Ellen Carraro, MD

Ellen Carraro, MD

Bariatric Surgery

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About Me


From an early age, I was drawn to biology and the sciences and dreamed of becoming a marine biologist. By exploring the secrets of the oceans, I hoped to find cures for the diseases of nature. But I soon realized that curing diseases for humanity was at the heart of my desires.

Once in medical sc...


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What I Treat


  • Bariatric Surgery

My Medical Background

Medical school

Ohio State University College of Medicine (2009)


General Surgery - Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center (2010)


General Surgery - Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center (2015)


Surgery, Bariatric - Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center (2016)

Surgery, Critical Care - Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center (2013)

Board certifications

  • Surgical Critical Care
  • General Surgery

Years of experience

15+ years of experience

Insurance Details

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Verified patient

Apr 2024

Great experience

Verified patient

Apr 2024

Everyone that I had contact with during this visit was professional and friendly as always.

Verified patient

Jan 2024

Dr. Carraro was incredibly thorough with explaining everything that should be expected for my upcoming surgery & answered all questions. Incredibly pleasant & professional.

Verified patient

Jan 2024

Dr. Carraro was exceptional explain everything to detail and answer all my questions explain everything in a way that I can understand. I feel very confident and safe with my surgery coming up with her.????

Verified patient

Nov 2023

Dr. Carrara and staff were great! The lady that checked me in at the Charlotte office was so kind and welcoming. Everyone was great!

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Novant Health Bariatric Solutions - Elizabeth
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Wheelchair accessible

325 Hawthorne Lane, Suite 100

Charlotte, NC 28207

Phone: 704-316-7760

Fax: 704-316-7761