Dr. Wallace R Carter, MD



Thoracic Surgery     -  Kentucky,  Bowling Green

 Overview

Dr. Wallace R Carter, MD works in Bowling Green, Kentucky is a specialist in Thoracic Surgery and graduated Brooke Army Med Center in 1991. Dr. Carter is affiliated with The Medical Center and practicing for 35 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

 Conditions

  • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cholesterol Diseases
  • Clawtoe Correction Surgery
  • Cognitive Assessment
  • Coloboma of Iris
  • Coronary Heart Disease, Susceptibility to, 6
  • Cosmetic Facial Implant Surgery
  • CranioSacral Therapy (CST)
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Endocarditis
  • Hand Neuropathy
  • Independent Forensic Evaluation
  • Memory Disorders
  • No-Needle, No-Scalpel Vasectomy
  • Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Pneumonia
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Spacer Procedure

 Procedures

  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Impella Device
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maze Procedure
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Thoracic Surgery

 Years Since Graduation

  • 35

 State License

  • Kentucky

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Residency Hospitals


Brooke Army Med Center


Year completed: 1991

Medical School


Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine

Richmond, VA, United States

Graduated: 1984

Internship Hospital


Eisenhour Army Med Center

AUGUSTA, GA, USA

Year completed: 1985

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Heart Institute

350 Parks Street Suite 210
Kentucky (KY)
Bowling Green,
42101

  (270) 796-3330
Office Volume:    45 patients per day
Free Standing Surgery Center?    No
Performs Procedures On Site?    No

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Heart Institute, 350 Parks Street Suite 210, Bowling Green, Kentucky (KY), 42101




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Humana
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • Pathway X Ind Direct Access KY
  • Preferred PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare

* Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

 Affiliated Hospitals


The Medical Center photo


The Medical Center

710 Center Street Georgia GA, Columbus, 31902

The Medical Center is a hospital located in Columbus, GA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 6 of 6 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 5 of 6 procedures.




  •  Latest reviews for Thoracic Surgery specialists

  • AMAZING DOCTOR, You deserve more than 5 Stars Thank you Dr. Paul Rosenberg
    13 January 2019, 09:53
    (1)
  • Dr. Carp was the one who found my heart condition on a routine check up and saved my life. She goes above and beyond the call of duty. I will forever be in her debt.
    12 January 2019, 11:01
    (1)
  • Great Doctor really helped me when others in past where not able, and he explained how things work and how to treat my condition!
    11 January 2019, 06:26
    (1)