Located in Charleston, S.C., Carolina Family Care, Peninsular offers a variety of health care services for people of all ages. It employs board-certified physicians who specialize in the disciplines of pediatrics and internal medicine. The clinic provides laboratory testing services for the detection of various communicable and infectious diseases. Carolina Family Care, Peninsular is a part of the Medical University of South Carolina, which is an academic institution that provides educational opportunities and patient care services. The institution serves more than 3,000 students and residents. It employs over 11,000 faculty and support staff members. It conducts clinical trials and research activities to determine effectiveness of various drugs. .