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Swofford, Joel Howard, MD

Affiliated with Novant Health
4.87 out of 5 | 87 reviews
Family Medicine
Novant Health Wilkes Medical Associates
(336) 651-2980
Ratings
4.87
Likelihood of your recommending this care provider to others
4.91
Your confidence in this care provider
4.92
Friendliness/courtesy of the care provider
4.85
Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition
4.85
Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries
4.86
Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your treatment
4.92
Degree to which care provider talked with you using words you could understand
4.85
Amount of time the care provider spent with you
4.86
Information the care provider gave you about medications (if any)
4.84
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.

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Comments
Patient Comments 13 reviews
June 13, 2020
Dr. Swofford is a wonderful doctor and takes great care of me.
-Patient in PURLEAR, NC

March 25, 2020
Extremely pleased
-Patient in NORTH WILKESBORO, NC

March 19, 2020
Couldn't be better if I were a relative.
-Patient in FERGUSON, NC

February 28, 2020
My family are all patients of *Joel H. Swofford *Doc Swofford is very intelligent, motivated and caring. We highly recommend him. We couldn't replace *Dr. Swofford. He's been our doctor for 30 years. We elected to pay a higher insurance premium to stay with Novant because of *Dr. Joel Swofford and his staff.
-Patient in HAYS, NC

February 27, 2020
*Joel Swafford has been my doctor for 25 years and he only gets better. I would gladly put my life in his hands. And he's NEVER made me feel uncomfortable.
-Patient in NORTH 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