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Back to Basics is now accepting adult patients and pediatric patients for:
Primary care, laser/aesthetics, FAA, DOT, Hormone therapy, Shock Wave Therapy and Neuropathy

At Back to Basics Medical Practice PLLC in Sanford, North Carolina, board-certified family medicine physician and naturopathic doctor Robert Patterson, MD, ND, and his expert team treat patients in a warm, welcoming environment. They use a holistic, integrative, personable, patient-centered approach based on Christian principles.

The loving, caring, compassionate Back to Basics Medical Practice PLLC team treats patients like family. Dr. Patterson has over 40 years of experience in family practice, 35 years with bioidentical hormone replacement therapy, 15 years in aesthetics, 25 years with functional medicine, and 40 years of experience in nutritional medicine. 

He’s been a Certified Natural Health Practitioner for the past 10 years, a senior-level FAA Airman Medical Examiner, and a certified DOT medical provider for four decades. Dr. Patterson is board-certified in family medicine and maintains his advanced credentials with continuing education. 

Patients seeking medical weight loss, hormone replacement, aesthetic anti-aging solutions, acne treatment, preventive medicine, natural healing, laser hair removal, chronic disease management, and more can turn to the Back to Basics Medical Practice PLLC team for premium care. 

They offer BioTE® bioidentical hormone therapy, Summus and Cynosure Icon™ laser treatments, and more to restore patients’ quality of life. The practice is a certified Summus Neuropathy Treatment Center, where providers treat patients with peripheral neuropathy associated with diabetes, chemotherapy, or other causes. 

Dr. Patterson and the Back to Basics Medical Practice PLLC staff use the most advanced technology, procedures, and naturopathic treatments available. They are bilingual (English and Spanish) and warmly welcome patients to the practice.


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Words from our patients

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    "I would definitely recommend this office. Dr. Patterson truly cares and prefers to take a more natural approach when possible."

    Maria C.
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    "Excellent staff!! Dr. Patterson is incredibly caring and compassionate! If you are new to the area.... I highly recommend!!!"

    Dawn D.
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    "The best staff and Doctor there is"

    David S.
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    "Back to Basics has truly been a life saving experience for me! I would recommend Dr. Paterson and the entire staff to anyone and everyone!"

    Laura M.
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    "Awesome experience, I found Dr. Patterson to be very concerned and knowledgeable."

    Greg L.


Back to Basics Medical Practice PLLC
821 Woodland Avenue
Sanford, NC 27330
Phone: 919-895-6339
Fax: 919-590-1981

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Back to Basics Medical Practice PLLC
821 Woodland Avenue
Sanford, NC 27330