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Primary Care Foxcroft

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Whether you need an annual checkup for yourself or your child, relief for a cough that just won't go away, or help managing your care for a chronic disease, the providers at Novant Health Primary Care Foxcroft are here for you. With board certifications in family medicine, our physicians and nurse practitioners are highly qualified to care for patients of all ages with a wide variety of ailments. And, our office staff makes sure you receive remarkable care every time we see you.



Dorton, Peter John, MD

Affiliated with Novant Health
4.91 out of 5 | 127 reviews
Family Medicine
Novant Health Primary Care Foxcroft
(704) 316-3136
Ratings
4.91
Likelihood of your recommending this care provider to others
4.92
Your confidence in this care provider
4.97
Friendliness/courtesy of the care provider
4.94
Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition
4.94
Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries
4.95
Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your treatment
4.95
Degree to which care provider talked with you using words you could understand
4.91
Amount of time the care provider spent with you
4.88
Information the care provider gave you about medications (if any)
4.89
Instructions the care provider gave you about follow-up care (if any)
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Comments
Patient Comments 26 reviews
November 23, 2020
Great visit with Dr. Dorton. He listened to all my questions/comments/concerns and provided the necessary feedback. Great talking with him.
-Patient in MINT HILL, NC

November 17, 2020
*Dr. Dorton always takes time to sit and talk about what has been going on since last visit; NOT rushed or impersonal.
-Patient in CHARLOTTE, NC

October 23, 2020
*Dr. Dorton is awesome. Very caring & takes the time to genuinely listen. Very easy to talk to. Highly recommend *Dr. Dorton.
-Patient in FLETCHER, NC

October 14, 2020
Dr. Dorton and support staff are top notch!
-Patient in CHARLOTTE, NC

September 11, 2020
I never felt rushed. very attentive and was an excellent listener
-Patient in CHARLOTTE, NC



Appointments
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Practice locations
Novant Health Primary Care Foxcroft
(704) 316-3136


Provider video


Education


Medical School:
The Brody School Of Medicine at ECU University
(1996)

Internship:
AnMed Health Program (Anderson) 1997

Residency:
AnMed Health Program (Anderson) 1999

Board Certifications:
Family Medicine


Learn More
A native of North Carolina, Dr. Peter Dorton is happy to be practicing close to home. He likes the variety that family medicine offers and enjoys helping people with acute problems, as well as management of chronic conditions and has a special fondness for adolescent medicine. While helping patients feel better is important to Dr. Dorton, he would rather help them stay well. He has a passion for motivating patients with the knowledge and resources to promote optimal health, happiness and healing, when necessary. When he is not working, Dr. Dorton enjoys spending time with his wife, Dr. Chasse Bailey-Dorton. Together they have three children and are an active family and participate in all kinds of sports and outdoor activities.

Gender: Male
Additional Languages Spoken: Sign language



Location

Hours

Monday to Friday
7 a.m. to 5 p.m.