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Swofford, Joel Howard, MD

Affiliated with Novant Health
4.91 out of 5 | 76 reviews
Family Medicine
Novant Health Wilkes Medical Associates
(336) 651-2980
Ratings
4.91
Likelihood of your recommending this care provider to others
4.92
Your confidence in this care provider
4.92
Friendliness/courtesy of the care provider
4.89
Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition
4.91
Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries
4.89
Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your treatment
4.91
Degree to which care provider talked with you using words you could understand
4.91
Amount of time the care provider spent with you
4.86
Information the care provider gave you about medications (if any)
4.86
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. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

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Comments
Patient Comments 14 reviews
December 02, 2020
Both Doctor Swofford and his nurse were excellent.
-Patient in FERGUSON, NC

December 02, 2020
Dr Joel Swofford is the best primary care doctor! I would recommend him to anyone!
-Patient in N WILKESBORO, NC

November 30, 2020
Dr. Swofford always takes the time necessary to explain any issues about my health. He shows concern and looks for best treatment options. He is a great doctor.
-Patient in WILKESBORO, NC

November 17, 2020
*Dr. Swofford listens to my concerns and helps me to worry less. He is the best doctor I have ever seen.
-Patient in ROARING RIVER, NC

September 27, 2020
He spent so much time with us going through each medication and explaining each. He was very thorough.
-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

Board Certifications:
Family Medicine


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Gender: Male