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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (26)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Carolyn Garner, Endocrine Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Garner has been reviewed by 67 patients who have provided 26 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 4.9
Courteous Staff 4.7
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 4.9
Spends Time with Me 4.7
Follows Up After Visit 4.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. Carolyn Garner, MD is board certified in Surgery.

  • She has special expertise in 13 areas:
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Fine-Needle Biopsy
  • Goiter (Thyroid Swelling)
  • Graves Disease (Thyroid Eye Disease)
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Parathyroid Diseases
  • Parathyroid Gland Cancer (Parathyroid Neoplasm)
  • Parathyroid Gland Surgery (Parathyroidectomy)
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Inflammation (Thyroiditis)
  • Thyroid Nodule

Education & Awards

Dr. Garner graduated from The University of Texas at San Antonio. She has 7 awards.

Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2013 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009 - 2015)
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2009, 2014 - 2015)


Dr. Garner has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Of Dallas 
  • Forest Park Medical Center 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Carolyn Nance Garner MD is a female Surgeon, has 11 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. Carolyn N. Garner practice?
Dr. Carolyn Garner has 1 office location.
Dr. Carolyn Garner practices Surgery near Denton, TX.
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