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MacDonald, Laurie Penhall, MD

Affiliated with Novant Health
4.63 out of 5 | 104 reviews
Novant Health Forsyth Pediatrics - Oak Ridge
(336) 644-0994
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Patient Comments 16 reviews
October 23, 2022
Great care
-Patient in Oak Ridge, North Carolina

October 23, 2022
Grew experience
-Patient in OAK RIDGE, North Carolina

July 08, 2022
The doctors & nurses are great here! Quick appts, friendly all around, and they genuinely care for my child!
-Patient in OAK RIDGE, North Carolina

June 26, 2022
Dr McDonald is awesome
-Patient in GREENSBORO, North Carolina

May 16, 2022
Thank you! Very easy and fast appointment with nice and caring team!
-Patient in KERNERSVILLE, North Carolina


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Novant Health Forsyth Pediatrics - Oak Ridge
(336) 644-0994

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Medical School:
Wake Forest University

Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center 2000

Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center 2002

Children`s Memorial Hospital 2003

Board Certifications:

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Children surround Laurie P. MacDonald, MD, nearly 24 hours a day. When she is not with her great patients at Novant Health she is generally home with her husband and their five children. All of that firsthand experience has helped Dr. MacDonald see how great an impact a pediatrician can have on a patient and a family. She greatly enjoys taking care of children and their families as they grow. She also loves the variety that pediatrics provides and being able to provide sick and well-child care. Dr. MacDonald is committed to her patients, her office and her community and is grateful to work in a community that values and cherishes its young people and families.

Gender: Female