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    Swofford, Joel Howard, MD

    Affiliated with Novant Health
    4.82 out of 5 | 137 reviews
    Family Medicine
    Novant Health Wilkes Medical Associates
    (336) 651-2980
    Ratings
    4.82
    Likelihood of your recommending this care provider to others
    4.84
    Your confidence in this care provider
    4.87
    Friendliness/courtesy of the care provider
    4.81
    Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition
    4.80
    Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries
    4.82
    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 9 reviews
    August 30, 2018
    Always concerned and a good dr and person
    -Patient in NORTH WILKESBORO, NC

    August 19, 2018
    I have the utmost confidence in Dr Swofford. He always gives me all the time needed and provides care needed.
    -Patient in WILKESBORO, NC

    August 02, 2018
    I am very pleased with Dr. Swofford. He is very knowledgeable and works hard to continue keeping me going. He has worked with my medications to find the best ones for my problems and strives to give the best care possible.
    -Patient in WILKESBORO, NC

    June 24, 2018
    Excellent experience!
    -Patient in WILKESBORO, NC

    June 09, 2018
    Dr. Swofford continues to be awesome.
    -Patient in WILKESBORO, 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


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    Gender: Male