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Patricia Susan Carter, Advisory Board Member

Patricia Susan Carter

Patricia Susan Carter



A versatile interior designer with experience in the corporate, hotel and hospital architectural design field, Pat Carter focused specifically on the medical specialty dental office project type in 1979. This led to exclusive expertise as a dental office specialty interior designer, consultant, author and continuing education speaker. To her credit, she has been involved in the design and construction of 1500 plus dental offices, has presented over 200 continuing education courses and written articles specific to the dental office specialty project. Since the inception of the Practice Design Group, her clients have won 16 national dental office design awards.


University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee

09/1972 - 05/1975

Final Degreee: Bachelor of Science - Architecture

Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina

09/1971 - 05/1972

Bachelor Degree - transferred to University of Tennessee

Core Qualifications:
  • Dental design specific space planning design principles

  • Wide range of architectural and Interior design concept development from modest to higher end aesthetic

  • Comprehensive drawing Documentation for effective pricing

  • Selection and collaboration with “other” project professionals (engineers, architects, contractors, dental suppliers)

  • Expertise in finish / fabric selections specific to medical specialty performance and long term durability

  • Review and counsel regarding client project pricing – negotiation of the construction contract final

  • Project management – oversight of design intent through the construction process, project cost management related to design issues during construction

  • Client consultation based on experience with all aspects of the design to construction process.

  • Public speaking – dental office design specialty



311 Canyon Wren Drive, Buda, Texas 78610

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