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Travis L. Dotson, M.D.Wake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.8 out of 5

100 Ratings

Travis L. Dotson, M.D.

Assistant Professor,

Clinical Interests

General Pulmonary Diseases, Lung Cancer

Contact Information

Department: 336-716-2011

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Education & Training

  • B.S., Louisiana State University-Alexandria, 2001
  • M.D., Louisiana State University Med Center-New Orleans, 2005
  • Internship, Internal Medicine, Louisiana St Univ Med Ctr, 2006
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Louisiana St Univ Med Ctr, 2009
  • Fellowship, Pulmonary Disease, WFU School of Medicine, 2012

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Critical Care Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease


  • Soc Of Critical Care Medicine
  • Am Col of Chest Phy
  • Am Coll Of Physicians
  • Am Thoracic Soc

NPI Number

  • 1851581144
Travis L. Dotson, M.D.

Doctor Rating

4.8 out of 5

100 Ratings

Travis L. Dotson, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Pulmonary, Critical Care, Allergy, and Immunologic Medicine

Research Interests

Quinazolines; Receptor, Epidermal Growth Factor; Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung; Lung Neoplasms; Dioxoles
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Contact Information

Department: 336-716-2011

Recent Publications

Negative predictive value of granulomas on EBUS-TBNA in suspected extrathoracic malignancy. Bellinger CR, Sharma D, Ruiz J, Parks G, Dotson T, Haponik EF.. Lung. 2016;194(3):387-391.

Endobronchial ultrasound transbronchial needle aspiration for the diagnosis of lymphoma [abstract]. Bellinger C, Parks G, Lamar Z, Dotson T.. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2016;193():A3390.

Clinical implications of RAR-beta methylation in cancer tissue and peripheral blood leukocytes of patients with lung cancer [abstract]. Ansley KC, Dotson T, Hawkins G, Petty WJ.. Int J Mol Med. 2015;36(Suppl 1):S103.

Non-small cell lung cancer molecular genetic yield with small volume samples [abstract]. Bellinger C, Dotson T, Ruiz J.. Chest. 2015;148(4 Suppl):558A.

Molecular subtyping in advanced non-small cell lung cancer, a minimally invasive strategy with small volume fine needle aspirates [abstract]. Hansen K, Miller L, Dotson T, Bellinger C, Parks G, Cappellari J, Clark H, Howard C, Bolemon B, Petty WJ, Craddock L, Ruiz J.. J Thorac Oncol. 2015;10(9 Suppl 2):S701.

Growing a thoracic oncology program [abstract]. Bellinger CR, Hovda J, Petty WJ, Ruiz J, Dotson TL, Wudel LJ.. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2015;191():A5086.

Negative predictive value of granulomas and lymphoid tissue with Ebus-Tbna In Pet-Fdg avid nodes [abstract]. Dotson TL, Sharma D, Haponik E, Bellinger C.. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2015;191():A3741.

Phase II trial of dose-dense chemotherapy followed by dose-intense erlotinib for patients with newly diagnosed metastatic non-small cell lung cancer. Petty WJ, Laudadio J, Brautnick L, Lovato J, Dotson T, Streer NP, Weaver KE, Miller AA.. Int J Oncol. 2013;43(6):2057-2063.

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Assistant Professor, Pulmonary, Critical Care, Allergy, and Immunologic Medicine

Clinical Interests

General Pulmonary Diseases, Lung Cancer
Travis L. Dotson, M.D.

Travis L. Dotson, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Pulmonary, Critical Care, Allergy, and Immunologic Medicine

Doctor Rating

4.8 out of 5

Travis L. Dotson, M.D.100 Ratings


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*Dr. Dotson is the best lung specialist I have ever had. Always caring and concerned with my care.


I have always had an excellent experience with *Dr. Dotson.


*Dr. Dotson is the BEST!


*Dr. Dotson diagnosed the issue almost immediately. Since my first visit with him, I feel 98% back to normal. The lord blessed us with him.


I'll say it again. *Dr. Dotson is a wonderful example of technical medical knowledge and bedside manner.


Having been a RN for 46 yrs., I can say with authority that *Dr. T. Dotson is a good physician! He excels in all the areas important for a health care provider to posses.


Filling this out for husband who has lung cancer and early onset Alzheimer's but is still coherent. He usually does not care for his physicians as he fills rushed & fills they don't care. *Dr. Dotson ALWAYS spends as much time as we need and answers all questions. Whenever we have called he personally calls us back and gives us all of the time we need.


He is very kind he makes you feel he has all the time in the world for you. The best dr. I have ever had.


I am very happy with my visit


I always have a good experience with *Dr. Dotson.


Very good.


Dr. Dotson is an excellent and caring physician. He is a credit to your hospital.


We think *Dr. Dotson is fantastic!


*Dr. Dotson is awesome!! He gets a "10" in my book! He is my answer to prayer.


*Dr. Dotson exemplifies the very best professional compassion and expertise of any doctor I've ever seen.


Good experience.


Best dr. ever, I would trust his word over anyone else, he has gone extra miles to try & help me & I am thankful for him.

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