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Carr, David Ruddle, MD

Affiliated with Novant Health
4.92 out of 5 | 190 reviews
General Surgery
Novant Health Breast Surgery - Ardmore
(336) 277-6300
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Patient Comments 25 reviews
June 17, 2022
Excellent staff! Loved Dr Carr.
-Patient in THOMASVILLE, North Carolina

June 11, 2022
Wonderful care, much appreciated.
-Patient in SALISBURY, North Carolina

May 30, 2022
Sybil kept me informed, by either speaking to me by phone or leaving me a voicemail message as to what the next step was.
-Patient in N WILKESBORO, North Carolina

May 29, 2022
Dr Carr and staff are always courteous and efficient with all my visits
-Patient in ADVANCE, North Carolina

May 26, 2022
From the receptionist to the Doctor and nurse… excellent care for me. I felt reassured after my visit.
-Patient in Unknown, Unknown


Practice locations
Novant Health Breast Surgery - Ardmore
(336) 277-6300

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Medical School:
Duke University

Shands Healthcare 1988

Shands Healthcare 1992

Board Certifications:
General Surgery

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For more than two decades, David Carr, MD, has helped patients with a variety of medical conditions. He exclusively performs benign and oncologic breast treatments, allowing him to offer both surgical and nonsurgical interventions to his patients. He enjoys helping his patients feel comfortable and understand their health situations. His goal is for every patient to receive individualized care. Dr. Carr pioneered the sentinel node biopsy and the MammoSite partial breast irradiation service in the Winston-Salem area. He chose to focus his career on surgery because of the immediacy of relief for his patients. Outside of work, Dr. Carr enjoys spending time with his wife and their three grown children.

Special Interests: Breast Surgery, Breast Cancer, Oncologic Surgery, Breast Cancer Surgery

Gender: Male