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Dorton, Peter John, MD

Affiliated with Novant Health
4.83 out of 5 | 383 reviews
Family Medicine
Novant Health Primary Care Foxcroft
(704) 316-3136
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Patient Comments 58 reviews
September 16, 2022
-Patient in Charlotte, North Carolina

September 11, 2022
Very happy with having Dr Dorton managing my care now. The office staff was very nice.
-Patient in Charlotte, North Carolina

September 01, 2022
Dr. Dorton has always been attentive, professional and pragmatic regarding my ongoing health. Showed much concern following a serious health issue 2 yrs ago.
-Patient in CHARLOTTE, North Carolina

August 29, 2022
Great staff
-Patient in Charlotte, North Carolina

August 28, 2022
Excellent in every way. Warm, friendly and caring. The doctor was an very good listener who made me feel that my concerns were important. I could not have been more pleased with my experience. The staff was pleasant and very efficient. The office was nice, also. I am happy to have found my new team.
-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