Dr. Dale Carter, MD

Dr. Dale Carter, MD

Neurology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Dale Carter, MD is a neurology specialist in Portland, OR and has been practicing for 30 years. She graduated from Albany Medical College in 1984 and specializes in neurology, pain medicine, and more.

11782 SW Barnes Rd # C130

Portland, OR 97225

Contact Information

(503) 601-0300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
  • Kaiser Permanente
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Top Care Areas

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

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
normal
more than 68% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
normal
more than 63% of peers
Migraine
normal
more than 59% of peers

Dr. Carter's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Carter "Dr Carters philosophy includes a collaborative approach that embraces working with patients to create individualized successful treatment plans Each patient is considered to be clinically unique with no one size fits all approach"

5  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Adolescent Neurology
  • Adult Neurology
  • Neuropsychiatry (Neurology)
  • Pain Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

63  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aneurysm
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Benign Positional Vertigo
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Central Vestibular Vertigo
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine
  • Migraine, Hormone-Induced
  • Migrainous Vertigo
  • Nerve Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Traumatic Headache
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tension Headache
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Whiplash
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8  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Oregon.

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

  • state university college at brockport
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1973
  • Albany Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Albany Medical Center Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Albany Med Center Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Carter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Carter's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carter to family and friends
34 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (34)

  • 5
    (20)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Carter's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

NO WAY would I recommend Dr. Carter. (1) Impatient. Visibly upset if patient doesn't speak quickly, concisely, precisely. (2) Dislikes questions about her treatment plan for patient. (3) Rather impersonal and somewhat emotionally disconnected. (4) Billing issues. Incorrect and very delayed (by...more
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I have cluster headaches, and I was thrilled that Dr. Carter was not only informed about my condition, but had a treatment plan which offered concrete options. She spent time talking to me, discussing my symptoms and condition, and offering advice. She was friendly and helpful. The best...more
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She canceled my first visit after she got sick and it took me 9 months to see her finally. She then berated me for not completing her assigned labs along with all the other difficult testing I had already done after I finally saw her. Since then she's been condescending, distracted and just refers...more
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There's many reasons we end up searching out a neurologist and want them to be knowledgeable, considerate and conscientious dr. This dr has on multiple occasions forgotten and confused my test results with other patient. She rudely verbally attacked me for disagreeing w/her. I wish those serious...more
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I had an appointment with Dr. Carter today and when I arrived was told that the Dr. was out sick and could not see me. I am a new patient and have waited FIVE WEEKS for this appointment. I have been suffering with debilitating headaches and waited longer just to see Doctor Carter. I understand...more
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