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Shelby H Carter, MD

Shelby H Carter, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery
Shelby Carter, MD, received his undergraduate degree in Chemistry at Tufts University and his medical degree from New York University, both with highest honors. He completed his general surgery internship and orthopedic residency at the Medical College of Virginia. He served in the US Air Force as a flight surgeon and was Chief of Orthopedics at Offutt AFB in Nebraska. Dr. Carter is a specialist in hip and knee replacement and is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and a Fellow of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons. He has practiced orthopedics in Austin since 1990. Dr. Carter and his wife Beth live in Austin and raised their three children here. Kim and her husband live in San Antonio, Hank works and skis in Aspen, CO, and Scott is completing his Masters in Geology at UTSA. Beth is a broker associate at Moreland Properties. Dr. Carter and his wife enjoy travelling with family and regular running at Lady Bird Lake. They are also active downhill skiers, primarily in Colorado, Montana and Utah. Dr. Carter continues to waterski on Lake Austin and likes riding, modifying, and repairing motorcycles as well as woodworking as time permits.

Hca Employee Benefit Plan

Blue Cross Blue Shield - Texas

Cigna Shared Administration Cigna Healthcare PPO



United Healthcare - HMO

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