Luther I. Carter, M.D., FACC, FSCAI

Interventional Cardiologist, Dr. Luther Carter is an experienced, board-certified cardiologist with expertise in advanced coronary intervention, structural heart disease and valvular heart disease. Dr. Carter recently completed serving in the military at the Naval Medical Center in San Diego, CA, where he was the director of the cardiac catheterization laboratory.

In September 2010, Dr. Carter performed the first minimally invasive Atrial Septal Defect (ASD) closure procedure at Baptist Hospital, repairing a hole in a patient's heart and leaving only a needlestick mark.

Medical Education

Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC

Internship

National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, MD

Residency

National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, MD

Fellowship

Cardiovascular Diseases - National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, MD
Interventional Cardiology - William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oaks, MI

Board Certifications

Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular Diseases
Interventional Cardiology

Clinical Specialties

Coronary Interventions, Trans-Radial Artery Cardiac and Vascular Procedures, Peripheral Vascular Disease and Interventions, Structural and Valvular Heart Disease

Publications

"Recent Advances in Hemodynamics: Non-Coronary Applications of a Pressure Sensor Angioplasty Guidewire" Cavendish JJ, Carter LI, Tsimikas S. Catherter Cardiovasc Interv - 2008; 71(6):748-58

"Percutaneous Closure of a Patent Foramen Ovale via Left Axillary Vein Approach with the Amplatzer Cribiform Septal Occluder" Carter LI, Cavendish JJ, J Interv Cardiol. 2008; 28-31

Additional Info

Joined Cardiology Consultants in 2010.