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David Shelburne, MDWake Forest Baptist Health

Doctor Rating

4.9 out of 5

308 Ratings
6 Comments

David Shelburne, MD

Physician, Primary Care

Clinical Locations

Family Medicine - Reynolda

Contact Information

New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-713-5393
Department: 336-713-5393

Insurance Accepted »

Education & Training

  • BS, Davidson College , 2004
  • MD, Wake Forest University School of Medicine , 2008
  • Residency, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, 2011

NPI Number

  • 1750548145
David Shelburne, MD

Doctor Rating

4.9 out of 5

308 Ratings
6 Comments

David Shelburne, MD

Physician, Primary Care

Contact Information

Department: 336-713-5393

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David Shelburne, MD

Doctor Rating

4.9 out of 5

308 Ratings
6 Comments

David Shelburne, MD

Physician, Primary Care

Contact Information

New Patient Appointments: 336-716-WAKE
Returning Patient Appointments: 336-713-5393
Department: 336-713-5393

Insurance Accepted »

David Shelburne, MD
Family Medicine-Reynolda
3020 Bonbrook Dr., Winston-Salem
336-716-WAKE (9253) or 888-716-WAKE (toll-free)

EXTENDED HOURS:
Mon., Wed., Fri. 7:30 am-5 pm
Tues., Thurs. 7:30 am-7 pm
Sat. 8 am-noon

Medical Degree: Wake Forest School of Medicine
Residency: Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center

Question: What brought you to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center?

Answer: I have been here for the past seven years. I started with medical school training and was fortunate to join our Family Medicine residency program. I feel that Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center is a health care system that’s on the rise and a cornerstone of medical research and health care excellence.

Q: What are your clinical specialties?

A: The joy of family medicine is my ability to have varied interests. I enjoy caring for all my patients, from newborns to geriatric adults. I have a specific interest in office-based procedures including minor skin surgery, cosmetic dermatology, joint injections, casting/splinting, women’s health procedures including long-term contraceptive options, and wound care. My training in family medicine has prepared me for chronic disease management and preventive medicine across all age groups.

Q: Why did you decide to become a primary care doctor?

A: I was exposed to the incredible field of family medicine as a child. I watched my father, a family physician, provide care for the citizens of my hometown. Family Medicine gives me the opportunity to have a wide range of interests and be an advocate for my patients in the care of their health. My job is to keep them healthy before problems arise and to be there for them when problems occur.

Q: What is your patient care philosophy?

A: I try to act as a guide and mentor for my patients in the management of their health. I believe in educating them about their problems, providing options, and helping them choose their treatment plan. I am a huge proponent of the patient-centered medical home in family medicine, which ensures comprehensive primary care for my patients and the best possible outcomes for their health.

Q: What do you enjoy most about working with patients?

A: I enjoy being a person that my patients can feel comfortable seeing for their problems. Together we can work through whatever they are experiencing and find resolution. Every person needs a special physician that they can rely upon.

Q: What type of volunteer and/or community activities are you involved in?

A: The majority of my free time is spent with my wonderful wife and son as we try to educate and teach him about the world around us. I also try to stay active by playing golf and community church softball and in local tennis leagues.

Family Medicine-Reynolda is an advocate for healthcare awareness in our community so we spend time at health fairs in our area and contribute our medical expertise to news outlets in our region.

Q: What fun facts should we know about you?

A: I am a person who truly believes that laughter is the best medicine. I try to incorporate laughter into my daily life as well as the lives of my patients.
David Shelburne, MD

David Shelburne, MD

Physician, Primary Care

Doctor Rating

4.9 out of 5

David Shelburne, MD308 Ratings
6 Comments

Doctor Ratings

The overall Patient Rating score is the average of responses to the nine questions listed below. The questions are from the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a 1 to 5 scale, where 1 represents "very poor" and 5 represents "very good."
Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey

CP concern for questions/worries
4.9
CP efforts to include in decisions
4.9
CP explanations of prob/condition
4.9
CP spoke using clear language
4.9
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.9
Likelihood of recommending CP
4.8
Patients' confidence in CP
4.9
Time CP spent with patient
4.8
Wait time at clinic
4.8



Patient Comments

Comments are taken from the Care Provider section of the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Comments are posted exactly as they are written. Comments are added weekly. To protect patient privacy and confidentiality, patient names are not included.

4/23/2014

I'm so glad to have found Dr. Shelburne.

4/21/2014

Dr. Shelburne is the first one to see the seriousness of my issues and has taken positive steps to help me correct the problem

4/16/2014

He's AWESOME!

4/15/2014

*Dr. Shelburne had computer images to help describe problem, which was very helpful.

3/15/2014

There are not enough dots to praise this clinic. This is the best Baptist has

3/13/2014

fine experience

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