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Sherwood, Garrett Bernard, MD

Affiliated with Novant Health
4.80 out of 5 | 176 reviews
Medical Oncology | Hematology
Novant Health Cancer Institute - Forsyth (Medical Oncology)
(336) 277-8800
Ratings
4.80
Overall rating
4.23
Administration and Staff
4.44
Medically Informed Visit
4.66
Bedside Manner
4.70
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The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our nationally-recognized NRC Health Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

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Comments
Patient Comments 24 reviews
August 18, 2022
Dr. Sherwood has a soothing demeanor about him. I think he is truthful, caring and very bright. Most doctors do but not all. I feel very comfortable under his care. W-S and Novant is blessed to have him.
-Patient in WINSTON SALEM, North Carolina

July 24, 2022
I have been a patient for two and a half years the staff has always treated me very professional
-Patient in WALNUT COVE, North Carolina

July 20, 2022
I have had a good experience with this facility, Drs. and nurses.
-Patient in FRIES, Virginia

July 16, 2022
Dr. Sherwood is an excellent physician, was very knowledgeable.
-Patient in WINSTON SALEM, North Carolina

July 11, 2022
I answered a couple of the early questions wrong and gave them lower numbers. Then I intend to, because Dr. Sherwood covered everything beautifully and understandably gave me all the time I needed and so it should have been 4's straight across. I'm very grateful for my care there. Thanks.
-Patient in CLEMMONS, North Carolina



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Practice locations
Novant Health Cancer Institute - Forsyth (Medical Oncology)
(336) 277-8800


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Education


Medical School:
Wake Forest University
(2013)

Residency:
University of Alabama - Birmingham 2016

Fellowship:
University of Alabama - Birmingham 2019

Board Certifications:
Internal Medicine
Hematology
Medical Oncology


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I am a medical oncologist at Novant Health, specializing in lung cancer and thoracic malignancies. My father was my role model growing up and worked as an oral surgeon, which drew me towards a career in medicine from an early age. Like many families, my family was no stranger to cancer.

Very quickly in my medical training, I identified oncology as my area of interest. I made it my goal to always be accessible to my patients, and to communicate the details of their illness, treatment, and prognosis in clear and concise language. I believe it is the patient's right to know all of the details regarding their case and that I should prioritize their input in making treatment decisions.

I am passionate about identifying the latest cutting-edge research opportunities for my patients. That is why I am participating in Novant Health's effort to identify and overcome barriers to treatment for lung cancer patients in order to reduce the time from diagnosis to treatment and improve lung cancer outcomes. This is also why I co-chair the Thoracic Tumor Council and help lead the cancer physician team at Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center.

Special Interests: Thoracic Cancer

Gender: Male