Dr. Carter specializes in General Surgery and Breast Surgery.
Why did you choose your specialty area?
I chose surgery because I enjoy working with my hands and being able to treat people's ailments through surgical techniques. I had an incredible breast surgeon mentor, Dr. Gordon Schwartz, who instilled a passion in me to battle breast disease and help women through the process of breast cancer treatment.
How do you spend your spare time?
I spend my spare time with family, We enjoy outdoor activities, sports, church and music.
#1 Health tip that you can offer:
Finding things to be thankful for and having joy and hope in life improves the body's immune system and allows it to prevent disease and recover from illness and surgery more efficiently.
|Undergraduate School||Point Loma College, San Diego, CA|
|Medical School||Jefferson Medical College - Philadelphia, PA|
|Residency||Barnes Hospital of Washington University, St. Louis, MO|
|Fellowship||Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA - Breast Cancer Research Fellowship|
- Fellow, American College of Surgeons
- American Society of Breast Surgeons
- American Medical Association
- Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
- Hobart Amory Hare Medical Honor Society
While every attempt is made to ensure this information is up to date, please check with this office for current insurance plan participation.
- America’s Choice Provider Network (ACPN)
- Anabaptist Healthshare
- Magellan Complete Care
- Molina Healthcare (Medicare/Medicaid)
- Sentara Optima
- United Healthcare (UHC)
- VA Choice
- Virginia Health Network
- Virginia Premier