Dr. Brian Carlsen, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery • Male • Age 45

200 1st St SW
Rochester, MN 55905
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Hospital Quality

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Mayo Clinic Hospital - Saint Mary's Campus
1216 2nd St SW
Rochester, MN 55902
Mayo Clinic Methodist Hospital
201 W Center St
Rochester, MN 55902

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MAYO CLINIC ROCHESTER
MAYO CLINIC ROCHESTER
200 1st St SW
Rochester, MN 55905
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Mayo Clinic
200 1st Street South West
Rochester, MN 55905
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    Dr. Carlsen's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
    • Plastic Surgery of the Hand

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    • Hand Surgery
    • Plastic Surgery
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    • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
    • Arm Surgery
    • Breast Reconstruction
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • De Quervain's Release
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Replacement
    • Excision of Skin Cancer
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Fracture Care
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Skin Grafts
    • Steroid Injection
    • Tendon Transfer
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
    • Wound Repair
    • Wrist Fusion
    • Wrist Replacement
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    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Benign Tumor
    • Bone Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Fracture
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gynecomastia
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hand Contracture
    • Hand Fracture
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Skin Cancer
    • Trigger Finger
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    Background Check for Dr. Carlsen

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Minnesota.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Graduated in 1998

    Residency Hospital

    UCLA Med Center
    Complete in 2005

    Fellowship Hospital

    UCLA Med Center
    Complete in 2007
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Carlsen & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Carlsen's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Mayo Clinic Hospital - Saint Mary's Campus

    • Mayo Clinic Methodist Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carlsen to family and friends

    5 out of 5

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    Dr. Carlsen's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Experience with Dr. Carlsen

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

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    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    1 response

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Carlsen accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    MAYO CLINIC ROCHESTER
    200 1st St SW
    Rochester, MN 55905
    (507) 284-2511 (Office)
    (507) 284-9786 (Fax)
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    Mayo Clinic
    200 1st Street South West
    Rochester, MN 55905
    (507) 284-2511 (Office)
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