Dr. John Carter, MD

Dr. John Carter, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
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Dr. John Carter, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from Univ Of Rochester Sch Of Med & Dentistry in 1973 and specializes in geriatric medicine and family medicine.

6130 N La Cholla Blvd Ste 100

Tucson, AZ 85741

Contact Information

(520) 742-4159

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Malaise and Fatigue
very high
more than 99% of peers
Wellness Examination
very high
more than 99% of peers
Asthma
very high
more than 99% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Family Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
  • Geriatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

189  Conditions Treated

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21  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

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 Rochester Sch Of Med & Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • University Of Virginia Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Ariz Hlth Scis Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Carter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Carter's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carter to family and friends
19 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Carter's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I know as a former Patient of his . This Dr. is Head and Shoulders above any Primary Care Physician I have seen and I am 78 Years Old . I have moved out of state and only hope I can find a Dr. With His Concern.He listens and and follows Up in a timely manner. His medical Assistant Sam also does a...more
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A great doctor. Listens. Spends time with you. Very knowledgeable. Nice guy. Staff is excellent.
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Fairly easy to talk to and listens fairly well. Nice doctor who seems to know his stuff.
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