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Get to know Dr. John Paat

About Dr. John Paat

Dr. John Paat oversees Duke Signature Care as the medical director. He joined the team from the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota where he spent more than 12 years as a consultant physician, assistant professor of medicine and practice administrator. Dr. Paat is passionate about providing care to all patients through his work with residents in their continuity clinic, Project Access of Durham County and numerous international medical missions.


Dr. Paat is the associate chief medical officer for the Duke Private Diagnostic Clinic. He is an associate professor of medicine at Duke University School of Medicine. He is a board-certied general internist, who earned his medical degree at the University of Toledo, Ohio, and completed his residency at Summa Akron City Hospital, Ohio.

MD, The University of Toledo Ohio
Summa Akron City Hospital, Ohio

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