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Sherwood, Garrett Bernard, MD

Affiliated with Novant Health
4.75 out of 5 | 146 reviews
Hematology and Oncology
Novant Health Cancer Institute - Forsyth (Medical Oncology)
(336) 277-8800
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Patient Comments 17 reviews
March 03, 2022
Best medical care ever!
-Patient in LEXINGTON, North Carolina

February 26, 2022
Thru out my illness the staff at Dr. Sherwood's office the lab the nurses and Med techs everyone has been exemplary with my care. Dr. Sherwood is the best ..His empathetic nature and positive demeanor is so encouraging to my husband and me. We are so thankful for him. We are more than grateful to all who have been a part of my experience .
-Patient in WALNUT COVE, North Carolina

February 17, 2022
I am delighted that Garrett B. Sherwood, MD will be taking care of me. I am in good hands. I miss Dr. G. But Dr. Sherwood is more than capable.
-Patient in WINSTON SALEM, North Carolina

December 25, 2021
Well run clinic, organized, great staff, warm handoffs throughout
-Patient in WINSTON SALEM, North Carolina

December 02, 2021
Dr Sherwood was direct very courteous and pleasant..provided options of care..very satisfied
-Patient in HIGH POINT, North Carolina


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

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Medical School:
Wake Forest University

University of Alabama - Birmingham 2016

University of Alabama - Birmingham 2019

Board Certifications:
Internal Medicine
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