Dr. Clinton Guarino, MD

Dr. Clinton Guarino, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
Dr. Clinton Guarino, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Hickory, NC and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard in 1996 and specializes in internal medicine.

1321 N Center St Ste 303

Hickory, NC 28601

Contact Information

(828) 322-3898

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Dr. Guarino's Experience

Dr. Guarino's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • Sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Guarino does not have any board certifications listed.

136  Conditions Treated

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14  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

3 Sanctions
  • Substance Abuse (2/10/2011)
    Action Taken: License Reinstatement with Restrictions and/or Terms and Conditions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: North Carolina
  • Noncompliance with a Board Order (12/7/2006)
    Action Taken: Surrender
    Summary: Dr Clinton Toms Andrew Guarino; License # 9900062

    Nature of Complaint:

    The Physician violated his Board Order by failing to honestly reply to the Board's inquiries regarding his positive drug screen.

    Action Taken:

    The Physician has Voluntarily Surrendered his license to practice medicine in the State of North Carolina.

    June 18. 2007-License Reinstated

    The Board has reinstated the Physician's license and placed it on Indefinite Suspension.

    State: North Carolina
  • Unknown (12/27/2005)
    Action Taken: Surrender
    Summary: Dr Clinton Toms Andrews Guarino; License # 0099-00062

    Nature of Complaint:

    Unknown at this time.

    Action Taken:

    The Physician has Voluntarily Surrendered his license to practice medicine in the State of North Carolina.

    October 16, 2006-License Reinstated

    The Board has reissued the Physician's license, subject to the following:

    1. The Physician may practice in the office locations that have been established. If the Physician wishes to practice elsewhere, he must have permission from the Board.
    2. The Physician may not serve as the primary supervisor for any allied health professionals.
    3. The Physician shall refrain from all mood-altering substances including alcohol.
    4. The Physician may be subject to random screening.
    5. The Physician shall maintain a contract with the North Carolina Physicians Health Program.
    6. The Physician shall appear before the Board as requested.
    State: North Carolina
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Guarino has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Guarino has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Guarino's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Guarino to family and friends
13 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Guarino's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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