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Blackwell, Derrick Lewis, DO

Affiliated with Novant Health
4.87 out of 5 | 186 reviews
Family Medicine
Novant Health Waxhaw Family Medicine
(704) 384-8640
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Patient Comments 62 reviews
May 25, 2021
Dr. Blackwell is excellent and his staff are great too.
-Patient in FORT MILL, South Carolina

May 13, 2021
Dr. Blackwell and all the Waxhaw Novant staff were very polite, courteous and knowledgeable of their responsibilities and made every effort to make you welcomed and comfortable.
-Patient in WAXHAW, North Carolina

May 11, 2021
Dr Blackwell listens to my concerns. Explains treatment well
-Patient in WAXHAW, North Carolina

May 09, 2021
Dr. Blackwell and his staff are the cat's meow. I wouldn't trade the. For anything or anyone! I've been seeing Dr. Blackwell for 5 or 6 years now ad am completely at peace.
-Patient in WAXHAW, North Carolina

May 08, 2021
Very friendly and professional. I would advise anyone to see Dr. Blackwell.
-Patient in WAXHAW, North Carolina


Practice locations
Novant Health Waxhaw Family Medicine
(704) 384-8640

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Medical School:
Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine

Michigan State University 2005

Michigan State University 2007

Board Certifications:
Family Medicine

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Dr. Derrick Blackwell prides himself on being compassionate and hard working. He enjoys the personal family connections that he makes in medicine and has a special interest in pediatrics, sports medicine and chronic disease management, including diabetes, hypertension and asthma. Dr. Blackwell also enjoys making disease prevention and patient education a big part of his practice. He feels blessed to be able to serve his community.

Gender: Male