Dr. Virginia Carter, MD is a pediatrics specialist in Shreveport, LA. She specializes in pediatrics.


Locations

WK Pediatric Health & Wellness

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(318) 215-7245
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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WK Bossier Pediatric Partners

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(318) 215-7245
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions

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(318) 215-7245

Dr. Carter accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Advantage
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Gilsbar 360
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
HealthPlus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Medicare
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
NovaSys Health
PPO Plus
Private HealthCare Systems
Railroad Medicare
Tricare
Prime
Standard
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

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Dr. Carter's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acne
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Administrative Physical
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anemia
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anxiety
  • Asthma
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Back Pain
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
  • Burn Injuries
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Cellulitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Constipation
  • Cough
  • Dehydration
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Dermatitis Due to Food
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Diarrhea
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Fever
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fungal Infections
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hair Loss
  • Headache
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hives
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Immunization
  • Impetigo
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insomnia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Laryngitis
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Lice
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Nausea
  • Newborn Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Pediatric Overweight
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Plantar Wart
  • Pneumonia
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Scabies
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Strep Throat
  • Sunburn
  • Swine Flu
  • Tension Headache
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tonsillitis
  • Torticollis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Viral Infection
  • Warts
  • Wellness Examination
  • Wheezing

About Me

Biography

I am a Shreveport native, born and raised in Northwest Louisiana. After graduating from C.E. Byrd High School in 2002, I attended college at the University of Arkansas, earning a Biologic Sciences degree. Coming back to attend medical school at Louis...

Specialties

  • Pediatrics

Board Certifications

Education

University Of Mississippi Medical Center
Residency Hospital
University Of Mississippi Medical Center
Internship Hospital
Louisiana State University Health Shreveport / School of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

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Dr carter is the best, bar none! I’m not sure who loves her more, me or my kiddos! I trust her totally with their care, and she’s so sweet. I recommend her 1000%!
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Dr. Carter is wonderful. She is very thorough and is not in a rush while caring for her patients. Absolutely wonderful. She has been a God sent for my family after seeing 3 doctors at popular, recommended clinics. I am beyond satisfied and happy with Dr. Carter! I highly recommend her!
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WK Bossier Health Center

Bossier City, LA

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018, 2017)

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average