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Specialties & Research
Dr. James Carter, MD is board certified in Surgery.
- He has special expertise in 2 areas:
- Breast Diseases
- Thyroid Diseases
Education & Awards
Dr. Carter graduated from The University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas. He has 2 awards.
Dr. Carter has 6 hospital affiliations:
- Baptist Hospital
- StoneCrest Medical Center
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Carter accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee - 6 plans
- Humana - 2 plans
- United Healthcare - 20 plans
- AMERIGROUP - 1 plan
- Cigna - 3 plans
- USA H & W Network - 1 plan