License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Carter is Excellent. Dr. Carter has been reviewed by 16 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

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

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 5 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Greater Nashville


Dr. Carter has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Baptist Hospital 
  • Hickman Community Health Services 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. James T Carter MD is a male Surgeon, has 26 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. James T. Carter practice?
Dr. James Carter has 4 office locations.
Dr. James Carter practices Surgery near Murfreesboro, TN.
See Murfreesboro Surgeons.