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

450.00every 3 months
900.00every 6 months
1,800.00each 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
from Henry in LA March 4, 2018 for David R. Carver, MD

Has changed my life style. Focused on wellness. Everyone seems to really care and have become friends.

from Louis in LA March 1, 2018 for David R. Carver, MD

I have been very, very fortunate to be a patient of Dr.. Carver for over 10 years. I was not always the easiest patient to deal with, but he always gave me a consistent and honest answer to my health at each visit. I have come to rely on and trust his advice. He, Connie, and Stephanie are a GREAT team. Thank you all for the peace of mind that you give!

from Charlie in LA February 28, 2018 for David R. Carver, MD

Dr. Carver - Happy Doctor Day! I am happy and pleased to be your patient. You and your staff are always attentive, whether I am in the office or on the phone. It is a great feeling to know that you are there.

from Steve in LA February 26, 2018 for David R. Carver, MD

Best health decision I have made. First class all the way. So good that my 86 year old mother signed up today

from Fred in LA February 26, 2018 for David R. Carver, MD
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I couldn't ask for a better doctor than Dr. Carver. He is methodical, diligent, current, and thorough in his process. Plus, he has a great sense of humor and always responds quickly to my questions. Connie and Stephanie provide excellent support and are a complete pleasure to work with. They all feel like family to me.

from Jackie February 21, 2018 for David R. Carver, MD
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Dr. Carver & his staff are amazing! When you go in for an appointment its like theres no one else there. Dr. Carver listens to his patients & thats a luxury these days. I will continue to keep my MDVIP membership up as long as the good Lord allows me a way to pay the monthly dues. Its worth every dime!!

from Dianne March 30, 2017 for David R. Carver, MD

I can't express words to express what I feel towards my doctor Dr. Carver. Dr. Carver to me is more than my primary care provider, he is my friend, my go to and much more, we can talk about everything openly as if he's a family member. He explain everything to me in clear terms for my understand. I am honor to show my recommendation for him on National Doctors Day, he is honor every… See more

from Becky March 30, 2017 for David R. Carver, MD

Dr Carver:

I take this opportunity to thank you for the great care you have rendered during the past year(s) for me (and my husband too). Your desire to communicate when needed, listening to hear my concerns and offering the best medical advice has been nothing but exemplary. The quality of medical care you have provided has shown your expertise as my Primary Care Physician and I am… See more

from Larry March 29, 2017 for David R. Carver, MD

Dr. David Carver is the best physician I have seen in my 64 years of life, he is extremely smart and very caring. Dr. Carver gives his undivided attention to his patient's physical illness and the patient's concern about consequences of the illness. Dr. Carver leaves no stones unturned and is committed finding out what is wrong with his patient. Dr. Carver is one in million, I… See more

from Beverly in LA March 18, 2016 for David R. Carver, MD
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When Dr Carver let his patients know about Mdvip I thought I would try it for one year, well I think I'm into year 3 or 4 and I absolutely love it. No waiting for appointments and the time he is able to spend with you is well worth the money. I pay quarterly and it's not even an issue.
This last year was the first time I had to go because of strep throat and I know I would… See more