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About Dr. David A Carrier

Dr. David A Carrier, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Houston, TX. He has 34 years of experience. His specialties include Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology and Neuroradiology. Dr. Carrier is affiliated with Methodist West Houston Hospital. Dr. Carrier has received 1 award. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

3 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. David A Carrier is Great. Dr. David A Carrier has been rated by 3 patients. From those 3 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. David A Carrier is 3.7 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Houston Methodist Hospital

6565 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77030
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Specialties

Dr. David A Carrier has the following 3 specialties

  • Radiology

    A radiologist is a physician who specializes in the use of medical imaging to diagnose and treat illnesses or injuries in patients.
    The different types of medical imaging are X-ray, computed tomography (CT) scans, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), ultrasound, and nuclear medicine.
    Radiologists are experts in these different types of tests and can advise a primary care doctor on which test is most appropriate in a specific case. These doctors also assist primary care doctors in analyzing the images produced by these tests in order to determine next steps necessary for treatment.

  • Diagnostic Radiology

    Radiologists help doctors get a closer look at what’s happening inside your body. If your primary care doctor wants to investigate your symptoms further, they may refer you to a radiologist to get an ultrasound or x-ray. Some radiologists specialize in mammography and breast imaging, which is who you see when you need a mammogram. A Radiologist can also determine if bones are broken or fractured after any kind of accident.
    Radiologists are trained to perform MRIs and CT scans, both of which are used to determine the presence of diseases or disorders and help your doctor properly diagnose you. They can detect anything from tumors, bleeding and infections to bone and muscle disorders.

  • Neuroradiology

    Neuroradiologists focus specifically on diagnosing conditions related to the nervous system, spine, head and neck through radiology. They can identify abnormalities in these areas and help doctors properly diagnose the presence of tumors, aneurysms and even dementia.
    It’s also common for them to consult with patients with persistent headaches or back pains, trauma to a certain area, or any issue that can affect brain function, such as a stroke. Like any radiologist, they are trained to perform x-rays, cat scans, ultrasounds and MRIs, but they work closely with neurologists and neurosurgeons.

  • Expertise

    5 Expertise

  • MRI
  • Ultrasound
  • CT Scan
  • PET Scan
  • X-Ray

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Very nice and our family was at ease after talking with Dr. Carrier
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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

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  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    34 Years Experience

  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1984

  • Wilford Hall Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. David A Carrier accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
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Locations & Directions

Houston Methodist Hospital, 6565 Fannin St, Houston, TX
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