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Insurance and
Financial Assistance

Carteret Heart and Vascular is in network with most major health plans including:

• Blue Cross Blue Shield
• Medicare
• Tricare
• Cigna
• Aetna
• United Healthcare
• Medcost
• Humana

As of January 1, 2022, we are no longer in network with Medicaid.

For patients who do not have health insurance, and for patients whose insurance we do not accept, we have multiple financial assistance plans in place for self-pay patients. Please call or come by the office for more information.

What our patients are saying about us...

"Extremely great team. Had high blood pressure emergency and they let me come in immediately. Dr. Waddell found the quickest working medication. Very happy and relaxed."

Carl P.

Wilmington, NC

"Very knowledgeable staff and great administration. In a small town, it's hard to find a doctor's office that has an efficient system and is up to date on insurance policies. I have found that Jeremy Waddell's office is professional and friendly. Jeremy Waddell has many years of experience and a great bedside manner."


"We are blessed to have Dr. Waddell in our area...immediate answers...experienced and knowledgable...grateful he has moved to our underserved area."

Ruby W.

Swansboro, NC

"It's been a pleasure as always!"

Bruce W.

"Dr. Jeremy is awesome! He saw us right away and did all the testing needed to determine my husbands cardiac condition. Very caring and professional."

Sue P.

"Dr. Waddell was very caring, very thorough, he prescribed new meds that work, I'm pain free...I finally feel heard, looked after, and no longer dismissed."

Terra G.

"Dr. Waddell and his staff are great. The Dr's knowledge and personality put me at ease. This office staff actually answers their phones! They schedule appointments quickly. The Cardiac RN that did my stress test was awesome! He made me feel very comfortable, I was informed of every move. I loved his sense of humour, it made for a 'stress-free' stress test!"

Vickie B.

"Everybody was wonderful!"

Dotty B.

"Dr. Waddell and his staff are by far the best I've seen in years. The knowledge the Dr has and the way he breaks it down makes it a whole lot easier to understand. Everyone in the building treats you like a special patient not just a number. I have and will continue to refer people to this office. Absolutely hands down the best."

Andrew S.

"Refreshing professionalism and personalities. The Dr. and the five members of his staff that I had the pleasure of meeting made the experience very comfortable. I strongly recommend this practice."

Stephen R.

"Very professional and friendly. All of the staff appear to be more than capable at their specific position. All staff explained what the specific procedures were going to be putting me at ease. Jeremy Waddell did an excellent job in my view. Highly recommend."

Lynne S.

Jacksonville, NC

"Excellent care! Dr. Jeremy and his staff are top notch and on the cutting edge but with the personal old fashion concern for the individual patient and their needs. Always take the time for a thorough evaluation and follow-up. Leaves you with the peace of mind you are in good hands."

Cassie P.

"You are Superstars!"

Javon A.

"Dr. Waddell is a truly incredible provider...highly intelligent, knowledgeable, and is extremely kind. He listens to you...he truly cares."

Samantha S.

"I was very impressed by this office and how in touch they seem to be with our community. I would definitely return and I recommend them highly."

Elaine J.

Hubert, NC

"Very thorough!"

Kimberly F.

"Dr. Waddell is great. Nice atmosphere inside the office, nurses are very nice. Highly recommend."

Michael J.

Emerald Isle, NC

"Referred to this group recently by primary care Dr. I have been having a lot of dizzy spells and blood pressure increasing into stroke range. The whole team was excellent. They are prompt at answering the phone and answering questions. If you are in need of their type services I would highly recommend them."

Don G.

Morehead City, NC

"Thank you for seeing me even though I wasn't on the schedule."

Kathy H.

"Very impressed. Good vibes when you walk in, 3 people up front they were very nice - doesn’t feel like a clinic."

Brent S.