Dr. Joseph Carter, MD

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Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology • Male • Age 67

120 Caldwell Dr
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
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Dr. Carter's Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

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JOSEPH B CARTER MD
120 Caldwell Dr
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
OB/GYN Associates Of Oak Ridge
OB/GYN Associates Of Oak Ridge
988 Oak Ridge Tpke Ste 140
Oak Ridge, TN 37830
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    Dr. Carter's Experience

    Specialties

    • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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    • Colpopexy
    • Colporrhaphy
    • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
    • 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)
    • Tubal Ligation
    • Vaginal Surgery
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    • Atrophic Vaginitis
    • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
    • Brain Disorders
    • Cervicitis
    • Endometriosis
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Mastodynia
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Ovarian Cysts
    • Perimenopause
    • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
    • Symptomatic Menopause
    • Trichomoniasis
    • Uterine Diseases
    • Uterine Fibroids
    • Uterine Prolapse
    • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
    • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
    • Yeast Infections
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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

    University of Arkansas For Medical Sciences
    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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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Carter

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.7
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    3.7 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carter to family and friends

    3.7 out of 5

    13 responses

    Dr. Carter's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.1 out of 5

    13 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.1 out of 5

    13 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4 out of 5

    13 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    11 responses

    Experience with Dr. Carter

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.7 out of 5

    13 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.6 out of 5

    13 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.6 out of 5

    13 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.7 out of 5

    13 responses

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    • Aetna
    • CHAMPVA
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    • Humana
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • MultiPlan
    • Planned Administration Inc
    • POMCO Group
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • Wells Fargo Insurance
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    Office Locations

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    JOSEPH B CARTER MD
    120 Caldwell Dr
    Oak Ridge, TN 37830
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    OB/GYN Associates Of Oak Ridge
    988 Oak Ridge Tpke Ste 140
    Oak Ridge, TN 37830
    (865) 483-7415 (Office)
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