White Oak of Charleston
9285 Medical Plaza Dr.
Charleston, SC  29406-9103

Ruth Walker, Administrator
843-797-8282 ext.260

Monica Rhoad, Director of Admissions and Marketing
843-797-8282 ext.298

Charleston, SC

White Oak of Charleston

White Oak of Charleston physical therapy courtyard

We provide 5 Star Care

Our mission is

“To enhance the quality of life while rendering healthcare services to our patients”

White Oak of Charleston consists of a 132 bed skilled nursing center with an adjoining 44 bed rehabilitation center. We are currently rated a 5 star facility by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid ( We’re conveniently located off I-26 in North Charleston within a medical plaza that includes Trident Hospital and numerous physician’s offices. This provides convenient access to all hospital services. We’re also close to beautiful parks including Cypress Gardens and a short drive to historic downtown Charleston.
To learn more about White Oak of Charleston, please contact our Admissions Department at (843) 797-8282.

White Oak of Charleston
9285 Medical Plaza Dr.
Charleston, SC 29406-9103


  • Rehabilitation Center
  • Large rehabilitation gym
  • Occupational therapy kitchen
  • Formal dining room
  • Beauty/Barber salon
  • White Oak van for transportation
  • Cable TV & telephone
  • Beautiful courtyards

Skilled Nursing

We provide around the clock care for our residents. Nursing care is provided by Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses, and Certified Nursing Assistants 24-hours a day. The interdisciplinary team develops an appropriate plan of care for each resident in coordination with the physicians’ orders. The service of White Oak is much more than caring for immediate physical or medical needs. Through understanding, compassion, professionalism and respect, the facility staff strives to enhance the quality of life for each resident.


  • Individualized 24-hour nursing care
  • Licensed therapy: Physical, Occupational, Speech
  • 149 skilled nursing beds
  • Physician services & medical evaluation
  • 24/7 Admissions
  • Wound care specialist
  • Pain management
  • Pharmacy services
  • Oxygen & IV therapy
  • Dysphasia (swallow) therapy
  • Cognitive re-training
  • Social services & discharge planning
  • Supportive counseling
  • Recreation & activities
  • Two Registered dietitians
  • Podiatry services
  • Medical director
  • Mobile library services
  • Laundry & housekeeping services


  • Large rehabilitation gym
  • Occupational therapy kitchen
  • Formal dining room
  • Beauty/Barber salon
  • White Oak van for transportation
  • Cable TV & telephone hookups
  • Beautiful courtyards

Programs and Activities

  • Weekly pet therapy
  • Religious services
  • Music activities
  • Arts & crafts
  • Exercise activities
  • Charleston Riverdogs Games
  • Outings to nearby attractions

Short Term Rehabilitation Center

White Oak of Charleston Rehabilitation Center is committed to providing quality care and rehabilitation services. Our center offers various levels of rehabilitation and therapy intensity to patients requiring short term rehabilitation before they return home. Our multidisciplinary team works closely with patients and their families to tailor each patients unique and individual treatment goals. This allows each patient to maximize their fullest potential while improving mobility, strength, endurance, activities of daily living and overall quality of life

White Oak Rehabilitation Center is ideal for individuals recovering from:

  • Stroke
  • Orthopaedic injury/Joint Replacement
  • Cardiopulmonary conditions
  • Upper or lower extremity amputation
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Other disabling conditions resulting from extending illness, hospitalization or surgery

Rehabilitation Center Amenities

  • Spacious private and semi private rooms
  • Cable and private telephone lines
  • 2000 square foot rehabilitation gym
  • Occupational Therapy kitchen
  • Physical Therapy courtyard
  • Formal Dining Room
  • Beauty/Barber Salon
  • Laundry Services
  • Recreational Therapy Activity Room

White Oak Rehabilitation Services

  • Occupational, Physical and Speech Therapy Services
  • 24 hour nursing care
  • Physician Services
  • Pain management
  • Home Evaluations
  • Medication management
  • IV and oxygen therapy
  • Wound Care management
  • Recreational Therapists
  • Music Therapist
  • Tracheostomy management
  • Restorative Nursing
  • CPAP and BIPAP management
  • Registered Dietitians
  • Tube Feed
  • Bariatric Management
  • Transportation Van for follow up appointments
  • Outpatient Therapy for continued therapy following discharge
  • Social Services and discharge planning

Latest News

“Living the Aloha Spirit” was the theme for National Nursing Home Week (NNHW), May 11-17, 2014. White Oak of Charleston joined in on the celebration by turning the facility into a tropical paradise and having special daily activities and parties that honor our residents and employees.

To Hawaiians, the word “aloha” has a deeper significance than just a fond farewell. By “Living the Aloha Spirit”, we show others love and respect and joyfully share life in order to create a better world. Key attributes of the “Aloha Spirit” include patience, kindness, good feelings and respect in caring about others. We encouraged everyone to join in the the “Aloha Spirit” not just for that week, but always! To learn more about National Nursing Home Week visit

Nursing Home Week celebrations

White Oak Activities Staff getting into the Aloha spirit!