Dr. Melinda Carter, MD

Dr. Melinda Carter, MD

Family Medicine  |  
Female  |  
Age 55
(12)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Melinda Carter, MD is a family medicine specialist in Rockford, IL and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from University Of Illinois At Chicago / College Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in family medicine.

2404 Charles St

Rockford, IL 61108

Contact Information

(815) 391-7910

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 8 More

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Dr. Carter's Experience

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

  • Family Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Biopsy
  • Breast Exam
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colposcopy
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Mole Removal
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Stitches
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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

  • University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • University Of Illinois At Chicago / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Memorial Hospital Of South Bend
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Carter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Sign Language

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Carter's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carter to family and friends
3.1
based on 12 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Carter's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Rockford, IL
Dr Carter is a good listener and I know she cares about me and my family. I was in a car accident years ago and broke a bone in my back. The ER doctor and neurosurgeon told me all my pain was from my back but I knew something else was wrong. So I went to see my doctor She was very thorough, and...more
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in Berwyn, IL
Dr. Carter's bedside manner is essentially nonexistent. I found her to be unfriendly, showing no empathy & unwilling to find alternatives for treatment! My overall feeling while in her care is one of laziness & that she was a C student in med school. (She's often absent, making it difficult to...more
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