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With providers practicing in 50 specialties at 13 convenient locations, it’s easy to find the right healthcare team at Carle.

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Carle Foundation Hospital

Based in Urbana, Ill., the Carle Foundation Hospital is a 413-bed regional care hospital that has achieved Magnet® designation. It is the area's only Level 1 Trauma Center.

611 W. Park Street, Urbana, IL 61802   |   (217) 383-3311

Carle Hoopeston Regional Health Center

Carle Hoopeston Regional Health Center is comprised of a 24-bed critical access hospital and medical clinic based in Hoopeston, Illinois.

701 E. Orange Street, Hoopeston, IL 60942   |   (217) 283-5531

Carle Richland Memorial Hospital

Located in Olney, Ill., Carle Richland Memorial Hospital is a 134-bed hospital with nearly 600 employees serving portions of eight counties in southeastern Illinois.

800 East Locust St, Olney, IL 62459   |   (618) 395-2131

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Carle Convenient Care offers same-day treatment for minor illnesses and injuries through walk-in appointments.

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Kristine Carpenter, MD

Family Medicine, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Women's Services

4.8 out of 5 (78 Ratings, 14 Comments)

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Joined Carle: 2014


Mattoon on Hurst (primary)

2512 Hurst Drive
Mattoon, IL 61938
(217) 258-5900

Medical Interests

  • Maternal and perinatal health
  • Breastfeeding support
  • Medical student education
  • Women's health

Medical Training


  • Faculty Development, Cook County-Loyola-Provident, Chicago, Ill., 2012
  • Maternal Child Health, PCC West Town Family Health Center West Suburban Hospital, Oak Park, Ill., 2012


  • Family Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, N.C., 2011



  • BA, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Ill., 2002
  • BS, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Ill., 2002
  • MS, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Ill., 2004
  • MD, Albany Medical College, Albany, N.Y., 2008


  • American Board of Family Medicine
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP)
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
  • Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics

Professional Societies

  • American Academy of Family Physicians
  • Society of Teachers of Family Medicine


I'm not sure she understood my fears about my condition




absolutely loved this dr. Carle is very fortunate to have her.

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to physician related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Comments also are gathered from our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.


I'm not sure she understood my fears about my condition




absolutely loved this dr. Carle is very fortunate to have her.




There was a student with her and they were the one who realty did my exam.


really pleased with Dr. Carpener.




love doc carpenter! she is so personal and really shows she cares and it's not just about getting a paycheck at the end of the day for her.


Dr. Carpenter was was wonderful. I have the utmost confidence in her.


Very pleased with *Dr. Carpenter. Very knowledgable about womens health and spends time with me doesn't rush.


Absolutely love Dr. Carpenter! She is very nice and caring and understanding.


I have recommended Dr. Carpenter to other friends and family members looking for dcotors


This was my first time seeing Dr. Carpenter. She spent a good 45 minutes with me going over my meds and medical history. Very thorough. I was very impressed.


She is amazing and professional!!