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Dr. Roger Carter, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 62

Dr. Carter

Dr. Roger Carter, MD is a general surgery specialist in Watertown, SD and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Sanford School Of Medicine Of The University Of South Dakota in 1981 and specializes in general surgery.


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(605) 886-8471

Dr. Carter accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
American Enterprise Group
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
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Coventry Health Care
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UnitedHealthCare
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Options PPO
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1 disciplinary action Found
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Dr. Carter's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendicitis
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Mastectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Skin Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Surgery

About Me

Care Philosophy

I believe in giving each person the level of care that I would wish for myself or my family member. If the best option is non-surgical or not within my area of expertise, I will make every effort to find the right provider for that patient.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1986
Wesley Med Center
Residency Hospital
1982
Wesley Med Center
Internship Hospital
1981
Sanford School Of Medicine Of The University Of South Dakota
Medical School
1978
University Of South Dakota
Undergraduate School
1986
1982
1981
1978

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