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About Dr. Carole Dunmire

Dr. Carole Dunmire, MD, PHD is a Doctor primarily located in Charlotte, NC. She has 31 years of experience. Her specialties include Adolescent Medicine, Psychiatry and Child Psychiatry. Dr. Dunmire is affiliated with Carolinas Medical Center - Mercy, Anson County Hospital and Behavioral Health Center CMC Randolph. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

2 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Carole Dunmire is Poor. Dr. Carole Dunmire has been rated by 2 patients. From those 2 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Carole Dunmire is 2.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Carolinas Medical Center Randolph

501 Billingsley Rd
Charlotte, NC 28211
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Specialties

Dr. Carole Dunmire has the following 3 specialties

  • Adolescent Medicine

    Adolescent specialists are doctors who have advanced training in the health issues that adolescents face. These physicians deal with issues like the onset of puberty, reproductive health, eating disorders, irregular periods, mood changes, drugs and pressures from home and school. For girls entering adulthood, adolescent specialists can act as both pediatrician and gynecologist, so they only have to see one doctor for all their needs.

  • Psychiatry

    A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.
    He or she can not only provide the counseling necessary to both diagnose and treat a patient, but can also prescribe medication when needed. In some cases, a psychiatrist will only provide the medication and the counseling will be provided by another healthcare specialist, like a certified counselor or psychologist.
    Like other doctors, psychiatrists employ diagnostic tools like CT scans and MRI in order to observe the structure and function of a patient's brain.
    Once a diagnosis is made, these specialists may use behavior or cognitive therapy in order to address the patient's condition, or a multitude of other types of therapy, in conjunction with or in place of medication.

  • Child Psychiatry

    A pediatric/adolescent psychiatrist is a doctor who specializes in diagnosing and treating mental and emotional conditions in young children and adolescents.
    These specialists study psychopathological disorders and their causes in order to prevent and identify them in their patients. These disorders may be caused by biological, psychosocial, genetic, demographic, or environmental factors, a patient's history, or any combination of these factors.
    Pediatric/adolescent psychiatrists treat patients through a variety of interventions including medical treatment, behavior therapy, cognitive-behavior therapy, problem solving techniques, family therapy, parent training, psychodynamic therapy, and consultation with the patient's primary care physician or school professionals.

  • Expertise

    14 Expertise

  • Acne
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Binge Eating Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder / Manic Depressive Disorder
  • Birth Control
  • Depression
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Eating Disorders
  • Insomnia
  • Psychotherapy
  • Schizophrenia
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Substance Abuse

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Reviews

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Unconcerned & Jaded Doctor

Dr. Dunmire was always hurried, and refused to listen to my concerns as a parent. She will only accept written reports from counselors, and teachers. This is fine, but should not be the exclusive voice for YOUR child. She is very reluctant to act on her own merit. It takes 3 or 4 visits to begin to get to the root of an issue. With follow-up visits as long as long 3 months away, it can be dangerous for those suffering from a mental illness. She seems jaded by the revolving door of her patients. She cares nothing about the patient as a person, and this is very poor form for a doctor specializing in psychiatry. A good psychiatrist is hard to find, and the bad ones (particularly those solely focused on just dispensing prescriptions) can be detrimental to a patient's well being.

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Three Stars
  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Dunmire is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Anson County Hospital
  • Behavioral Health Center CMC Randolph
  • Carolinas Medical Center
  • Kings Mountain Hospital
  • Carolinas Medical CenterCenter for Mental Health
  • Education

    31 Years Experience

  • Rush Medical College Of Rush University Medical Center

    Graduated in 1985

  • Duke University Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Carole Dunmire accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
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Locations & Directions

Carolinas Medical Center Randolph, 501 Billingsley Rd, Charlotte, NC
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