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Turk, Peter Smith, MD,FACS

Affiliated with Novant Health
4.91 out of 5 | 323 reviews
Complex General Surgical Oncology
Novant Health Cancer Institute - Elizabeth (Breast Cancer)
(980) 302-6500
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Patient Comments 28 reviews
October 22, 2021
I was very pleased with Dr Turk & staff. All my questions were answered in a way I could understand. All my appointments were made within 24 hrs from my visit.
-Patient in INDIAN LAND, South Carolina

October 21, 2021
great dr and great staff. very friendly and listened to me
-Patient in Charlotte, North Carolina

October 21, 2021
I felt cared for by everyone. It was an exceptional experience.
-Patient in WAXHAW, North Carolina

October 17, 2021
Dr. Turk and his team were amazing! Very professional, kind, caring and I left knowing next steps and what to aspect. The moment my husband and I walked into the clinic, from the main level team (so warm and welcoming) to 4th floor. Outstanding job.
-Patient in CHARLOTTE, North Carolina

October 16, 2021
This office has the most friendly and happiest people that I have ever experienced!
-Patient in ROCK HILL, South Carolina


Practice locations
Novant Health Cancer Institute - Elizabeth (Breast Cancer)
(980) 302-6500
Novant Health Cancer Institute - Elizabeth (Therapeutics)
(980) 302-6760

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Medical School:
Indiana University - Indianapolis

University of Tennessee Center for Health Sciences 1990

Brown University 1992

Board Certifications:
General Surgery

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I am the medical director of surgical oncology at Novant Health Cancer Institute, and co-director of the breast cancer program at Novant Health.

Having graduated with Alpha Omega Alpha honors from medical school, I am passionate about clinical research and have authored/coauthored many textbook chapters and peer-reviewed articles focused on breast and GI cancer.

I have been on clinical faculty at Brown University and UNC-Chapel Hill, and served as past president of the NC Chapter of the American College of Surgeons. Other recognitions include being selected as top physician annually in Charlotte Magazine, NC Business Journal and Best Doctors of America.

I seek to establish trust with each new patient throughout the individualized treatment process, utilizing all the resources available through the Novant Health Cancer Institute.

Special Interests: Breast Cancer, Melanoma, Skin Cancer, Sarcoma

Gender: Male