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Thomas, Walter Earl, MD

Affiliated with Novant Health
4.90 out of 5 | 154 reviews
Novant Health Matthews Children's Clinic
(704) 384-1080
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Patient Comments 16 reviews
October 31, 2022
Has always been a great experience!
-Patient in WAXHAW, North Carolina

August 29, 2022
Nothing short of amazing! Doctor Walter Thomas was great, very thorough, and answered all of my questions. He even made it clear that if my child didn’t get better to please message him or call the office because he was on call that weekend. He followed up two different days on the results of my child tests. This is comforting and amazing that he took time out to update us.
-Patient in INDIAN TRAIL, North Carolina

July 13, 2022
We just love Dr. Thomas...He has been both of our kids pediatrician since they were born. He is such a nice, kind person who provides great care and advice. My son will be turning 21 and we have to move on but have loved being Dr Thomas's patient!
-Patient in CHARLOTTE, North Carolina

May 26, 2022
Dr Thomas is a great doctor !
-Patient in Unknown, Unknown

April 15, 2022
It was NOT Rushed and ALL questions I had we answers.
-Patient in INDIAN TRAIL, North Carolina


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Novant Health Matthews Children's Clinic
(704) 384-1080

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Medical School:
Wake Forest University

Carolinas Medical Center 1985

Carolinas Medical Center 1987

Board Certifications:

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Walter Thomas, MD, loves building relationships and trust with families. As a pediatrician, he finds it especially gratifying to take care of his second generation of patients. He enjoys serving and helping families, children in particular, and making an impact on their lives. Dr. Thomas has been married to his wife, Patricia, since 1984. They have seven children and three granddaughters. When he's not working, Dr. Thomas likes to spent his free time camping, hiking and woodworking. He is also a volunteer with Boy Scouts and participates in church and mission trip activities.

Gender: Male