Dr. Kara C Carter MD Pediatrician

Dr. Kara Carter is a pediatrician in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital and St. Luke's Medical Center. She received her medical degree from University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and has been in practice for 11 years. Dr. Carter accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 28 doctors at Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital and one of 73 at St. Luke's Medical Center who specialize in Pediatrics.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatrician: General Pediatrics

Education & Medical Training

Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, Pediatrics, 2003–2006

University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Class of 2003

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

TX State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Physician Practice Connections Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2011

Physician Practice Connections Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2012

Physician Practice Connections Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2013

Physician Practice Connections Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2014

Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2011

Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2012

Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2013

Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition Program, National Committee for Quality Assurance
2014

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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