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Dr. John Sweeney, MD

Gastroenterology*
4.5 (25)
Map Pin Small Winston Salem, NC
Accepting new patients
29 years of experience

Overview of Dr. John Sweeney, MD

Dr. John Sweeney, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Winston Salem, NC. They specialize in Gastroenterology, has 29 years of experience, and is board certified in Gastroenterology. They graduated from Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine and is affiliated with Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center. Dr. Sweeney, completed a residency at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Sweeney an average 4.5 star rating.

Dr. Sweeney works at Practice in Winston Salem, NC with other offices in Clemmons, NC. They frequently treat conditions like Pancreatitis, Constipation and Abdominal Pain along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Sweeney's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Gap Clinics
    1901 S Hawthorne Rd Ste 310, Winston Salem, NC 27103 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (336) 448-2427
  2. 2
    Salem Gastroenterology Associates PA
    875 Bethesda Rd, Winston Salem, NC 27103 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (336) 765-0463
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    1830 S Hawthorne Rd, Winston Salem, NC 27103 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (336) 448-2427
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    Novant Health Mothershed Foot & Ankle Specialists
    7126 Village Medical Cir, Clemmons, NC 27012 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (336) 448-2427

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  • Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center

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    • Gastroenterology

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    • 29 years of experience
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
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    Residency
    • Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center
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    • Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center
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    Medical Education
    • Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine
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    Undergraduate School
    • Marietta College
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    • Gastroenterology
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