Dr. Joshua T. Carothers, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 40

201 Cedar St SE Ste 6600
Albuquerque, NM 87106
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Presbyterian Hospital
1100 Central Ave SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Lovelace Medical Center - Gibson
5400 Gibson Blvd SE
Albuquerque, NM 87108

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  • Yes
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201 Cedar St SE Ste 6600
Albuquerque, NM 87106
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    Dr. Carothers' Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
    • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
    • Orthopedic Knee Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Arm Surgery
    • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
    • Bursa Injection
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
    • Fracture Care
    • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Replacement Revision
    • Hip Replacement, Cemented
    • Hip Replacement, Cementless
    • Hip Resurfacing
    • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement Revision
    • Knee Resurfacing
    • Knee Surgery
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Open Reduction Internal Fixation (ORIF) of Hip Fracture
    • Partial Knee Replacement
    • Peripheral Nerve Block
    • Steroid Injection
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    • Synovial Biopsy
    • Tendon Repair
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Avascular Necrosis
    • Avascular Necrosis of Femoral Head, Familial Form
    • Bursitis
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Hip Sprain
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Knee Dislocation
    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Sprain
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Tear
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Traumatic Injuries
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    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for New Mexico.
    • 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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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 2002

    Internship Hospital

    Duke University Hospital
    Complete in 2002

    Residency Hospital

    Duke University Hospital
    Complete in 2007

    Fellowship Hospital

    Colorado Joint Replacement
    Complete in 2008

    Undergraduate Schools

    Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1998
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Carothers & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Carothers' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Presbyterian Hospital

    • Lovelace Medical Center - Gibson

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.3
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    4.3 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carothers to family and friends

    4.3 out of 5

    33 responses

    Dr. Carothers' Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.3 out of 5

    33 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.5 out of 5

    33 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.5 out of 5

    33 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    31 responses

    Experience with Dr. Carothers

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.3 out of 5

    33 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.3 out of 5

    33 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.2 out of 5

    33 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.2 out of 5

    33 responses

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    New Mexico Orthopedics Assocs
    201 Cedar St SE Ste 6600
    Albuquerque, NM 87106
    (505) 724-4300 (Office)
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