Dr. Dayton Payne Jr, MD

Dr. Dayton Payne Jr, MD

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Dr. Dayton Payne Jr, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Hickory, NC and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from West Virginia University in 1987 and specializes in rheumatology.

230 18th Street Cir SE

Hickory, NC 28602

Contact Information

(828) 322-1996

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Payne Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Payne Jr treats Arthritis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Payne Jr treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Payne Jr treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Payne Jr treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Payne Jr treats Fibromyalgia more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Payne Jr treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia

Dr. Payne Jr's conditions and procedures:

Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis
Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Pain
Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Felty's Syndrome
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Systemic Sclerosis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Dayton Payne Jr, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Hickory, NC and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from West Virginia University in 1987 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

  • Charleston Area Med Center
    Internship Hospital
  • 1992
    Loyola University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1992
  • 1990
    Charleston Area Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1990
  • 1987
    West Virginia University
    Medical School
    1987

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Dr. Payne Jr's Reviews

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4.5

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Dr. Payne is a prayer answered for anyone with autoimmune related diagnosis/disease. His bedside manner reflects his compassion, empathy and support of his patients. He truly wants to know what the patient's complaints are and will do anything in his realm of practice to meet the specific,...Read More
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Went to Dr Payne twice. Twice I was given a pill and sent home. I don't need a pill I need a diagnosis!
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been seeing Dr Payne over 20 years . He's been a blessing in my treatment in office and at other medical facilities I've had to go to I would have hated to been on this journey ofAnkl. spondylitis without him. He sets the standard higher then any other Dr I've ever seen. Most of all he care's ...Read More
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Dr. Payne was my second option rheumatologist 21 years ago and I thank God everyday that I found him, he has helped get my RA under control when I went to him I was in bad shape and he has helped me so much. Dr. Payne is a very caring doctor and I would never go any where else. He always goes above...Read More
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Dr. Payne has been my doctor for 20 years. He is sensitive, caring, professional, and sincerely wants to discover the root of the problem(s) and how best to treat you. I consider him my best doctor and am very fortunate to be under his superior care.
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