Dr. Christopher R Carter MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. Christopher Carter is a gastroenterologist in Portland, Oregon and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Eastside Medical Center and Emory Johns Creek Hospital. He received his medical degree from Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 36 years. Dr. Carter accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 16 doctors at Eastside Medical Center and one of 14 at Emory Johns Creek Hospital who specialize in Gastroenterology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Gastroenterologist: General Gastroenterology

Hospital Affiliation

Eastside Medical Center

Emory Johns Creek Hospital

Gwinnett Hospital System

Providence St. Vincent Medical Center
High performing in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Arizona
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1978–1980

Maricopa Medical Center
Fellowship, Gastroenterology, 1980–1983

Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine
Class of 1978

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Gastroenterology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

OR State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

MicroRNA Molecular Profiles Associated with Diagnosis, Clinicopathologic Criteria, and Overall Survival in Patients with Resectable Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma.
Jamieson, N. B., Morran, D. C., Morton, J. P., Ali, A., Dickson, E. J., Carter, C. R., Sansom, O. J., Evans, T. R., McKay, C. J., Oien, K. A.

Tissue biomarkers for prognosis in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Jamieson, N. B., Carter, C. R., McKay, C. J., Oien, K. A.

Infected pancreatic necrosis: minimizing the cut.
Wysocki, A. P., McKay, C. J., Carter, C. R.

See all 5 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Oregon CommunityCare
  • Health Net Oregon PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Lifewise Health Plan of Oregon
  • ODS Network
  • Pacificare HMO
  • PacificSource Preferred PSN
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • Providence Health System Preferred PPO
  • Regence Oregon - Preferred Provider Network
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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