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Dr. Richard Carter Jr, MD

Dr. Richard Carter Jr, MD

Age 47 General Surgery M
(71) 71 reviews

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Dr. Richard Carter Jr, MD is a general surgery specialist in Richmond, VA. Dr. Carter Jr completed a residency at VA Commonwealth University-Medical Colloge VA. He currently practices at Richmond Surgical and is affiliated with Chippenham Hospital. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Carter Jr is board certified in General Surgery.


  • VA Commonwealth University-Medical Colloge VA, Residency Hospital — 2011
  • Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College of Virginia School of Medicine, Fellowship Hospital — 2009
  • VA Commonwealth University-Medical Colloge VA, Internship Hospital — 2006
  • University of Virginia, Undergraduate School — 1996

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Husky Health
  • inHealth
  • INTotal Health
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Midwest Health Plan
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • Peach State Health Plan
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Wellcare of Georgia

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  1. Richmond Surgical

    1. 1
      Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute
      7607 Forest Ave Ste 220, Richmond, VA 23229 Existing Patients: (804) 373-6662

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Dr. Carter is the best. He got me through a very stressful situation. He and his staff are kind, caring and very knowledgable. Highly recommend dr. Carter
Linda huband — Jul 29, 2020
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Dr. Carter Jr frequently treats Umbilical Hernia, Inguinal Hernia, and Lipomas.  

Hospital Affiliations

  • Chippenham Hospital
  • Henrico Doctors' Hospital
  • Johnston-Willis Hospital
  • Parham Doctors' Hospital
  • Retreat Doctors' Hospital