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Dayton Payne Jr., MD, Rheumatology, Hickory, NC, Catawba Valley Medical Center


Rheumatology Hickory, NC

Rheumatoid Arthritis & Related


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  • Dr. Dayton Payne is a rheumatologist in Hickory, NC and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Catawba Valley Medical Center and Frye Regional Medical Center. He received his medical degree from West Virginia University School of Medicine and has been in practice 30 years. He specializes in rheumatic disease evaluation and management

Education & Training

  • Loyola University Medical Center
    Loyola University Medical CenterFellowship, Rheumatology, 1990 - 1992
  • Charleston Area Medical Center
    Charleston Area Medical CenterResidency, Internal Medicine, 1987 - 1990
  • West Virginia University School of Medicine
    West Virginia University School of MedicineClass of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

  • NC State Medical License
    NC State Medical License 1992 - 2023
  • IL State Medical License
    IL State Medical License 1990 - 1993
  • WV State Medical License
    WV State Medical License 1988 - 1991
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Rheumatology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification eClinicalWorks EHR, eClinicalWorks LLC, 2012-2013

Hospital Affiliations