Laurie L. Carr, MD Make an Appointment Ask a Question Refer Patient Laurie L. Carr, MD, is an oncologist at National Jewish Health. Dr. Carr is in the Division of Oncology and Department of Medicine. Associate Professor Department of Medicine Division of Oncology, Cancer Center 5280 Top Doctors 2022 (7th year) Previously a 5280 Top Doctor (7th year) America’s Top Doctors 2015 — Castle Connolly, Medical, Ltd. Recognized in America’s Top Doctors — Castle Connolly, Inc. Best Doctors in America® 2019-2020 — Best Doctors, Inc. Recognized in Best Doctors in America® — Best Doctors, Inc. America’s Top Doctors 2020 — Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd. Email Profile Print Profile Patient Rating 4.8 out of 5 stars 158 Patient Ratings 48 Patient Comments Overview Contact Info & Locations Patient Ratings & Comments Programs & Services Cancer Care Department of Medicine Division of Oncology Lung Cancer Center Specialties & Conditions GI Malignancies Lung Cancer Research Areas Cancer Related Clinical Trials Can Pembrolizumab (MK3475) with SBRT Treatment Stop or Slow Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer? Extensive Stage Small Cell Lung Cancer Combination Treatment Special Interests Research Interests My research interest is centered on clinical trials of novel therapies for lung cancer, including targeted agents to improve personalized cancer treatment. See More View Publications News & Videos National Jewish Health Physicians Recognized for Excellence Education Education 2000 University of Iowa College of Medicine, MD 1996 University of Iowa, BS, Microbiology Residency 2000 - 2003 University of Texas Southwestern, Parkland Memorial Hospital, Internal Medicine Fellowship 2003 - 2006 Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center/University of Washington, Medical Oncology Board Certification Internal Medicine Medical Oncology Professional Memberships American Society of Clinical Oncology Academic Affiliations University of Colorado Medical Oncology Division Conflicts of Interest National Jewish Health physicians and scientists may collaborate with pharmaceutical or other industries to develop medical and scientific breakthroughs or to provide education on trends in quality medical practice and outcomes to physicians and health professionals around the country. National Jewish Health maintains a strict conflict of interest policy to ensure that all potential conflicts are clearly visible and that management plans are put in place in order to further innovation and education while ensuring the protection of our patients and the integrity of our research. National Jewish Health publicly discloses any payment to our physicians or scientists. View this faculty member’s industry relationships and collaborations. Ask a Question through MyChart Sign in to your MyChart account to communicate with your care team, manage appointments, and more. Create an Account Contact Information Office: 877.225.5654 Patient Ratings The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. This survey is about the patient care experience and does not address crucial characteristics like medical decision-making, prescribing the best therapy, and patient outcomes. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey. Provider showed concern 4.8 Friendliness 4.9 Spoke using clear language 4.9 Provider explained things clearly 4.8 Amount of time spent with you 4.8 Provider included you in decisions 4.8 Confidence in your doctor 4.8 Likelihood of recommending this provider 4.8 Comments Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey. National Jewish Health Patient– March, 2023 Dr. Carr shows knowledge and engagement in my case, and has been very supportive. She offers strong options and we appreciate these efforts. National Jewish Health Patient– March, 2023 Good National Jewish Health Patient– February, 2023 None National Jewish Health Patient– February, 2023 From past appointments with *Dr. Carr; she's great explaining things! Keep them drawings going!!! National Jewish Health Patient– January, 2023 Dr Carr is fantastic! She is a great doctor! National Jewish Health Patient– January, 2023 I always receive wonderful care from every person at NJH. National Jewish Health Patient– January, 2023 *Dr. Carr is an efficient, caring physician who spends enough time with patients to review test results, show data, & answer questions. National Jewish Health Patient– January, 2023 Have been a patient of Dr. Carr's for more than 10 years. She is very competent, professional and friendly. She is a gem! National Jewish Health Patient– December, 2022 It was awesome National Jewish Health Patient– November, 2022 Outstanding- would highly recommend to my family and friends. National Jewish Health Patient– November, 2022 Very matter of fact delivery about state of nsclc. Like it was boring. show more National Jewish Health Patient– October, 2022 Straight forward, professional. National Jewish Health Patient– October, 2022 All providers *Dr. Carr, *Dr. Kotake, and nurses & staff were very pleasant and answered all my questions. National Jewish Health Patient– September, 2022 Dr. Laurie Carr has been terrific! National Jewish Health Patient– September, 2022 Excellent National Jewish Health Patient– August, 2022 Hard to find anything less than a 10 National Jewish Health Patient– August, 2022 Have always felt comfortable with Dr. Carr and listened to when I've asked questions. National Jewish Health Patient– August, 2022 Very caring and intelligent. National Jewish Health Patient– August, 2022 Dr carr is the best, she cares alot about her patients my family abd I are very great full for everything she has done for me in the last 3 years. National Jewish Health Patient– August, 2022 Dr Carr always makes sure I understand my condition and addresses my concerns thoroughly. National Jewish Health Patient– June, 2022 Dr. Carr is an A+ physician. I give her the highest ratings. She listens to my concerns and tailors my treatment based on my symptoms and her most up-to-date information and expertise. I am extremely fortunate to have her as my physician. National Jewish Health Patient– May, 2022 A+. National Jewish Health Patient– May, 2022 None bad National Jewish Health Patient– May, 2022 Excellent National Jewish Health Patient– May, 2022 My Doctor, Dr. Car is extremely good and caring about my illness and well-being. National Jewish Health Patient– March, 2022 Dr. Karr did a fantastic job of treating my Cancer..cannot thank her enough National Jewish Health Patient– March, 2022 Dr. Carr is an excellent physician and very concerned about her patients. I give her an A+ rating. National Jewish Health Patient– February, 2022 Always a lovely and informative visit National Jewish Health Patient– February, 2022 NA National Jewish Health Patient– February, 2022 Still confused. National Jewish Health Patient– February, 2022 My doctor, Dr. Laurie Carr is very reliable, trustworthy, relatable, concerning, passionate and lovely welcome me. National Jewish Health Patient– February, 2022 Dr Carr is a wonderful doctor with a very pleasant demeanor. This is my second visit with her, and she makes you feel that your questions are valid and gives very concise and clear answers. She makes me feel that I am in the best possible medical care for my condition. I feel so fortunate to have such a knowledgeable, caring, and kind doctor who knows and understands my condition and is approaching in a way that gives me complete confidence going forward. National Jewish Health Patient– January, 2022 Very thorough in her discussion. National Jewish Health Patient– December, 2021 *Dr. Carr is an amazing, caring oncologist! National Jewish Health Patient– December, 2021 *Dr. Carr is one of the best. Do not lose her!! National Jewish Health Patient– November, 2021 I give Dr. Carr an A+. I feel very fortunate that she is managing my condition, especially since [it] is rare and few physicians have treated this. She is a top notch physician who listened patiently to all of my concerns, answered all of my questions with very thorough explanations, and worked with me to come up with a treatment plan. She is very concerned about her patients and I have complete trust and confidence in her recommendations and approach. I would highly recommend her without hesitation. National Jewish Health Patient– November, 2021 Dr Carr has been exceptional throughout my treatment over the last year and a half. National Jewish Health Patient– October, 2021 My experiences with Dr. Carr are always positive. I appreciate the care and treatments I am receiving from the entire staff . Dr. Carr is always kind, attentive, professional and helpful. I feel better after my appointments with Dr. Carr. I will always be grateful she is my doctor. National Jewish Health Patient– October, 2021 Dr. Carr was extremely caring and friendly. She took the time to explain my diagnosis and treatment options in detail. Then, she listened, genuinely, to my concerns and questions. I appreciated her confidence and willingness to be collaborative , while offering her expert opinions about treatment options and protocol. National Jewish Health Patient– September, 2021 Laurie Carr I have seen for 5 years. She is professional, courteous, and personable. I have to say she is the best at what she does and I have always had complete confidence in her care and practice. National Jewish Health Patient– September, 2021 Thank you National Jewish Health Patient– August, 2021 *Dr. Carr's care is outstanding. I am very grateful. National Jewish Health Patient– August, 2021 *Dr. Carr and her staff are stellar. I am very confident they have my health decisions and care in a professional plan. National Jewish Health Patient– August, 2021 Dr. Carr is always attentive to my questions and concerns. She is never condescending, which matters to me quite a bit. Dr. Carr is honest, and if she doesn't have a clear answer she will say so, and then usually follow up with our next visit. I enjoy our interactions and always come away feeling more knowledgeable about my condition. National Jewish Health Patient– August, 2021 *Dr. Carr provides highly knowledgeable care, listens with empathy and works toward a solution. National Jewish Health Patient– August, 2021 Dr. Carr is always very clear in explaining my condition and it's treatment options. She makes certain that I understand everything! Always takes the time to listen. National Jewish Health Patient– June, 2021 Being an RN, i was able to discuss test results and overall medical issues in depth. Dr Carr is very professional and very easy to dialog with! National Jewish Health Patient– June, 2021 Dr. Laurie Carr is the very best.