Forsyth Pediatrics Kernersville

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MacDonald, Laurie Penhall, MD

Affiliated with Novant Health
4.74 out of 5 | 54 reviews
Pediatrics
Novant Health Forsyth Pediatrics - Oak Ridge
(336) 644-0994
Ratings
4.74
Likelihood of your recommending this care provider to others
4.78
Your confidence in this care provider
4.83
Friendliness/courtesy of the care provider
4.83
Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition
4.80
Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries
4.79
Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your treatment
4.83
Degree to which care provider talked with you using words you could understand
4.80
Amount of time the care provider spent with you
4.80
Information the care provider gave you about medications (if any)
4.70
Instructions the care provider gave you about follow-up care (if any)
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Comments
Patient Comments 4 reviews
March 08, 2018
*Dr. McDonald speaks very appropriately to my children.
-Patient in OAK RIDGE, NC

February 23, 2018
Dr. MacDonald is great! She took time to help in treating my daughter. She was very thorough and even stayed late to help us.
-Patient in BELEWS CREEK, NC

November 11, 2017
Appreciated her compassion for our experience moving from Houston during Harvey hurricane.
-Patient in GREENSBORO, NC

November 08, 2017
Most of the doctors at this practice are excellent with my child. I couldn't ask for a better pediatric practice.
-Patient in STONEVILLE, NC



Appointments
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Practice locations
Novant Health Forsyth Pediatrics - Oak Ridge
(336) 644-0994
Novant Health Forsyth Pediatrics - Union Cross
(336) 515-7420


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Education
Medical School:
Wake Forest University 1999

Internship:
Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center 2000

Residency:
Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center 2002

Fellowship:
Children`s Memorial Hospital 2003

Board Certifications:
Pediatrics


Learn More
Children surround Laurie P. MacDonald, MD, nearly 24 hours a day. When she is not with her great patients at Novant Health she is generally home with her husband and their five children. All of that firsthand experience has helped Dr. MacDonald see how great an impact a pediatrician can have on a patient and a family. She greatly enjoys taking care of children and their families as they grow. She also loves the variety that pediatrics provides and being able to provide sick and well-child care. Dr. MacDonald is committed to her patients, her office and her community and is grateful to work in a community that values and cherishes its young people and families.

Gender: Female