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Dr. Bob S Carter MD and PHD is a male Oncologist , has 18 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery, Surgery, Surgical Oncology, and Medical Oncology.
Dr. Bob Carter has 8 office locations.
8010 Frost St
Ste 502
San Diego, CA 92123

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Specialties & Research

Dr. Bob Carter, MD, PHD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 14 areas:
  • Arteriovenous Malformations
  • Auditory Tumor (Acoustic Neuroma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Arteriovenous Malformation (Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformations)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Cancer (Astrocytoma)
  • Brain Cancer (Meningel Neoplasm)
  • Brain Cancer (Meningioma)
  • Craniotomy (Brain Surgery)
  • Intracranial Vasospasm
  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Vascular Surgical Procedures

Education & Awards

Dr. Carter graduated from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore. He has 2 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Intracranial Aneurysm
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)


Dr. Carter has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Massachusetts General Hospital 
  • UC San Diego Health System 
  • UCSD-La Jolla John M and Sally B Thornton Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Carter accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Aetna - 3 plans
  • Tufts Health Plans - 5 plans
  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Evercare - 1 plan
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 2 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Network Health - 2 plans


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Bob S. Carter practice?
Dr. Bob Carter practices Neurological Surgery, Surgery, Surgical Oncology, and Medical Oncology near San Diego, CA.
Additional practice locations include: La Jolla, CA and Boston, MA.
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