Lawrence S. Carter Jr., MD

My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...

My goal is to manage and anticipate your unique healthcare needs. As an MDVIP-affiliated doctor, I will partner with you on a personal level to help you achieve the optimal health we all value. We will closely collaborate on what it takes to stay on the path to wellness. You will feel welcomed by the relaxed, individualizedĀ attention you will receive from everyone in our office.

Physician Profile


University of North Carolina at Pembroke
Pembroke, North Carolina
Bachelor of Science, Magna Cum Laude, Biology & Chemistry 1982
Academic All-American Soccer Player 1981
Medical School
Bowman Gray School of Medicine, Wake Forest University
Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Doctorate of Medicine 1993
Morristown Memorial Hospital
Morristown, New Jersey
Morristown Memorial Hospital
Morristown, New Jersey


North Carolina

Professional Society Memberships

American College of Physicians
Medical Associations, American and Southern
Medical Societies, North Carolina and Catawba
American Heart Association
Lipid Associations, National and Southeastern
American Diabetes Association

Hospital Affiliations

Frye Regional Medical Center
Catawba Valley Medical Center

Military Service

United States Air Force, Laughlin Air Force Base 1996-1999
- Chief of Internal Medicine
- Director of Coumadin Clinic, Diabetic Clinic and ACLS Program

Published Works and Presentations

Cited in numerous journals such as Circulation Research, American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Aviation, Space, and Environmental Medicine on topics related to hypothyroidism and cardiology.
Extensive abstracts and presentations completed for various societies including the American Society for Anesthesiologists, the Society for Neuroscience and the American Heart Association.

Patient Testimonials

  • Member: Oleka

    Thanks for sticking with me when I did not listen and for staying on me to lose weight. Now I am 57 lbs lighter and plan to conti...

  • Member: Mr. & Mrs. David

    My husband & I both use Dr. Carter, he is very caring & friendly, as are his personnel. His office is immaculate & he is always dr...

  • Member: Sheila

    I have been a patient of Dr. Carter's since June 2008. I chose Dr. Carter because of a glowing referral. I made an appointment w...

  • Member: John

    I never feel rushed during an office visit with Dr. Carter; he gives me as much time as I need. That is enormously important to m...