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Stephen T. Carter, MD
Family Medicine
 
4.7 out of 5
Would recommend this provider
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Profile
Areas of Expertise
Dr. Carter specializes in urgent/emergency care, sports medicine, geriatrics and general wellness.
Personal Information
Dr. Carter enjoys meteorology, outdoor activities such as alpine skiing, hiking, road biking and running half marathons. He is actively involved with raising two beautiful elementary school girls and enjoys frequent traveling with family.
Clinical Experience
Departments
Specialties
Family Medicine, Pediatrics
Board Certifications
American Academy of Family Practice
Education and Professional Achievements
Education
Hahnemann University Hospital, Philadelphia, 1998
University of Pennsylvania, BA Biology, 1990
Residency
Swedish Hospital, Seattle, 2001
Professional Activities and Awards
Member, American Academy of Family Physicians, American Medical Association
Patient Ratings and Comments
Patient Ratings
All ratings are submitted by Virginia Mason patients and are verified by an independent, national patient survey company. Ratings are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score. Learn about the ratings.
Likelihood of recommending this provider
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Provider showed concern
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider explained things clearly
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Provider included you in decisions
 
4.6 out of 5 stars
Provider discussed treatment options
 
4.6 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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  Overall Patient Rating - July 2020
Good doc.
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2020
Dr Carter is the best doctor I have ever had! He is thorough, listens and is patient.
  Overall Patient Rating - April 2020
Dr Carter has always addressed my concerns completely
Overall Patient Rating - March 2020
He always listens about my questions, and his explanations of my questions are good. He does include me about decisions. I would love to recommend him.
  Overall Patient Rating - February 2020
He is always concerned, kind, & understanding. He gives me options. He is honest & I always recommend him to others -
  Overall Patient Rating - January 2020
Dr was very attentive and looked at all the issues I mentioned
  Overall Patient Rating - January 2020
Dr. Carter is a very good listener and he understands the difficulties I am facing.
  Overall Patient Rating - December 2019
Was impressed by his quick action getting me in to see an eye specialist.
  Overall Patient Rating - December 2019
Very easy to communicate with and gets back to patients in a timely manner.
  Overall Patient Rating - December 2019
I seldom have given such high ratings to my PCP, but am very impressed by *Dr. Carter.
  Overall Patient Rating - October 2019
I have seen Dr. Carter twice now and really like him. He takes the time to listen and offers really good advice as well. Happy I chose him as my main doctor
  Overall Patient Rating - September 2019
Dr.Carter is a top notch physician and individual. He is the best doctor I have ever had in every regard !
  Overall Patient Rating - September 2019
Dr.Carter is the best .... always top notch and is an excellent listener and diagnostician. I trust him completely..
  Overall Patient Rating - September 2019
Dr. Carter is excellent. Truly and enjoyable experience each time I have an appointment with him. You can feel the care and concern he has for your issues and for you as the person. does a superb job of explaining things.
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2019
VERY GOOD
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2019
Dr. Carter has been the most caring and thoughtful doctor I've ever worked with.
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2019
I have recommended Dr. Carterto multiple friends seeking a more engagedprimary care doctor.
  Overall Patient Rating - July 2019
Dr. Carter took over as my Primary care for Dr. West....I feel very lucky to have been added to his patient list.