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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
4.88 out of 5 | 283 reviews
Family Medicine
Novant Health Primary Care Foxcroft
(704) 316-3136
Ratings
4.88
Overall rating
4.52
Administration and Staff
4.66
Medically Informed Visit
4.79
Bedside Manner
4.85
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Comments
Patient Comments 97 reviews
July 18, 2021
Dr. Dorton and all staff members are upbeat and helpful, they keep appointments on time with minimal waiting, and are concerned about my health.
-Patient in MATTHEWS, North Carolina

July 16, 2021
Dr Dorton and his team work flawlessly together. So good to visit there for lab work, then the exam in the following days.
-Patient in Charlotte, North Carolina

July 07, 2021
I'm very appreciative of the care I receive at Novant Health Primary Care Foxcroft.
-Patient in CHARLOTTE, North Carolina

July 06, 2021
I can always trust and depend on Dr. Dorton and his staff to make sure all my health needs are met.
-Patient in CHARLOTTE, North Carolina

June 29, 2021
It was a scary time, and I appreciated Dr Dorton’s thoroughness, patience and kindness and straightforward commentary and explanations.
-Patient in CHARLOTTE, North Carolina



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


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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.