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Specializes in Breast Surgical Oncology • Female • Age 57

1010 W La Veta Ave Ste 470
Orange, CA 92868
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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Saddleback Memorial Medical Center
24451 Health Center Dr
Laguna Hills, CA 92653
Saint Joseph Hospital
1100 W Stewart Dr
Orange, CA 92868

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Michele M Carpenter MD
Michele M Carpenter MD
1010 W La Veta Ave Ste 470
Orange, CA 92868
Michele Carpenter MD, Inc.
Michele Carpenter MD, Inc.
1010 W La Veta Ave
Orange, CA 92868
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    Dr. Carpenter's Experience

    Dr. Carpenter's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Breast Surgical Oncology
    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Breast Surgical Procedure
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    2
    • Anemia
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Leukocytosis
    • Lipomas
    • Lymphoma
    • Melanoma
    • Nodular Lymphoma
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
    • Skin Cancer
    • Uterine Cancer
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    Background Check for Dr. Carpenter

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • 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

    Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1983

    Internship Hospital

    Naval Medical Center
    Complete in 1984

    Residency Hospital

    Naval Medical Center
    Complete in 1989

    Undergraduate Schools

    University of Scranton
    Graduated in 1979
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Carpenter & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Carpenter's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Saddleback Memorial Medical Center

    • Saint Joseph Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Carpenter

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.8
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    4.8 out of 5

    Dr. Carpenter's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.4 out of 5

    36 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.8 out of 5

    35 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.3 out of 5

    36 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    33 responses

    Experience with Dr. Carpenter

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.9 out of 5

    35 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.9 out of 5

    35 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.9 out of 5

    35 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.8 out of 5

    35 responses

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    Office Locations

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    Michele M Carpenter MD
    1010 W La Veta Ave Ste 470
    Orange, CA 92868
    (714) 565-0166 (Office)
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    Michele Carpenter MD, Inc.
    1010 W La Veta Ave
    Orange, CA 92868
    (714) 565-0166 (Office)
    (714) 937-0166 (Fax)
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