Dr. Richard Carter Jr., MD

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Specializes in Internal Medicine • Male • Age 47

120 Hospital Dr Ste 130
Jefferson City, TN 37760
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Hospital Quality

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Jefferson Memorial Hospital
110 Hospital Dr
Jefferson City, TN 37760
Lakeway Regional Hospital
726 McFarland St
Morristown, TN 37814

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
120 Hospital Dr Ste 130
Jefferson City, TN 37760
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Summit Medical Group At Newport
610 Cosby Hwy
Newport, TN 37821
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    Dr. Carter Jr.'s Experience

    Specialties

    • Internal Medicine
    • Pediatrics

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Pediatrics
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    Background Check for Dr. Carter Jr.

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Tennessee.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Baylor Coll Of Med
    Graduated in 2003
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Carter Jr. & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Carter Jr.'s Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Jefferson Memorial Hospital

    • Lakeway Regional Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.7
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    4.7 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carter Jr. to family and friends

    4.7 out of 5

    12 responses

    Dr. Carter Jr.'s Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.4 out of 5

    12 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.8 out of 5

    12 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.6 out of 5

    12 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    12 responses

    Experience with Dr. Carter Jr.

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.7 out of 5

    12 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.7 out of 5

    12 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.7 out of 5

    12 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.7 out of 5

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    120 Hospital Dr Ste 130
    Jefferson City, TN 37760
    (865) 475-4742 (Office)
    (865) 471-6410 (Fax)
    B
    Summit Medical Group At Newport
    610 Cosby Hwy
    Newport, TN 37821
    (423) 625-7777 (Office)
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    Summit Medical Group
    1225 E Weisgarber Rd Ste N200
    Knoxville, TN 37909
    (865) 475-4742 (Office)
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