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About Dr. Thomas R Carter

Dr. Thomas R Carter, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Phoenix, AZ, with another office in Tempe, AZ. He has 35 years of experience. His specialties include Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Carter is affiliated with Phoenix Childrens Hospital, John C Lincoln North Mountain Hospital and Honorhealth Deer Valley Medical Center. Dr. Carter has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

103 Ratings with 24 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Thomas R Carter is Excellent. Dr. Thomas R Carter has been rated by 103 patients. From those 103 patients 24 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Thomas R Carter is 4.6 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

The Orthopedic Clinic Association

2222 E Highland Ave Ste 300
Phoenix, AZ 85016
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The Orthopedic Clinic Association

5002 S Mill Ave
Tempe, AZ 85282
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Specialties

Dr. Thomas R Carter has the following 1 specialty

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Expertise

    14 Expertise

  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Joint Pain/Swelling
  • Joint Replacement
  • Hip Surgery
  • Scoliosis
  • Sports Medicine
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Herniated Disc
  • Arthroscopy
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Laminectomy
  • Bone Fracture
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Surgery

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Reviews

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10 out of 10

ASU student with a moderate meniscus tear from basketball and longboarding. Dr. Carter did great work. Prompt surgery and the cause of pain was removed. Its now five months later I am back to running at 95% my original capacity five days a week. Stellar job and smooth recovery.

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Five Stars

Very kind and. Informative. Did a great job on my meniscus surgery on left knee. Suggested possible surgery but told me if I decided on therapy to text him.

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Trusted Expert

Dr. Carter is the one to see for knee issues...I feel in good hands when in his care.

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30 minutes
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Four Stars

fine but made me feel a bit rushed

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Very caring and courteous
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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2010)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2016)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    35 Years Experience

  • University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1983

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Thomas R Carter accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Savings Plus of AZ
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Health Net
    • Health Net AZ PPO HSA
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana National POS
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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