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**************CareSouth Carolina is administering the COVID-19 vaccine by appointments and walk-ins. Please click the 'learn more' button below for a full schedule. ***************

In addition, the MOBY units are providing COVID-19 vaccines at community locations. The schedule for these vaccine clinics can be found in the calendar tab. Walk-ins are welcome and you DO NOT need an appointment. ****************

CareSouth Carolina has resumed its distribution of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine at its drive-up mobile and pop-up events.

Zenaida Candela, M.D.

Zenaida Candela, M.D.

Zenaida Candela, M.D., is a Medical Doctor practices at CareSouth Carolina’s Bennettsville Pediatric office. She attended Santo Tomas University where she received her B.S. in Medical Technology and Doctor of Medicine.




Santo Tomas University, B.S. in Medical Technology – Espana, Manila, Philippines

Santo Tomas University, Doctor of Medicine – Espana, Manila, Philippines


Certified Pediatrician by the American Board of Pediatrics

Pediatric Advanced Life Support

Neonatal Advanced Life Support

Professional Experience:

Marlboro Park Hospital – Bennettsville, SC

Bennettsville Pediatrics, Pediatrician – Bennettsville, SC

The Children’s Hospital of Buffalo, Neonatal Intensive Care Fellow – Buffalo, NY

The State University of New York, Resident in General Pediatrics – Syracuse, NY

General Pediatric Practice – Manila, Philippines and Laguna, Philippines

Santo Tomas University Hospital, Resident in General Pediatrics – Espana, Manila, Philippines

Santo Tomas University Hospital, Internship – Espana, Manila, Philippines


The American Academy of Pediatrics

The American Medical Association

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