Dr. Derrick G. Carter DMD

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571 South 6th Street

Macclenny, FL 32063

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Overview

Derrick Carter, D.M.D., a Jacksonville, FL native, graduated from the University of Florida College of Dentistry in 1984 and works with all ages (3-103). He opened his Macclenny practice in 2003 and handles all types of dentistry; from simple fillings, crowns, bridges, dentures/partials to implants and oral surgery, with an emphasis on making smiles pretty and white (cosmetic dentistry).

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About Dr. Carter

Overview

Dr. Derrick G. Carter DMD is a male dentist in Macclenny, FL. He received $110 in payments from medical companies between 2014 and 2016, which is less than 55% of Dentists and less than 69% of providers nationally. He is licensed to practice by the state board in Florida (DN10004).

Biography

Derrick Carter, D.M.D., a Jacksonville, FL native, graduated from the University of Florida College of Dentistry in 1984 and works with all ages (3-103). He opened his Macclenny practice in 2003 and handles all types of dentistry; from simple fillings, crowns, bridges, dentures/partials to implants and oral surgery, with an emphasis on making smiles pretty and white (cosmetic dentistry).

Dr Carter and his wife of 36 years, Judy, have lived in Baker County since 1995. They have 5 children; Matthew (34) who is a musician, Donnie (32) proudly served in the United States Air Force and is currently serving the U.S. Coast Guard in Norfolk, VA, Jonathan (19) wants to grow up and be a rock star, and last but not least, twins Anna and Nathan (15). Nathan is already proving to be computer wiz and Anna loves to sing and is learning the piano. You can often find Dr. Carter and Anna at the local pizzeria on Thursdays for Karaoke night.

The Carter's enjoy nature and have a vacation home in the mountains of West Virginia. They also enjoy traveling and site seeing and are homeschooling their twins so they can explore the U.S. as a family whenever they choose.

Care Philosophy

We know not everyone is excited to go to the dentist so we try our best to make you as comfortable as possible. We feel our office has a "homey" feel with a laid back and relaxed environment. We have confidential private rooms complete with TV's.
Dr Carter considers himself a consultant more or less. He will give you his treatment recommendation but ultimately he knows it's your mouth and your money so you make the decisions.

Why I Became a Dentist

Dr Carter and his wife of 36 years, Judy, have lived in Baker County since 1995. They have 5 children; Matthew (34) who is a musician, Donnie (32) proudly served in the United States Air Force and is currently serving the U.S. Coast Guard in Norfolk, VA, Jonathan (19) wants to grow up and be a rock star, and last but not least, twins Anna and Nathan (15). Nathan is already proving to be computer wiz and Anna loves to sing and is learning the piano.

How Can a Patient Get the Most out of Seeing Dr. Derrick G. Carter DMD?

We know not everyone is excited to go to the dentist so we try our best to make you as comfortable as possible. We feel our office has a "homey" feel with a laid back and relaxed environment. Dr Carter considers himself a consultant more or less. He will give you his treatment recommendation but ultimately he knows it's your mouth and your money so you make the decisions. We do not bully or guilt you into a treatment you are not interested in.

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Basic Information

Full Name: Derrick Gene Carter

Gender: Male

License Number: DN10004 - Issued by the state board in Florida

Specialties: Dentistry

NPI: 1063508208

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Location

Office Information

571 South 6th Street

Macclenny, FL 32063

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How to Find Dr. Carter

between Baker Loan and Osceola Title

Conditions Treated

As a Dentist, Dr. Carter may treat the following 14 conditions:

Payments Received from Medical Companies

What are Payments Received?

Total Payments Received Between 2014 and 2016:

Many providers have received payments from medical companies ranging from small amounts in the form of food at conferences to large payments for consulting or royalties. Some providers have received payments for specific drugs. These payments are not necessarily cause for concern, but we encourage you to speak with your provider if they do raise any questions or issues.

This graph represents payments Dr. Carter received relative to the average payment received by dentists.

Dr. Carter received less money than a majority (55%) of dentists. See the breakdown of payments by category.

Providers receive payments in various different categories, from travel and lodging or food and beverages at conferences to fees for promotional speaking or consulting engagements. Some providers receive payments from royalties or licenses, usually from having helped develop a product or drug.

This chart represents the breakdown of payments Dr. Carter has received by specific category of payment. See the breakdown of payments by company.

Providers receive payments from specific medical companies, sometimes for specific drugs. If you have any questions or concerns about the specific company or drug payments your provider has received, we encourage you to speak with your provider directly.

This chart represents the breakdown of payments Dr. Carter has received from specific medical companies, including payments for drugs and medical products.

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