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Gastroenterology Brunswick

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The medical professionals at Novant Health Gastroenterology Brunswick are committed to providing the best available diagnosis, treatment and management of abdominal and digestive disorders and diseases. Our physician and nurse practitioners work alongside a team of nurses or office staff devoted to providing remarkable care to every patient, every time.

Truax, Dorothy Kelly, PA-C

Affiliated with Novant Health
4.69 out of 5 | 137 reviews
Novant Health Gastroenterology - Brunswick
(910) 754-5988
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Patient Comments 19 reviews
February 23, 2020
could not have asked for more
-Patient in OAK ISLAND, NC

February 04, 2020
Loved *Dr. Truax, I would highly recommend her to anyone. She explained so much to me in my terms of explanation. She listened to me and gave me some great insight on some information on my previous colonoscopy. She really was thorough with the explanation of the liver issues also.
-Patient in SHALLOTTE, NC

January 30, 2020
She was very responsive to my questions, explained in language I could understand and showed genuine concern.
-Patient in SOUTHPORT, NC

January 29, 2020
can't say enough as to how well I was treated one of the best medical experiences would recommend to everyone
-Patient in BOLIVIA, NC

January 05, 2020
First time with provider.Very Good and Concern for me and my healthcare Needs.really Liked.
-Patient in SUPPLY, NC

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Novant Health Gastroenterology - Brunswick
(910) 754-5988

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Board Certifications:
Physician Assistant

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Special Interests: Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine

Gender: Female



Monday to Friday
8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.