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Primary Care Doctor, Family Practitioner
39 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Russell Emerson is Good. Dr. Emerson has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 4.3
Courteous Staff 4.6
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Russell Emerson, MD is board certified in Family Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Complications

Education & Awards

Dr. Emerson graduated from McMaster University, Hamilton. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Bridges to Excellence Recognition
Bridges to Excellence Medical Home Recognition (2014 - 2017)
Level III
NCQA Physician Practice Connections - Patient Centered Medical Home (2014 - 2017)


Dr. Emerson has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Gaston Memorial Hospital 
  • CaroMont Family Medicine-Stanley 


  • Thai
  • Vietnamese
  • Danish
  • Swedish
  • German
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • English
  • Greek
  • Japanese

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Additional Information
Dr. Russell Ian Emerson MD is a male Family Practitioner, has 39 years of experience and practices in Family Medicine.
Where does Dr. Russell I. Emerson practice?
Dr. Russell Emerson has 2 office locations.
Dr. Russell Emerson practices Family Medicine near Stanley, NC.
Additional practice locations include: Mount Holly, NC.
See Stanley Primary Care Doctors.