David R. Carver, MD

Family Medicine
8585 Picardy Avenue Suite 513
Baton Rouge, LA 70809 Get Directions
David R. Carver, MD
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Annual Membership Fee

495.00 every 3 months **
990.00 every 6 months **
1,980.00 each year **

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, individualized attention you will receive from everyone in our office.

Dr. Carver's Credentials

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Earl K. Long Memorial Hospital
Baton Rouge, LA
Family Medicine 1989-1991
Chief Resident, Family Medicine

Earl K. Long Memorial Hospital
Baton Rouge, LA

Medical School:
Louisiana State University Center
Shreveport, LA
Doctorate of Medicine 1988

Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA
Bachelor of Science, Microbiology 1984

Diplomate, American Board of Family Practice
Fellow, American Academy of Family Physicians
Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center
Baton Rouge General Medical Center
Phi Beta Kappa
Phi Kappa Phi
Mu Sigma Rho
Alpha Epsilon Delta
Chancellor's Freshman Honor Award
State Literary Rally Scholarship
John C. McDonald Undergraduate Surgical Society Award
Best Doctors in America® 2013-2014
Baton Rouge General Medical Center
- Chief of Staff 2005-2006
- Vice Chief of Staff 2003-2004
- Division Chair Family Practice Division 1999-2003
- Vice Chairman, Family Practice Division 1997-1999
- Chairman, Continuing Medical Education Committee 1993-1994
- Oversight Implementation Committee
Medical Director, General Health Homecare 1991-1999
Chairman, Utilization Management Committee, United Healthcare of Baton Rouge 1995-1997
Utilization Review Committee, Gulf South Health Plans
American Medical Association
American Academy of Family Physicians
Louisiana Academy of Family Physicians
Louisiana State Medical Society
East Baton Rouge Parish Medical Society

Testimonials from patients of Dr. Carver

from Evelyn in LA March 12, 2020 for David R. Carver, MD

I was a patient of Dr. Carver when he was in Family Practice. When I was informed of hi decision to move to MDVIP, I was disappointed. However, I also knew I was joining too. I was and still am pleased with my decision! He is the best Primary Care Physician I have ever had!
Much praise and love!
Today I celebrate my doctor, Dr. David Carver!

from Walter in LA March 11, 2020 for David R. Carver, MD
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Dr. Carver is a wonderful physician. He and his team follow through on the tiniest of details and always seem to be available and cheerful no matter what day or what time it is. We feel very lucky to have Dr. Carver as our "Main Man" among physicians. His knowledge of our cases is remarkable. He always knows the relevant background about us and takes into account each individual… See more

from BAMBY in LA March 10, 2020 for David R. Carver, MD

I met Dr. Carver probably 20 years ago. I was a young mother with an autistic son, baby daughter and a verbally abusive husband. I was (although I did not know it) in a severe state of depression - physical pain - and often had thoughts of suicide. I had NO outside support system from my mother and my siblings are younger than I - so I was their mother...I remember my 1st visit to Dr Carver… See more

from Sandi in LA February 29, 2020 for David R. Carver, MD

Dr David Carver and his team have been nothing but spectacular. The first time I met Dr Carver it was a sort of meet and greet. That was on a Thursday and the following Monday I was back for a follow up after having a severe concussion over the weekend. The care I was given was wonderful. Dr Carver was very caring and genuine in his treatment for me. That was the beginning of a long and… See more

from Tracy in LA March 23, 2018 for David R. Carver, MD

I am 43 years old. At 26 I walked into Dr. Carvers office. Never having met him before. I was sick in a way i couldn't describe. My body was showing me that the stress I thought I was managing was really managing me. I was depressed, full of aniexty and my hair was falling out in hand fulls. Different types of medicine was discussed but through our converstation, I told Dr. Carver that I… See more