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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Carter is Good. Dr. Carter has been reviewed by 9 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.8
Promptness 4.8
Courteous Staff 4.3
Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
Bedside Manner 3.9
Spends Time with Me 4.1
Follows Up After Visit 3.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Carter, FACS, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Back Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders
  • Head and Neck Disorder
  • Neurosurgery
  • Spinal Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Carter graduated from University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor. He has 1 awards.

On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Carter has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • St. Mary's Hospital Medical Center-Madison 
  • Swedish American Hospital 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard L Carter FACS and MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 27 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Richard L. Carter practice?
Dr. Richard Carter has 1 office location.
Dr. Richard Carter practices Neurological Surgery near Madison, WI.
See Madison Neurological Surgeons.