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Denny A. Carter M.D.

Denny A. Carter, M.D.

Chief of Staff, Southeast Georgia Health System-Brunswick Campus; Medical Director, Outpatient Rehabilitation Services; Orthopaedic Surgeon

4.7 | 444 Ratings
Area of Practice:
Orthopaedics
Sports Medicine
Hip Replacement
Knee Replacement
Joint Replacement
Mako Robotic-Arm Assisted Surgery
Language Spoken: English

Board Certifications

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery-Sports Medicine

Reviews

Dr. Carter was congenial, check my knee movement, explained my results. Excellent care.
Dr Carter has always helpful and professional in all my visits. I am very pleased with my results, after my surgery! I will always go to him for further surgeries, plus recommend him others! Thanks a lot Dr Carter!
Appreciate his knowledge & care
This was a hip replacement. I am recovering very well, and I would highly recommend *Dr. Carter to anyone contemplating surgery. He is a superior surgeon.
Dr. Carter was very helpful and confident He made me feel very comfortable about my injury and recoveryTop Notch in my book.
Dr. Carter was very good to me and so was his staff
Dr Carter is excellent. He has provided me with sensible, calm assessments of my situation. I would definitely seek his assistance again if needed.
Dr Carter is very nice, very absolute, but always willing to listen or answer question.
All is well.
Knee surgery post op felt like visit covered all necessary issues.
Dr. Carter is a great doctor; I recommend him to all my friends and family!
Dr Carter is wonderful explaining things, and the different options to deal with the problem.
Dr. Carter is A+++ in all regards.
Very good with a set plan of action.
No problems noted...very professional as expected.
Very efficient
Dr.Carter..You and your team have been great.
Great visit!
Thank y'all for your service. Special Dr. Carter.
Dr. Carter Thank some Very Much.
Dr Carter is always good
He has always his fullest attention to my concern, and given me the best advice! I always love to see him, when I needed medical help! He is very experienced and professional!
Left knee replacement everything is excellent thanks to Dr. Carter and for therapy
He is very kind and professional..he did my knee replacement 5 yrs ago and did an excellent job...i would recommend him always
Positive experience
Dr. Carter is the Best! I trust him so much and told him so. He always listens to me and tries to figure out what is wrong with me.
Broke arm - Dr. Carter was very helpful.
Always have good experience with Dr. Carter. Always very helpful and very friendly. I think he is a very good doctor.
Excellent
Very good.
Denny Carter went above and beyond to get to the bottom of my child's pain.
Dr Carter is always friendly and caring. He remembers the specifics of your patient history and establishes that personal care relationship.
I saw Dr. Carter for an Achilles' tendon injury. I have a lot of confidence in his ability and appreciate very much the treatment I have received from him.
Extremely satisfied with Dr Carter and Team throughout whole process of full hip replacement, including time prior to surgery when condition was identified and option for replacement was explained.
I was very happy, he is definitely a great physician, thank you
Excellent Experience
All Very Professional
Dr Carter is very knowledgeable and listens to all of your concerns.
He listens well, explains my issues and what can be done.
Very pleased with everyone we came in contact with and the care we received.
Wouldn't go anywhere else
Excellent

Biography

Denny A. Carter, M.D., is an orthopaedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine and joint replacement. He is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and has an additional subspecialty certificate in sports medicine issued by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Carter is credentialed for Mako® Robotic-Arm Assisted Surgery procedures and has been performing robotic-arm assisted surgery for more than a decade.

Dr. Carter grew up in Georgia with a love of sports and the outdoors. He was a National Merit Scholar and earned a full academic scholarship to Mississippi State University, graduating summa cum laude in biochemistry and molecular biology. He then attended the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, where he finished with a 4.0 grade point average. He completed a surgical internship at the Medical University of South Carolina before undergoing orthopaedic surgery residency training at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center. At LSU, he gained valuable experience in orthopaedic trauma surgery at Charity Hospital in New Orleans.

Dr. Carter joined Summit Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Surgery in 2003. Dr. Carter has been heavily involved in bringing new technology to Southeast Georgia Health System, including computer-assisted knee replacement, reverse shoulder replacement, and robotic-arm assisted partial knee replacement, total knee replacement and total hip replacement. Dr. Carter has served as a team physician for Brunswick High School and Frederica Academy. He has worked with the Health System’s outstanding team of athletic trainers, physician assistants, nurses and doctors in developing a comprehensive sports medicine program for athletes in Glynn, Camden and McIntosh counties. He has served continuously as the medical director of Outpatient Rehabilitation since 2005. He has served as chief of the Department of Surgery at the Brunswick Campus and is currently serving as the chief of the medical staff. He is an active member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, and the Georgia Orthopaedic Society.

Summit Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Surgery, a strategic affiliate of Southeast Georgia Health System, has three convenient locations. Dr. Carter sees patients at the Brunswick and St. Simons Island locations.

Hospital Privileges

Southeast Georgia Health System-Brunswick Campus
Southeast Georgia Health System-Camden Campus

MedSchool

Augusta University, Augusta, GA

Internship

Medical University of South Carolina

Residency

Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center


Healthy Partners

Concussion Care Close to Home

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Peter Savic has worked in the hospitality industry for the better part of a decade. Last July, just when Mr. Savic decided to move forward with his restaurant dreams, an injury abruptly interfered. He was with his family in Colorado, loading their cars for the move back to Georgia, his home state, when an Achilles tendon injury forced him to the sidelines.

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Mako™ Robotic-Arm Assisted Technology Part 1: Knee Replacement

Arthritis is the nation’s most common cause of disability, but thanks to advancements in robotic surgery techniques, people suffering from arthritis can consider a knee replacement without the extended downtime or increased risk of traditional surgery. Denny A. Carter, M.D., and Beau Sasser, M.D., board-certified orthopaedic surgeons at Summit Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Surgery, a strategic affiliate of the Health System, discuss Mako™ Robotic-Arm Assisted Technology in this webinar.

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