Provider detail



Thomas, Walter Earl, MD

Affiliated with Novant Health
4.91 out of 5 | 57 reviews
Pediatrics
Novant Health Matthews Children's Clinic
(704) 384-1080
Ratings
4.91
Likelihood of your recommending this care provider to others
4.90
Your confidence in this care provider
4.88
Friendliness/courtesy of the care provider
4.86
Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition
4.86
Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries
4.81
Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your treatment
4.90
Degree to which care provider talked with you using words you could understand
4.83
Amount of time the care provider spent with you
4.84
Information the care provider gave you about medications (if any)
4.86
Instructions the care provider gave you about follow-up care (if any)
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Comments
Patient Comments 15 reviews
August 20, 2019
first time seeing Dr. Thomas. He is so lovely and kind.
-Patient in WEDDINGTON, NC

June 23, 2019
We really appreciate Dr. Thomas for addressing our concerns and taking the time to explain everything about our child's visit.
-Patient in MONROE, NC

May 21, 2019
I never feel rushed with Dr Thomas and can tell he truly cares.
-Patient in INDIAN TRAIL, NC

April 24, 2019
*Dr. Thomas & the staff at MCC are wonderful. We live close to 40 mins. away. Because of the excellent care & friendliness, I chose to stay w/*Dr. Thomas & the staff at MCC rather than find something closer to home.
-Patient in MONROE, NC

April 24, 2019
*Dr. Thomas is an exceptional provider! I trust him completely and recommend him often!
-Patient in CHARLOTTE, NC



Appointments
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Practice locations
Novant Health Matthews Children's Clinic
(704) 384-1080


Provider video


Education
Medical School:
Wake Forest University
(1984)

Internship:
Carolinas Medical Center 1985

Residency:
Carolinas Medical Center 1987

Board Certifications:
Pediatrics


Learn More
Walter Thomas, MD, loves building relationships and trust with families. As a pediatrician, he finds it especially gratifying to take care of his second generation of patients. He enjoys serving and helping families, children in particular, and making an impact on their lives. Dr. Thomas has been married to his wife, Patricia, since 1984. They have seven children and three granddaughters. When he’s not working, Dr. Thomas likes to spent his free time camping, hiking and woodworking. He is also a volunteer with Boy Scouts and participates in church and mission trip activities.

Gender: Male