leadership Academy, 2017
  • National Health Service Corps Students to Service, 2014-2017
  • Clinical Excellence Award, Pacific University PA Program, 2000

Professional Associations

Volunteerism and Community Involvement

  • Community preceptor: McLeod Family Medicine Residency, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine (VCOM) – Carolinas medical students
  • Guest Lecturer, Francis Marion University Physician Assistant Program
  • Volunteer physician assistant and physician, Mercy Medicine Free Clinic, Florence
  • McLeod Health Clinical Effectiveness Committee, Pneumonia, 2017
  • McLeod Health Pain Management Committee, Safe and Effective Use Subcommittee, 2014

Hobbies & Interests

Gardening, cooking, wine, antiques, music, travel, coffee, tea with her sisters, classical singing, her puppies

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