Marion Verner is a Board Certified Pediatric Cardiologist. • He is a graduate of the prestigious University of South Carolina’s College of Medicine. • He is a kind, caring, and generous individual who has built a strong reputation amongst the pediatric cardiology patient community.
He was born in South Carolina, and attended a private Christian school all throughout elementary, junior high, and high school. • After high school, he moved to attend college at the University of South Carolina. • While there, he studied molecular genetics and was a pre-med major. • Here, he also started volunteering at a hospital for children with congenital defects.
Working with these children ignited Marion with a spark to do something for them. Most often they were children who had inherited or genetic heart conditions. • They required constant care and special attention to either better the quality of life or prevent from dying. • Being at such close quarters with these children, Marion Verner realized that this is what he wanted to do with the rest of his life.
After graduation, he applied to medical school and began working towards an M.D. In medical school, he met his wife Gina. • She shared his love and affection for the not so fortunate children, and in her he found a partner for life. • Not only did she understand him well, she also joined in on the causes that he most believed.
Marion has two children, both of whom are in high school. • He is a loving and devoted father and is always supportive of his children. • He makes it a point to take his family on vacation at least once a year. • He is also a strong believer of spending all vacations together. • He likes to host Thanksgiving at his house. During Christmas, he enjoys going with his family to volunteer at a homeless shelter to serve and feed the less unfortunate.