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Gardner, James Douglas, MD

Affiliated with Novant Health
4.94 out of 5 | 63 reviews
Pediatrics
Novant Health Forsyth Pediatrics - Westgate
(336) 718-7777
Ratings
4.94
Likelihood of your recommending this care provider to others
4.95
Your confidence in this care provider
4.95
Friendliness/courtesy of the care provider
4.87
Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition
4.90
Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries
4.94
Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your treatment
4.94
Degree to which care provider talked with you using words you could understand
4.92
Amount of time the care provider spent with you
4.92
Information the care provider gave you about medications (if any)
4.87
Instructions the care provider gave you about follow-up care (if any)
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Comments
Patient Comments 9 reviews
August 21, 2018
I saw Dr Gardner when I was a child and he also sees my nephew. he remembers my family at visits which makes my son feel more comfortable. he always makes my son feel comfortable and knows how to rest him for development mile stones.
-Patient in LEXINGTON, NC

August 07, 2018
Doug Gardner is the best! He shows his true concern for his clients. He deserves an award of excellence from Novant!!!
-Patient in YADKINVILLE, NC

June 24, 2018
Dr. Gardner is the best provider I could ask for. My son loves Dr. Gardner
-Patient in JAMESTOWN, NC

June 12, 2018
we love Forsyth Ped.
-Patient in WINSTON SALEM, NC

April 26, 2018
Again, no better doctor than Dr. Gardner
-Patient in WALNUT COVE, NC



Appointments
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Practice locations
Novant Health Forsyth Pediatrics - Westgate
(336) 718-7777


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Education
Medical School:
University of Virginia - Charlottesville 1987

Internship:
University of Utah Hospital 1988

Residency:
University of Utah Hospital 1990

Board Certifications:
Pediatrics


Learn More
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



Contact Us:
336-718-7777