Dr. Peter Carter, MD

Dr. Peter Carter, MD

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Dr. Peter Carter, MD is a general surgery specialist in Portsmouth, NH. He graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

333 Borthwick Ave Ste 305

Portsmouth, NH 03801

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Insurance Accepted

  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus
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Dr. Carter's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Venous Insufficiency
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carter treats Venous Insufficiency more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Carter treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carter performs Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy) more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Carter performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Debridement
  • Knee Debridement
Vascular Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carter treats Vascular Disease more than 63% of his peers

Dr. Carter treats this condition more than 63% of his peers

Dr. Carter's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Lump
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hidradenitis
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Ventral Hernia

About Me

Biography

Dr. Peter Carter, MD is a general surgery specialist in Portsmouth, NH. He graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Maine Medical Center
Residency Hospital
Maine Medical Center
Internship Hospital
Tufts University School Of Medicine
Medical School
Hamilton
Undergraduate School

Awards

Dr. Carter's Reviews

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5.0

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He is the best Surgeon I have ever met.
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Ok so he left scars. All joking aside, he is outstanding and thorough. If I had to do it again, he would be my first choice. Jessica Trewhella
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Dr. Carter was first recommended to me when I needed an urgent operation. Since then, I've requested him for two subsequent elective procedures. He's professional, kind, caring, easy to talk with and explains everything so you know just what to expect. When my husband needed surgery, I knew Dr....Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Blue Cross Blue Shield
CareSource
Medicaid
Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Fallon Community Health Plan
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MVP Health Care
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
PHCS
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
Tricare
Prime
Standard
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts Health Plans
UnitedHealthCare
Medicaid
United Healthcare
Wellcare of Georgia
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