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Welcome, from the CEO of Lighthouse Behavioral Health Hospital

Hello, I am Tom Ryba, CEO of Lighthouse Behavioral Health Hospital, and I want to personally thank you for taking the time to visit our website.

As the only freestanding behavioral health hospital in Horry, Georgetown, and Williamsburg counties, we stand committed to providing the highest quality, patient-centered care for those in our community. Together with a comprehensive, interdisciplinary treatment team, we work closely with our patients and their families to restore dignity and hope.

At Lighthouse Behavioral Health Hospital, our staff understands that safety, compassion and respect, as well as integrity and accountability, are paramount to successful treatment. Our goal is to provide a therapeutic environment that is conducive to treatment and recovery.

I hope you will take the time to view the information on this site about our various programs. If you need us, help is just a call away.


Tom Ryba

Chief Executive Officer