Dr. Gilberto Carrero, MD

Dr. Gilberto Carrero, MD

Anesthesiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
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Dr. Gilberto Carrero, MD is an anesthesiology doctor who practices in Hendersonville, TN. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.Read his story

131 Saundersville Rd Ste 160

Hendersonville, TN 37075

Contact Information

(615) 824-3737

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Principal Financial Group
  • 2 More

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Dr. Carrero's Experience

Dr. Carrero's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Anesthesiology
  • Board certified in Otolaryngology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Carrero's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Carrero "Well established as one of Nashville's leading anesthesiology experts, Dr. Gilbert Carrero began his medical career in San Juan, where he received his medical degree and completed his anesthesiology internship and residency through the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine. Dr. Carrero graduated Magna Cum Laude and received the Volker Striepe Teacher of the Year Award. During his career Dr. Carrero served as Medical Director of the Orthopedic Surgi Center, Deputy Medical Director of Ambulatory Anesthesia Rotation and Section Chief of Outpatient Services at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Dr. Carrero was Associate Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology and served on Pharmacy/Therapeutics and Clinical Competence committees while at Vanderbilt. Dr. Carrero is a Diplomate of the American Board of Anesthesiology with specialty certifications in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine. His notable experience in pain management includes expertise in acute pain, obstetric anesthesia, organ transplants and emergency services."


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  • Anesthesiology

Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

Conditions Treated

  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis


  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Injection
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Pain Management
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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.


  • University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Mayaguez Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Mayaguez Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • U Miss Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Hospital Puerto Rico Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Carrero has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Carrero's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carrero to family and friends
based on 5 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Carrero's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Hendersonville TN |
Had an excellent experience, never felt a thing during a usually painful procedure. He was gentle, careful and truly cared if he hurt me or not. Was concerned the whole time in how I was feeling and doing. I like him.
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Dr. Carrero accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
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Hospitals where Dr. Carrero has admitting privileges

Tristar Centennial Medical Center
2300 Patterson St
Nashville, TN 37203
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Tristar Hendersonville Medical Center
355 New Shackle Island Rd
Hendersonville, TN 37075
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Tristar Summit Medical Center
5655 Frist Blvd
Hermitage, TN 37076
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