Dr. Henry W. Tam, MD

Bio & Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Tam attended college at Clemson University and medical school at the Medical University of SC. He completed his residency at University of SC Medical School. He joined Family MedCenter of Aiken in 1990. Dr. Tam is Board Certified by the American Board of Family Practice. Along with Dr. Tam, we have a certified Nurse Practitioner, Stacey Bulfinch Idica, ANP, who sees and treats the many patients who choose Family MedCenter for their medical care. 

Date of Birth: 1957

Personal: Happily Married, 2 children

Hobbies: Tennis, Table Tennis, Snow Skiing, Chinese Cooking

Certification: American Board of Family Practice

Continuing Medical Education: Continues to meet criteria as required for AAFP

Present Employment: Family MedCenter of Aiken since 1990

Graduate Education: 

1988 - Finished Family Practice Training from University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia, SC

1985 - Doctor of Medicine from Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC

1980 - Bachelor of Science in Microbiology from Clemson University, Clemson, SC

1976 - Graduated from Spring Valley High School Columbia, SC


1988 - 1990 - Medical Director Physician at Clinch River Health Services, Inc, Dungannon, VA 

1989 - 1990 - Assistant Clinical Professor at Department of Family Practice, Eastern Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN 

1989 - 1990 - Active Hospital Privileges at Holston Valley Hospital and Medical Center, Kingsport, TN

1990 to Present - Active Medical Staff at Aiken Regional Medical Centers 


American Academy of Family Physicians
SC Academy of Family Physicians
SC Medical Association
Aiken Medical Society
1994 - Chinese Benevolent Association - Board Member - Augusta, GA
1996 - Occupational Health Alliance - Medical Director
1995 - 2010 - Pharmacy & Therapeutics Committee - ARMC

2010 to Present  - Affiliate Member of the Medical Staff - ARMC

2017 to Present  - Medical Director of Pruitt Hospice, Aiken SC
Hitchcock Rehabilitation Center - Medical Advisory committee

Letters of Appreciation:

1987 - Richland Memorial Hospital, Columbia, SC for being helpful in teaching medical students. 

Geriatric Fair, October 1987, Columbia, SC