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Gardner, James Douglas, MD

Affiliated with Novant Health
4.82 out of 5 | 92 reviews
Novant Health Forsyth Pediatrics - Westgate
(336) 718-7777
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Patient Comments 17 reviews
March 26, 2022
We love Dr Gardner. Even when the office busy or running behind, I always feel like Dr. Gardner gives my family his full, un-rushed attention while we’re there. He goes above and beyond with care that feels like he really cares. :)
-Patient in WINSTON SALEM, North Carolina

March 14, 2022
Love Dr Gardner, I am however disappointed in the operations of the clinic, seems the clinic has set back over the last year. This used to be the go to clinic for many patients, now I don’t feel my kids have the best office. This is not related to providers, it’s related to management of the clinic.
-Patient in HAMPTONVILLE, North Carolina

March 09, 2022
A+ pediatrician!!
-Patient in MOCKSVILLE, North Carolina

March 02, 2022
De. Gardner is EXCELLENT!!
-Patient in CLEMMONS, North Carolina

December 14, 2021
We love Dr. Gardner.
-Patient in WINSTON SALEM, North Carolina

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Novant Health Forsyth Pediatrics - Westgate
(336) 718-7777

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Medical School:
University of Virginia - Charlottesville

University of Utah Hospital 1988

University of Utah Hospital 1990

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For more than two decades, James Douglas Gardner, MD, has been helping pediatric patients grow up healthy and strong. Growing up, he was inspired by family members in the medical field. He loves caring for children and building relationships with families and knew that pediatrics would be the perfect specialty for him. Dr. Gardner, a father of five, understands the concerns and questions that parents and caregivers have and works to partner with them in their children's health. Outside of work Dr. Gardner and his wife enjoy spending time with their five grown sons. They love to play sports, camp and hunt together.

Gender: Male
Additional Languages Spoken: French

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