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Dorton, Peter John, MD

Affiliated with Novant Health
4.88 out of 5 | 231 reviews
Family Medicine
Novant Health Primary Care Foxcroft
(704) 316-3136
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Patient Comments 94 reviews
June 29, 2021
It was a scary time, and I appreciated Dr Dorton’s thoroughness, patience and kindness and straightforward commentary and explanations.
-Patient in CHARLOTTE, North Carolina

June 23, 2021
Dr Dorton is fantastic! Caring and empathetic.
-Patient in CHARLOTTE, North Carolina

June 17, 2021
Can always count on being greeting warmly, treated with utmost care and thoughtfulness. They let me know that I matter to them! I recommend this practice at every opportunity I get!
-Patient in CHARLOTTE, North Carolina

June 16, 2021
Fantastic staff from the scheduling of the appointment to the leaving after my procedure. Professional and caring.
-Patient in Charlotte, North Carolina

June 10, 2021
I appreciate the TLC, honesty, n genuine care Dr Dorton gives me and my husband!
-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