Dr. Joel H. Swofford MD Family Medicine Doctor

Dr. Joel Swofford is a family medicine doctor in North Wilkesboro, North Carolina and is affiliated with Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Wake Forest School of Medicine and has been in practice for 27 years. Dr. Swofford accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 113 doctors at Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center who specialize in Family Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Family Medicine Doctor: General Family Medicine

Education & Medical Training

Johnson City Medical Center Hospital
Residency, Family Practice, 1987–1990

Wake Forest School of Medicine
Class of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified 24 years in Family Medicine

NC State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Heart/Stroke Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2012

Heart/Stroke Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2013

Heart/Stroke Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2014

Heart/Stroke Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2015

Physician Practice Connections Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2011

Physician Practice Connections Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2012

Physician Practice Connections Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2013

Physician Practice Connections Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2014

Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2011

Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2012

Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2013

Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2014

Diabetes Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2010

Diabetes Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2011

Diabetes Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2012

Diabetes Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2013

Publications & Presentations

Mouse lactate dehydrogenase (LDH) C4 (testis) is immunochemically cross-reactive with LDH A4 (muscle) and LDHB4 (heart).
Wright, L. L., Swofford, J. H.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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