Earlexia Norwood

Earlexia M Norwood, MD

medical group
4.9 / 5

Specialties: Family Medicine

Board Certification and Education

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Family Medicine - Family Medicine


  • University of Iowa Hospitals (Iowa City,IA), IA, 1988

Residencies & Internships

  • Ascension St John Hospital, Family Medicine, MI, 1991
  • Ascension St John Hospital, Family Medicine, MI, 1989

About Me

Biographical Statement

I am a family medicine physician, who currently serves as the director of practice development for Henry Ford Medical Group, and the service chief of family medicine for Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital. In these roles, I have the opportunity to assist in the practice growth of new physicians and medical sites. I’m also engaged in educating populations and communities on wellness through business/community events, lunch & learns, social media, radio, and television

Care Philosophy

Your body is a gift from God and requires care and regular maintenance. If you take care of your body, it will serve you well in the future. My role is to work with you to maintain good health and maximize your body's full potential.

Awards and Honors

  • Women of Excellence, Michigan Chronicle (2016)
  • Business Woman of the Year Finalist, Troy Rotary Club (2014)
  • Health and Wellness Honoree, 100 Black Men of Greater Detroit, Inc (2014)
  • “Focus On People”, Henry Ford Health System Community Service Award
  • Alumnus of the Year, Jackson State University National Alumni Association (2014)
  • Top Doc Award by HOUR magazine (2003 - Current)
  • Who’s Who of Health Professionals
  • Who’s Who of Women in America
  • Who’s Who in Black Detroit
  • “Above and Beyond” Award, Troy Medical Center
  • “Spirit” Award, Troy Medical Center
  • Robert E. Birk Award for Excellence in Research, Jackson State University
  • Distinguish Alumni Award, National Association of Equal Opportunity





Earlexia Norwood, M.D. - Family Medicine, Henry Ford Health System

Blog Posts
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Henry Ford Medical Center - Troy
2825 Livernois
Troy, MI 48083
Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital
6777 W Maple Rd
Family Medicine
West Bloomfield, MI 48322

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  • Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital

Patient Ratings

Overall Patient Ratings:

4.9 out of 5
67 Ratings

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The comments below reflect the 20 most recent comments for this provider:


*Dr. Norwood is my mom's doctor, my doctor, my husband and daughter. *Dr. Norwood is wonderful. She always listens and explains things well. And she knows how to make sure you stay on track with follow ups.


Felt visit was too short and questions not addressed. Provider not available for follow up. Referred to another doctor for follow up.


Very good.


Always good and thorough. Demonstrates concern with my overall wellness.



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