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    Swofford, Joel Howard, MD

    Affiliated with Novant Health
    4.85 out of 5 | 139 reviews
    Family Medicine
    Novant Health Wilkes Medical Associates
    (336) 651-2980
    Ratings
    4.85
    Likelihood of your recommending this care provider to others
    4.85
    Your confidence in this care provider
    4.88
    Friendliness/courtesy of the care provider
    4.79
    Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition
    4.78
    Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries
    4.80
    Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your treatment
    4.85
    Degree to which care provider talked with you using words you could understand
    4.84
    Amount of time the care provider spent with you
    4.78
    Information the care provider gave you about medications (if any)
    4.77
    Instructions the care provider gave you about follow-up care (if any)
    The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Learn more about our survey process. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

    Novant Health Medical Group has earned the Press Ganey Seal of Integrity for having met scientifically rigorous standards for collecting and publicly reporting patient experience data. The Seal of Integrity affirms the validity of the organization's program and ensures that provider's performance ratings are objectively and accurately represented.


    Comments
    Patient Comments 12 reviews
    March 28, 2019
    *Dr. Swofford is the best dr. in the place.
    -Patient in ROARING RIVER, NC

    March 25, 2019
    Dr. Swofford is great.
    -Patient in LEWISVILLE, NC

    March 20, 2019
    Dr Swofford is a great doctor. Very smart, and very caring. It has always been a pleasant experience.
    -Patient in PURLEAR, NC

    January 29, 2019
    Dr. Swofford is great!
    -Patient in N WILKESBORO, NC

    January 28, 2019
    I have the utmost confidence in my doctor and feel very comfortable.
    -Patient in MORAVIAN FALLS, NC



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    Practice locations
    Novant Health Wilkes Medical Associates
    (336) 651-2980


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    Education
    Medical School:
    Wake Forest University
    (1987)

    Residency:
    East Tennessee College of Medicine 1990

    Board Certifications:
    Family Medicine


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    Gender: Male