Our Providers

    Our Providers

    The physicians at Novant Health Forsyth Family Medicine are board certified in family medicine. They are highly qualified to care for patients of all ages and with a variety of ailments.



    Spencer, James Craig, MD

    Affiliated with Novant Health
    4.88 out of 5 | 222 reviews
    Family Medicine
    Novant Health Forsyth Family Medicine
    (336) 768-9515
    Ratings
    4.88
    Likelihood of your recommending this care provider to others
    4.88
    Your confidence in this care provider
    4.89
    Friendliness/courtesy of the care provider
    4.85
    Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition
    4.87
    Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries
    4.86
    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
    4.81
    Amount of time the care provider spent with you
    4.83
    Information the care provider gave you about medications (if any)
    4.86
    Instructions the care provider gave you about follow-up care (if any)
    The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Learn more about our survey process. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

    Novant Health Medical Group has earned the Press Ganey Seal of Integrity for having met scientifically rigorous standards for collecting and publicly reporting patient experience data. The Seal of Integrity affirms the validity of the organization's program and ensures that provider's performance ratings are objectively and accurately represented.


    Comments
    Patient Comments 16 reviews
    January 12, 2019
    would definitely recommend
    -Patient in KERNERSVILLE, NC

    December 07, 2018
    He is a good Doctor, he listens, and he explains, he is polite and will do more to understand your illness ( when it's more than a cold) and try very had to find the right Doctor to treat you
    -Patient in KERNERSVILLE, NC

    December 04, 2018
    Best provider in system!
    -Patient in WINSTON SALEM, NC

    December 02, 2018
    efficient, thorough, kind, attentive and responsive to my questions and needs
    -Patient in ADVANCE, NC

    November 22, 2018
    Dr. James Spencer is excellent. He listens to you and thoughtfully recommends treatment, if needed.
    -Patient in WINSTON SALEM, NC



    Appointments
    Novant Health is pleased to offer open scheduling. Use the tool below to schedule an appointment with this provider in real time. Please note that open scheduling is for regular appointments only. If you wish to schedule a physical or procedure or there is no open appointment for the time you need, please call this provider’s office for a list of available appointments.



    Practice locations
    Novant Health Forsyth Family Medicine
    (336) 768-9515


    Provider video


    Education
    Medical School:
    Medical College of Wisconsin
    (1984)

    Residency:
    Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center 1987

    Board Certifications:
    Family Medicine


    Learn More
    James Spencer, MD, has been practicing family medicine for more than 25 years. Dr. Spencer went into medicine because of his passion of helping others. He chose family medicine because he loves the variety and continuity of care for the whole family. Dr. Spencer sees that continuity of care and understanding each patient's individual needs as keys to successful outcomes. He strives to work as a team with each individual to solve complex problems. Outside of work, Dr. Spencer's three daughters keep him busy. They enjoy family outings and soccer games. In his free time Dr. Spencer enjoys racquetball and running.

    Gender: Male