Dr. Scott S. Carpenter, DO

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Dr. Scott S. Carpenter, DO

General Surgery | Male

South Abilene Surgical associates 1680 Antilley Rd Ste 110, Abilene, TX 79606 Get Directions
(325) 428-5600

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Dr. Carpenter specializes in General Surgery and practices in Abilene, TX. He practices at 1 location.

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      Specialties

      • General Surgery

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      • General Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Disorders
      • Abdominal Pain
      • Abscess
      • Appendicitis
      • Benign Tumor
      • Breast Cancer
      • Breast Diseases
      • Breast Lump
      • Cancer
      • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
      • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
      • Colorectal Cancer
      • Constipation
      • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
      • Esophageal Diseases
      • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
      • Gallbladder Cancer
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Hernia
      • Incisional Hernia
      • Inguinal Hernia
      • Intestinal Abscess
      • Intestinal Obstruction
      • Lipomas
      • Meckel's Diverticulum
      • Neuroendocrine Tumors
      • Pancreatic Cancer
      • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
      • Secondary Malignancies
      • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
      • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
      • Stomach Diseases
      • Testicular Cancer
      • Thyroid Cancer
      • Ulcer
      • Umbilical Hernia
      • Ventral Hernia

      Procedures Performed

      • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
      • Adrenalectomy
      • Adrenalectomy With Robotic Assistance
      • Advanced Robotic Surgery
      • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
      • Appendectomy, Open
      • Biopsy of Breast
      • Bone Marrow Biopsy
      • Breast Surgical Procedure
      • Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
      • Cholecystoenterostomy
      • Colectomy
      • Colon and Rectal Surgery
      • Colorectal Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
      • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
      • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
      • Endoscopic Sphincterotomy and Papillotomy With Robotic Assistance
      • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
      • Esophageal Surgery
      • Excision of Breast Tumor
      • Excision of Skin Lesion
      • 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
      • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
      • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
      • Gastroenterology Procedures
      • Head and Neck Surgery
      • Hernia Repair
      • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
      • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
      • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
      • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
      • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
      • Laparotomy
      • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
      • Mastectomy
      • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
      • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
      • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
      • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
      • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
      • Port Placements or Replacements
      • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
      • Splenectomy
      • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
      • Stomach Surgery
      • Surgery, Robotic Assisted
      • Thoracentesis
      • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
      • Thyroid Lobectomy
      • Thyroidectomy
      • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
      • Tracheal Surgery
      • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
      • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
      • Wound Repair

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        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Des Moines Univ Coll Of Osteo Med & Surg

        Graduated in 2003

      • Internship Hospital
        Osteopathic Medical Center Of Texas

        Completed in 2004

      • Residency Hospital
        Michigan State University

        Completed in 2008

      • Undergraduate School
        Abilene Christian University

        Graduated in 1996

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Specializes in General Surgery
      • Board certified in General Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Carpenter's Office & Staff

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