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Grote, Thomas Howard, MD

Affiliated with Novant Health
4.86 out of 5 | 403 reviews
Hematology and Oncology
Novant Health Cancer Institute - Wilkesboro
(336) 903-6362
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Patient Comments 94 reviews
August 07, 2021
What a wonderful office ! Dr Grote is so knowledgeable and explains everything. His staff is super - and the lady that gets my blood and her co worker are always friendly .
-Patient in YADKINVILLE, North Carolina

July 11, 2021
Excellent and friendly staff and knowledgeable and professional staff and awesome care from all staff members
-Patient in CRUMPLER, North Carolina

July 10, 2021
DrGrote is the best. A real shining jewel in the medical world.
-Patient in WILKESBORO, North Carolina

July 02, 2021
Being informed is very important to me and this provider is great at listening and answering all my questions
-Patient in N WILKESBORO, North Carolina

June 17, 2021
Dr. Grote made me feel safe and hopeful.
-Patient in MILLERS CREEK, North Carolina


Practice locations
Novant Health Cancer Institute - Wilkesboro
(336) 903-6362

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Medical School:
Duke University

Vanderbilt Medical Center 1983

Vanderbilt Medical Center 1985

Vanderbilt Medical Center 1987

Board Certifications:
Internal Medicine
Medical Oncology

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Dr. Grote was instrumental in the formation of Forsyth Regional Cancer Center in 2002 and served as medical director from 2002 to 2013. He is co-creator of the center's patient navigation, genetics and quality control programs, as well as its tumor boards and advisory committees. His community service includes working as medical director of Hospice and Palliative Care Center, becoming a speaker for cancer services and serving on the hospice board. Dr. Grote has published articles and spoken nationally and internationally about his research in clinical oncology including presentations at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). When he is not working, he enjoys traveling and spending time with his wife and three children.

Special Interests: Gastrointestinal Cancer, Colorectal Cancer, Hematology, Malignant Hematology, General Oncology

Gender: Male
Additional Languages Spoken: French