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Dorton, Peter John, MD

Affiliated with Novant Health
4.86 out of 5 | 319 reviews
Family Medicine
Novant Health Primary Care Foxcroft
(704) 316-3136
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Patient Comments 94 reviews
August 08, 2021
Dr. Dorton is extremely helpful and understanding. Explains everything well and takes his time to make sure all my questions and concerns are answered.
-Patient in MATTHEWS, North Carolina

July 18, 2021
Dr. Dorton and all staff members are upbeat and helpful, they keep appointments on time with minimal waiting, and are concerned about my health.
-Patient in MATTHEWS, North Carolina

July 16, 2021
Dr Dorton and his team work flawlessly together. So good to visit there for lab work, then the exam in the following days.
-Patient in Charlotte, North Carolina

July 07, 2021
I'm very appreciative of the care I receive at Novant Health Primary Care Foxcroft.
-Patient in CHARLOTTE, North Carolina

July 06, 2021
I can always trust and depend on Dr. Dorton and his staff to make sure all my health needs are met.
-Patient in CHARLOTTE, North Carolina


Practice locations
Novant Health Primary Care Foxcroft
(704) 316-3136

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Medical School:
The Brody School Of Medicine at ECU University

AnMed Health Program (Anderson) 1997

AnMed Health Program (Anderson) 1999

Board Certifications:
Family Medicine

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A native of North Carolina, Dr. Peter Dorton is happy to be practicing close to home. He likes the variety that family medicine offers and enjoys helping people with acute problems, as well as management of chronic conditions and has a special fondness for adolescent medicine. While helping patients feel better is important to Dr. Dorton, he would rather help them stay well. He has a passion for motivating patients with the knowledge and resources to promote optimal health, happiness and healing, when necessary. When he is not working, Dr. Dorton enjoys spending time with his wife, Dr. Chasse Bailey-Dorton. Together they have three children and are an active family and participate in all kinds of sports and outdoor activities.

Gender: Male
Additional Languages Spoken: Sign language