Dr. Anthony Carter, MD

Dr. Anthony Carter, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
(61)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Anthony Carter, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Newport News, VA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Boston University School of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, joint replacement & reconstruction orthopedics, and more.

730 Thimble Shoals Blvd Ste 130

Newport News, VA 23606

Contact Information

(757) 873-1554

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Federal Employee Program (FEP)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • 12 More

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Carter performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hip Replacement
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bursitis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Carter "The mission of Hampton Roads Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine is to provide the highest quality of orthopaedic care while focusing on educating our patients in the prevention of orthopaedic injuries and diseases. We are committed to keeping bodies in motion! "
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pain
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Runner's Knee
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Stress Fracture of Foot

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Procedures

  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • 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 Resurfacing
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Total Knee Arthroplasty With Robotic Assistance

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Boston University School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Boston University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • NY U Bellevue Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Nyu/Bellev
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Carter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Carter's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carter to family and friends
4.1
based on 61 total reviews (12 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (61)

  • 5
    (45)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (12)

Dr. Carter's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

in Hampton, VA
The first time I saw Doctor Carter for was a lump on my hip. He examined it carefully, x-rayed it, and referred me to a surgeon in Richmond. He said the lump was outside his field of expertise, and I admire that honesty. The second time I saw him was for a knee problem. He recommended that I...more
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I went to this doctors ofc after I was told by his front ofc, that he consulted with knee issues. Mine waxed and waned but I knew something was not right. After a long wait , at least an hour, they Xrayed my knee, then I waited another 90 min. This doctor did not feel like my knee problem was...more
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in virginia beach, va
Dr. Carter made a surgery that was frightening ( hip replacement) to me, seem not as scary. From reading all the information about the anterior approach that he uses, and his success rate was a no brainer for me and that he was the only one I would want to do it. Even though I live in Virginia...more
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in NAGS HEAD, NC
BAD!! AVOID THIS DOCTOR AT ALL COSTS!!! HE PUT IN THE WRONG HIP PROSTHESIS! (AS CONFIRMED BY TWO PROMINENT ORTHOPEDIC SURGEONS) I NEEDED A REVISION WITHIN ONE YEAR!!! IT TOOK NEARLY 3 MONTHS TO GET AN APPOINTMENT WITH HIM AFTER BEING TOLD THE "STEM" WAS LOOSE! VERY RUDE STAFF. THANK GOD I DID NOT...more
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in Williamsburg, VA
Knee replacement went off without a hitch. Healing was fast with hard work. Back to the pool in just a few weeks. Carpal tunnel repair was quick and easy too. Take a list of questions. He's quick. Office responsive to calls and scheduler was great. He keeps up with new technique and equipment.
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