White Oak Of Columbia

White Oak of Columbia is a 120 bed skilled nursing center conveniently located in the heart of Columbia within a short drive from three major hospitals.  We provide long term nursing care, as well as short term rehabilitation.

Nursing care is provided by Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses, and Certified Nursing Assistants 24-hours a day.  Our interdisciplinary team develops an appropriate plan of care for each individual in coordination with the physician’s orders.  The service of White Oak of Columbia is more than caring for immediate physical or medical needs.  Through understanding, compassion, professionalism and respect, we strive to enhance the quality of life for each individual.

Rehabilitation Services Available

  • General Rehabilitation (due to General Deconditioning Following an Extended Illness, Surgery or Hospitalization)
  • Amputee Rehabilitation
  • Back Injury Rehabilitation
  • Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation
  • Orthopedic Rehabilitation
  • Stroke Rehabilitation


  • Admissions 24/7
  • Balance and Fall Prevention Training
  • Case Management / Discharge Planning Service
  • Dementia Care
  • Dysphagia Therapy
  • Diathermy
  • Home Evaluations
  • Patient, Family and Caregiver Education
  • Peripheral Neuropathy Therapy
  • Prosthetics and Orthotics Training
  • Accelerated Care Plus Program
  • Speech Language Therapy (including memory, cognition and communication skills
  • Therapy Availability Seven Days a Week
  • Wound Care
  • Electrical Stimulation
  • Omnicycle
  • Safe Transitions

Get To Know Our Facility


Nathan Nesmith


Nathan has been employed at White Oak as an administrator for over six (6) years in three locations, including Lancaster, Burlington, Kings Mountain, and currently Columbia. He has been a licensed nursing home administrator since 1999 and maintains active licenses in North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia. He has extensive experience in, and passion for, physical rehabilitation, having worked for HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospitals and RehabCare for a combined fourteen (14) years prior to coming onboard with White Oak. A former state nursing home surveyor, Nathan has extensive knowledge of CMS regulations affecting nursing homes.

Provides a warm “part of family” feeling.
— My InnerView Resident & Family Satisfaction Survey

Things To Do


Riverbanks Botanical Garden

Head out and enjoy the weather at the beautiful Riverbanks Botanical Garden. With numerous exhibits of plants of all types and leisurely walking paths it is no wonder that HGTV voted it as one of 20 great public gardens in America.

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If you are looking for sophisticated food and a casual environment, head on over to Mr. Friendly’s. With southern classics with a twist, including fried steak, étouffée, seafood, and their famous meatloaf, no one leaves Mr Friendly’s hungry! 

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south carolina state museum

The South Carolina State Museum is a Smithsonian Institution Affiliated Program that offers a wide range of exhibits highlighting South Carolina's history, art, natural history, and science and technology.  Spend the day learning about the great state of South Carolina right in the heart of the capital!

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The Gourmet Shop is situated in the heart of Columbia’s well known 5-points area. Walk in and shop the beautiful assortment of cheeses, wines, cookware, glassware, gifts, and more. Afterwards grab a bite to eat next door in their cafe and enjoy their numerous artisan sandwiches, soups, and salads. 

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Contact This Facility

White Oak of COLUMBIA

3001 Beechaven Rd
Columbia, SC 29240

Phone: 803-782-4363
Fax: 803-782-4366

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