Dr. Bruce Carter, MD

Dr. Bruce Carter, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 73
(13)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Bruce Carter, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Charlottesville, VA. He is 73 years old and has been practicing for 47 years.

1101 E Jefferson St Ste 3

Charlottesville, VA 22902

Contact Information

(434) 295-5193

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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

Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
very high
more than 95% of peers
Farsightedness
very high
more than 89% of peers
Astigmatism
very high
more than 89% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Carter does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Astigmatism
  • Cataract
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Esotropia
  • Exophoria
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Glaucoma
  • Heterophoria
  • Hypertropia
  • Hypotropia
  • Keratitis
  • Lazy Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinguecula
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Retina Diseases
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Vertical Heterophoria

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Procedures

  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery

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

  • Univ Of Va Sch Of Med Hlth Sys
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Ky Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • University Va Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Ee/Chldns Hosp/U Pittsburgh
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Carter has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Carter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Carter's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carter to family and friends
4.2
based on 13 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Carter's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Harrisonburg, VA |
Dr. Bruce Carter is by far the Best! He is AMAZING with our 3 year old and we love him as well! My son even bugs us about when his next appt is because he wants to go see him. :) Highly reccomend him!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Carter accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    KeyCare PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Southern Health PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Carter has admitting privileges

Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital
500 Martha Jefferson Dr
Charlottesville, VA 22911
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University of Virginia Hospital
1215 Lee Street
Charlottesville, VA 22908
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