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Guthmann, Howard Milton, MD

Affiliated with Novant Health
4.95 out of 5 | 208 reviews
Family Medicine
Novant Health Waxhaw Family Medicine
(704) 384-8640
Ratings
4.95
Likelihood of your recommending this care provider to others
4.96
Your confidence in this care provider
4.96
Friendliness/courtesy of the care provider
4.95
Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition
4.93
Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries
4.94
Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your treatment
4.96
Degree to which care provider talked with you using words you could understand
4.93
Amount of time the care provider spent with you
4.94
Information the care provider gave you about medications (if any)
4.94
Instructions the care provider gave you about follow-up care (if any)
The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Learn more about our survey process. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

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Comments
Patient Comments 45 reviews
February 28, 2020
I have been seeing Dr. Guthman for about 20 years and and always get great care from everyone there.
-Patient in INDIAN LAND, SC

February 27, 2020
*Dr. Guthmann has provided excellent care. Whatever needed to be done he always followed through and my wife and I have so much confidence in him and recommend him to many others.
-Patient in WAXHAW, NC

February 17, 2020
I've gone to him for almost nine years, and I've become more disappointed through the years (after a fine beginning). I rarely go to the doc, but I do work for and have insurance and think it's prudent to see the doc when I'm ill (even if the illness is just one more virus my child brought home from school). Lately, he gives off the vibe that I am wasting his time. Twice on visits in the last year, when I have inquired about a second -- legitimate, documented -- issue that I was experiencing in addition to the primary cause for my visit that day, he expressed irritation that I asked about another issue. When I was describing medication I had been prescribed by a doc on a recent visit to an out-of-town "minute clinic," he literally said, "I don't care." I'd dearly love to change to a provider who actually cared about my well-being. In my profession, I'd be fired for this kind of callousness and lack of professionalism.
-Patient in WAXHAW, NC

February 10, 2020
Fantastic experience. Dr Guthman spent an incredible amount of time walking me through my medical history and current symptoms.
-Patient in WAXHAW, NC

February 03, 2020
I never feel rushed
-Patient in WAXHAW, NC



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Practice locations
Novant Health Waxhaw Family Medicine
(704) 384-8640


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Education
Medical School:
Univ. of Tennessee - Memphis
(1981)

Residency:
Oral Roberts University 1984

Board Certifications:
Family Medicine


Learn More
Dr. Howard Guthmann helped start Novant Health Waxhaw Family & Sports Medicine almost 20 years ago. He still loves taking care of the entire family, from newborns to the elderly. Over the years he has realized the limitations of even modern medicine and encourages his patients to work on the lifestyle changes that are so much safer and often more effective than pills or supplements. He and his wife of 37 years have lived in Waxhaw for 24 years and have raised 9 children. He loves his church and enjoys woodworking.

Gender: Male