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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Top Care Areas

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Pulmonary Disease
normal
more than 10% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

13  Conditions Treated

3  Procedures

  • Heart Surgery
  • Lung Surgery
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Carter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Carter's Reviews

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Dr. Carter's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (1)

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...more
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