Peter Rippey, MD, CAQSM
Dr. Rippey is a physician practicing family medicine and sports medicine at St. Joseph/Candler Hospital System in Bluffton, South Carolina. He treats all ages at a hospital-owned clinic and focuses on sports medicine, fracture care, and dermatologic procedures. Dr. Rippey began practicing in 2012 and has been involved in sports programs at the middle school, high school, and college level. In addition to his work in primary care and sports medicine, Dr. Rippey regularly moonlights in an emergency department and has provided urgent care services at Daytona Speedway.
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Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)
Sudden infant death syndrome is the unexplained reason a baby under 1 year old dies while sleeping. There are no warning signs or symptoms.