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Swofford, Joel Howard, MD

Affiliated with Novant Health
4.82 out of 5 | 132 reviews
Family Medicine
Novant Health Wilkes Medical Associates
(336) 651-2980
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Patient Comments 9 reviews
August 30, 2018
Always concerned and a good dr and person

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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Novant Health Wilkes Medical Associates
(336) 651-2980

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Medical School:
Wake Forest University 1987

East Tennessee College of Medicine 1990

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Gender: Male