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John Emil Carlson, MD

Internal Medicine
Accepts New Patients
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About
Serving all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research.

LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenGeriatrics
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Round Rock
  • Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Temple
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
ACCEPTS NEW PATIENTS
Aetna - Aetna Signature Administrators
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Aetna - Choice POS II
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Aetna - Elect Choice
Accepts New Patients
Aetna - Health Network Option
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Aetna - HMO
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Aetna - Managed Choice
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Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
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Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
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Aetna - Open Access Select
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Aetna - Open Choice PPO
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Aetna - QPOS
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Aetna - Select SM
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Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance - DFW ConnectedCare
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials Access HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Premier Open Access HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - EFH Retirees
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - Oncor
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - ParPlan
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - STAR Kids
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Traditional
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Cigna - Cigna Choice Fund
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Cigna - EPO
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Cigna - HMO
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Cigna - HMO Open Acces
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Cigna - HMO/POS
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Cigna - LocalPlus
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Cigna - LocalPlusIN
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Cigna - Network
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Cigna - Network Open Access
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Cigna - Network POS
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Cigna - Open Access Plus
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Cigna - POS
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Cigna - POS Open Access
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Cigna - PPO
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Envolve Vision - Envolve Vision
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FirstCare - Access PPO
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FirstCare - Advantage Dual SNP
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FirstCare - CHIP
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FirstCare - CHIP Perinate
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FirstCare - Select HMO
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FirstCare - Select Plus HMO
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FirstCare - Select Plus PPO
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FirstCare - STAR
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Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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Humana Behavioral - Tricare Members only
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Humana - ChoiceCare
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Humana - Commercial HMO Plans
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Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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Humana - Humana Preferred
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Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans (exclude Southwestern Health Resources Network)
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Humana - National POS
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Medicare Railroad - Medicare Railroad
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Medicare - Traditional Medicare
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred EPO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO - Large Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO Network - Group
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred PPO Network
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Group
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Individual/Family
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Scott & White Health Plan - ERS BSW Preferred HMO Network
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network - Large Group
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Group
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Individual/Family
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - McLane Group Network
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Network
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Choice Preferred Network
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Network-Group
Accepts New Patients
Scott & White Health Plan - RightCare STAR Medicaid Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage HMO
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - TRS - Active Care Participants Network
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Superior - CHIP
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Superior - CHIP Perinate
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Superior - Foster Care
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Superior - STAR
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Superior - STAR+PLUS
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Tricare - Tricare Extra
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Tricare - Tricare Prime
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Tricare - Tricare Select
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TriWest - VA-PCCC
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UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
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UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
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UnitedHealth - Charter POS
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UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
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UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core EPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Core HMO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO+
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
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UnitedHealth - Options PPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - PPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Select +
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Select EPO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Select HMO
Accepts New Patients
UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
Accepts New Patients
Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice. Please call the physician's office or health plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. PPO Network Agreements include participating Employers and/or Administrator only. Not all members participating in contracted networks have in network access. Networks include Beech Street, HealthSmart, PHCS and Texas True Choice. In network participation is updated on a monthly basis by the network.
Background
Education
  • Medical School: Medical Doctor, University of Minnesota Medical School (Minneapolis) (1983)
  • Residency: Internal Medicine, University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics (1986)
  • Fellowship: Geriatric Medicine, Middleton Veterans Affairs Hospital (1988)
Certifications
  • Internal Medicine (General) Lifetime - American Board of Internal Med
  • Geriatric Medicine (Sub-Spec Cert) - American Board of Internal Med/Geriatric Medicine
Industry Relationships

Baylor Scott & White Health’s vision is to be the most trusted name in giving and receiving safe, quality, compassionate healthcare. As part of that vision, Baylor Scott & White Health is committed to dealing honestly, fairly and with integrity in all matters to provide exemplary patient care, broaden medical knowledge, train the next generation of physicians and support outside relationships that promise public benefit.To that end, Baylor Scott & White Health physicians may collaborate with health care industry partners such as pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device companies (collectively referred to as Industry) to help develop medical breakthroughs, or provide medical expertise or education.To promote professional and commercial integrity in such matters, physicians who are employed, contracted for administrative duties or performing research with Baylor Scott & White Health seek advanced approval for certain new Industry relationships, and report their Industry relationships and activities to the Office of Corporate Compliance annually for review.

Baylor Scott & White Health publicly discloses reported payments to these physicians and their immediate family members of $5,000 or more from Industry companies with which the physicians interact as part of their professional activities.The information on this website may differ somewhat from information on other publicly available databases due to different reporting periods, definitions, or reporting requirements.Patients may visit CMS’ Open Payments Database for more information, and should feel free to speak with their physician about relationships with Industry.

As of May 11, 2020, John Emil Carlson, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews(312)
Overall: 4.8*
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May 31, 2020
Dr. Carlson is very good at explaining my situation to me.
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May 30, 2020
Always professional.
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May 29, 2020
very good introductory visit
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May 29, 2020
I felt that the doctor listened to my concerns. I was happy with this visit.
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May 24, 2020
very thorough questions, very efficient, friendly staff
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May 21, 2020
absolutely wonderful!
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May 21, 2020
Very professional, easy to talk to.
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May 20, 2020
Dr Carlson is always pleasant and caring.
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May 19, 2020
Dr. Carlson was very thorough and prescribed medications for my condition. Was very pleased.
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May 17, 2020
I was delighted with the service and especially with Dr. Carlson.
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May 16, 2020
Very professional and knowledgeable
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May 15, 2020
Dr Carlson is an excellent care professional.
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May 14, 2020
He's a good doctor.
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May 13, 2020
Dr Carlson always displays a caring responsive attitude.
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May 8, 2020
needs met
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May 7, 2020
He listens and does not rush thru the appointment. He sincerely cares about my health which I appreciate very much.
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May 7, 2020
great
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May 5, 2020
Dr Carlson always shows the greatest amount of concern and care for his patients.
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May 2, 2020
Very impressed with Dr. Carlson regarding communication and concern regarding my health.
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May 2, 2020
Dr Carlson is my new provider and was very attentive and kind. I was in a lot of pain and he was very considerate of that. I am happy with my choice.
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Apr 28, 2020
very good
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Apr 25, 2020
very professional, thorough job.
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Apr 20, 2020
Dr. Carlson was quite willing to have me in for a fast appointment due to my infection while on chemotherapy. He is focused, reassuring and very helpful.
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Apr 3, 2020
very caring and professional
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Mar 28, 2020
Recently moved to Texas and needed a new PCP. I think Dr. Carlson will be just what I needed. Also grateful the facility is so close to our home.
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Mar 26, 2020
Staff is always friendly and timely. Doctor took time to explain my medication and provided me with a professional atmosphere.
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Mar 20, 2020
Always treated well by Dr Carlson and his staff.
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Mar 20, 2020
It was good
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Mar 19, 2020
Very quickly took care of need.
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Mar 18, 2020
He showed excellence in all aspects of medical care at the visit.
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Mar 14, 2020
Great!
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Mar 13, 2020
was very impressed with professionalism and friendliness.
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Mar 11, 2020
what more can I say? He is an excellent and knowledgeable patient-focused physician.
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Mar 10, 2020
Very knowledgeable, trustworthy, and friendly!
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Mar 5, 2020
extremely helpfu
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Mar 2, 2020
I was a Walk in and I still got to the Back within 20 min. withe nurse and about another 20-25 waiting till Dr Carlson came in. Very impressed , asking lots of question on my Issue of Vertigo! He was able to straighten that out and then gave me paperwork so I can treat it myself if ever it returns. Impressive
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Mar 2, 2020
all done well
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Mar 1, 2020
I know that Dr. Carlson and his staff have hundreds of patients, but I always feel that I am his favorite patient.
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Feb 15, 2020
Dr Carlson is professional and an accurate diagnostician. Pleasant manner.
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Feb 10, 2020
Dr. Carlson listened to what i was describing to him as far as my health backround and asked relevant questions related to my symptoms. He has a good personality and that relates to a very good bedside manor.
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Feb 8, 2020
good
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Feb 8, 2020
very professional, good listener
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Feb 7, 2020
I am very satisfied with my care.
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Feb 6, 2020
it was outstanding
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Feb 3, 2020
Always well pleased with provider care given.
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Feb 3, 2020
Dr. Carlson always goes into questions or problems carefully and with great concern. He goes above and beyond every time.
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Feb 2, 2020
Dr. Carlson was friendly, professional, caring, concise, and knowledgeable. He explained everything during his physical examination in what he was doing, and surprised me when he offered to administer a shot to ease the pain in my shoulder. He was very easy to hear as l have a severe hearing loss! I look forward to having Dr. Carlson be my personal physician!!
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Feb 2, 2020
He takes time to listen to me and to explain what is happening to me. He asks good and relevant questions.
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Jan 31, 2020
Excellent. Professional and caring.
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Jan 31, 2020
Provider seemed rushed and rebuffed my asking a question.
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Jan 31, 2020
dr Carsten was in room maybe 2 minutes before he got up to leave. I had when I asked as he backed out the door
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Jan 30, 2020
informative, polite,listened,eye contact. I have recommended Dr.Carlson numerous times
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Jan 28, 2020
caring, listens
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Jan 23, 2020
caring, good eye contact, practical, succinct. cared about my pain with breathing enough to offer ketorolac shot prior to CXR
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Jan 23, 2020
Dr Carlson is professional and caring
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Jan 22, 2020
took the time to go over test results
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