Dr. Eddie Garrett

Name: Dr. Eddie Garrett

Degree(s) Earned: BS Pharmacy

Alma Mater(s): Univ of South Carolina

Graduation Year:1977

Hometown: Rock Hill, SC

Position: Staff Pharmacist

Location: Carolina Pharmacy – Rock Hill

Dr. Eddie Garrett

BSc. Pharm – Staff Pharmacist – Carolina Pharmacy Rock Hill & Woodland Rd

Eddie graduated from the University of South Carolina Pharmacy School in the late 1970s. As he will admit himself, times have changed. Eddie’s commitment to patient care has been his calling card since he graduated. He used to own his own independent pharmacy before deciding to call it quits and work as a staff pharmacist at Carolina Pharmacy. Eddie is a huge USC football fan, enjoys fishing and outdoor sports. Eddie also plays the guitar and banjo.

Why did you become a pharmacist?
“At the urging of my grandmother (her dad was pharmacist) and to help as many people as I could in society with their overall health.”
What interests do you have that you do in your spare time?
“Outdoor sports (fishing, boating, exploring.) automotive mechanics, music.”
Favourite sports teams?
“SC gamecocks and St Louis Cardinals.”
Favourite food?
“Anything Italian.”
Country you most want to visit?
“England.”
Favourite place to travel to?
“Any place with a large body of water.”
Brief info about your family?
“1 daughter age 30 and a wife of 42 years.”
Interesting fact about you?
“Play guitar and banjo. Rebuilt car engine at age 16.”
If you had to choose a celebrity to play you in a documentary about your life, who would it be, and why?
‘Harrison Ford because of the movie roles he played were usually of adventurous people.”