Dr. Jimmy Carter, MD

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Specializes in Ophthalmology • Male • Age 73

102 Doctors Dr
Dothan, AL 36301
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Dr. Carter's Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

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Hospital Quality

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Southeast Alabama Medical Center
1108 Ross Clark Cir
Dothan, AL 36301
Flowers Hospital
4370 W Main St
Dothan, AL 36305

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SOUTHEAST EYE CLINIC
VISION PROFESSIONALS
102 Doctors Dr
Dothan, AL 36301
805 E Lee St Ste B
Enterprise, AL 36330
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    Dr. Carter's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ophthalmology

    Board Certifications

    • Ophthalmology
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    • Blepharoplasty
    • Cataract Removal Surgery
    • Eye Surgery
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
    • Glaucoma Surgery
    • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
    • Paracentesis of Anterior Eye
    • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
    • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
    • Repair of Entropion or Ectropion
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    • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
    • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
    • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
    • Benign Tumor
    • Blepharitis
    • Blindness
    • Brain Disorders
    • Cataract
    • Chalazion
    • Chorioretinal Scars
    • Chorioretinitis
    • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
    • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
    • Corneal Diseases
    • Corneal Erosion
    • Corneal Ulcer
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diplopia
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Drusen
    • Dry Eyes
    • Ectropion of Eyelid
    • Entropion
    • Exotropia
    • Eye Cancer
    • Eye Infections
    • Eyelid Disorders
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    • Eyelid Spasm
    • Floaters
    • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
    • Glaucoma
    • Headache
    • Headache (incl. Migraine)
    • Iridocyclitis
    • Keratitis
    • Lazy Eye
    • Macular Edema
    • Migraine
    • Ocular Hypertension
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Pinguecula
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Pterygium
    • Retina Diseases
    • Retinal Dystrophy
    • Retinal Vein Occlusion
    • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
    • Retinoblastoma
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Senile Cataracts
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Stye
    • Temporal Arteritis
    • Trichiasis
    • Uveitis and Iridocyclitis
    • Vascular Disease
    • Visual Field Defects
    • Vitreous Hemorrhage
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    Background Check for Dr. Carter

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.
    • Physical or Mental Condition  (8/21/2013)
    • Action Taken: License Restricted
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: Alabama

    1 Board Action

    • Physical or Mental Condition  (12/1/2014)
    • Action Taken: Other actions
    • Summary: Carter, Jimmy M MD: License # 7222: DECEMBER 1, 2014 – BOARD ORDER: The Alabama Medical Licensure Commission has entered an Order permitting installment payments of administrative costs previously assessed against the physician.
    • State: Alabama
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard
    Graduated in 1974

    Internship Hospital

    Fitzsimons Army Med Center
    Complete in 1975

    Residency Hospital

    Walter Reed Army Med Center
    Complete in 1981

    Fellowship Hospital

    Lsu
    Complete in 1986
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Carter & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Carter's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Flowers Hospital

    • Southeast Alabama Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carter to family and friends

    4 out of 5

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    Dr. Carter's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.5 out of 5

    4 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.3 out of 5

    4 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.3 out of 5

    4 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    31 – 45 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Carter

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4 out of 5

    4 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4 out of 5

    4 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4 out of 5

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    SOUTHEAST EYE CLINIC
    VISION PROFESSIONALS
    102 Doctors Dr
    Dothan, AL 36301
    (334) 794-1968 (Office)
    (334) 794-0986 (Fax)
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    805 E Lee St Ste B
    Enterprise, AL 36330
    (334) 347-7822 (Office)
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