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 2020 (6th year) Previously a 5280 Top Doctor (6th 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 120 Patient Ratings 17 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 Investigational Drug Benefit Lung Cancer Surgery Patients? Can Pembrolizumab (MK3475) with SBRT Treatment Stop or Slow Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer? New Medication for Early-Stage Non-small cell Lung Cancer 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 Patient Portal Sign in to your My National Jewish Health patient portal account to communicate with your care team, manage appointments, and more. Create an Account Contact Information Office: 877.225.5654 Locations National Jewish Health Main Campus 1400 Jackson St. Denver, CO 80206 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 4.8 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 4.7 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– June, 2020 Dr. Carrr is always pleasant, explains her comments and always sees the whole picture when talking to me. Dr. Carr follows through when she is going to call my other doctors and answers questions directly when I ask. I am thankful I have had her as my oncologist. I always feel she is there for me. National Jewish Health Patient– May, 2020 Dr Carr is an exceptional physician! She explained everything in detail that was easily understood! She is the most caring and compassionate Dr I have ever known! She took great care of [a relative a few years ago]. We were blessed to have known her than and wouldn't have seen anyone else when I was diagnosed. National Jewish Health Patient– May, 2020 i feel im getting the best care possible in the country National Jewish Health Patient– March, 2020 dr Carr was engaged & researched possibilities, treatment options & my personal situation. She was prepared before she saw me & spent quality time with us explaining in detail my condition & resources. I can't say enough good about her & our overall experience with National Jewish National Jewish Health Patient– February, 2020 More information on long term prognosis of this condition. National Jewish Health Patient– January, 2020 *Dr. Carr is a wonderful doctor. She explains everything in an understandable manner and has even written notes that I could take home. National Jewish Health Patient– January, 2020 You guys have that No. 1 rating for a very good reason. You earn it every day. I hear the same from fellow patients. But for [another provider] and Dr. Laurie Carr, I would not be alive today, much less living and working in [my home town] and getting in bike rides of 10-15 miles almost daily, year around. (I can ride on snow in winter with studded mountain bike tires to go over packed snow and icy roads.) National Jewish Health Patient– December, 2019 *Dr. Carr & the staff are wonderful. National Jewish Health Patient– October, 2019 *Dr. Carr was very nice understanding and explained things very well. Great listener. National Jewish Health Patient– September, 2019 I did recommend doctor Carr to a friend and she liked her as much as I do. National Jewish Health Patient– July, 2019 I have a future to anticipate due to Dr Carr and her staff show more National Jewish Health Patient– May, 2019 *Dr. Carr is great so happy she's my DR. National Jewish Health Patient– April, 2019 *Dr. Carr is an excellent physician. She is caring & kind. She is also very smart! National Jewish Health Patient– February, 2019 *Dr. Carr is incredible - I'll never forget her saying " [T]his is about you" when I worried about priorities and time frame of the impending procedure. National Jewish Health Patient– January, 2019 Good. National Jewish Health Patient– January, 2019 Dr Carr was thorough, caring, knowledgeable, and on-time. Very impressive; we flew into DEN from [out of state] for this and other visits at your facility. Most impressive! National Jewish Health Patient– December, 2018 She is so kind and concerned that I have all my concerns and questions answered. A truly wonderful person!