Dr. Joseph B. Carter, MD

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Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology • Male • Age 65

988 Oak Ridge Tpke Suite 140
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
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Hospital Quality

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Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge
990 Oak Ridge Turnpike
Oak Ridge, TN 37830

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OB/GYN Associates Of Oak Ridge
OB/GYN Associates Of Oak Ridge
988 Oak Ridge Tpke Suite 140
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
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    Dr. Carter's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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    • Colpopexy
    • Colporrhaphy
    • Endocervical Curettage
    • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
    • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
    • Hysterectomy - Open
    • Hysteroscopy
    • Incontinence Sling Procedure
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
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    • Hematologic Abnormalities Associated With Pregnancy
    • Hypertension
    • Osteoporosis
    • Perimenopause
    • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
    • Symptomatic Menopause
    • Trichomoniasis
    • Uterine Fibroids
    • Uterine Prolapse
    • Vaginal & Pelvic Prolapse
    • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
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    Background Check for Dr. Carter

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Tennessee.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med
    Graduated in 1979

    Residency Hospital

    University Kans
    Complete in 1983
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Carter & Staff

    • English
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Carter's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge where Dr. Carter has admitting privileges:

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    • Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Carter

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carter to family and friends

    15 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Carter's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    15 responses
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    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    15 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    15 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 13 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Carter
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    15 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    15 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    15 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    15 responses
    below
    national average

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    Office Locations

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    OB/GYN Associates Of Oak Ridge
    988 Oak Ridge Tpke Suite 140
    Oak Ridge, TN 37830
    (865) 483-7415 (Office)
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