Dr. Yvonne Carter, MD

Dr. Yvonne Carter, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Yvonne Carter, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Torrance, CA and has been practicing for 16 years. She graduated from Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1995 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

1000 W Carson St Rm 3L2

Torrance, CA 90502

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Carter's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Lung Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carter performs Lung Surgery more than 77% of her peers

Dr. Carter performs this procedure more than 77% of her peers

Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carter performs Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy more than 66% of her peers

Dr. Carter performs this procedure more than 66% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thorascopic (VATS) Lobectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thorascopic (VATS) Thymectomy
Lung Cancer
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carter treats Lung Cancer more than 65% of her peers

Dr. Carter treats this condition more than 65% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer

Dr. Carter's conditions and procedures:

Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Valve Disease
Cancer
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Head and Neck Cancer
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Pulmonary Disease
Vascular Disease
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Yvonne Carter, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Torrance, CA and has been practicing for 16 years. She graduated from Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1995 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • Ohio St University
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 2003
    Uc
    Fellowship Hospital
    2003
  • 2002
    University Of Washington
    Residency Hospital
    2002
  • 1996
    University Of Washington
    Internship Hospital
    1996
  • 1995
    Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School
    1995

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Carter preforms miracles! I literally owe this woman my life! I can never thank her enough for giving me not one but 2 chances to take down a rare cancer that no ones ever heard of. I immediately loved her and her attitude of this is what it is this is what I got to do. I'm so lucky to have...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Select
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO