Dr. Shamus R. Carr, MD

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Specializes in Cardiac Surgery • Male • Age 41

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Hospital Quality

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University of Utah Health Care
50 North Medical Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84132

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Appointments & Offices

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U OF U/ DEPT. OF ANESTHESIOLOGY
U OF U/ DEPT. OF ANESTHESIOLOGY
30 N 1900 E
Salt Lake City, UT 84132
Huntsman Cancer Institute
Huntsman Cancer Institute
1950 Circle of Hope Dr # Cinic
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
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    Dr. Carr's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Cardiac Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
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    • Decortication and Pleurectomy
    • Lobectomy, Open
    • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
    • Lung Removal, Open
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Pleura Cancer
    • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
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    Background Check for Dr. Carr

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Utah.
    • 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

    Dartmouth College
    Graduated in 1999

    Internship Hospital

    Dwight D Eisenhower Army Medical Center

    Residency Hospital

    Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University
    University Of Pennsylvania

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of Pittsburgh
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Carr & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Carr's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at University of Utah Health Care where Dr. Carr has admitting privileges:

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    • University of Utah Health Care

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Carr

     

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    Under 10 minutes
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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Carr accepting new patients?

    If you are a new patient, please check with Dr. Carr before scheduling an appointment.

    What insurance does he accept?

    • Aetna
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • GEHA
    • Humana
    • Medicare
    • Medico
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    U OF U/ DEPT. OF ANESTHESIOLOGY
    30 N 1900 E
    Salt Lake City, UT 84132
    (801) 581-6393 (Office)
    B
    Huntsman Cancer Institute
    1950 Circle of Hope Dr # Cinic
    Salt Lake City, UT 84112
    (801) 213-4266 (Office)
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