Dr. David Carlson, MD

Dr. David Carlson, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. David Carlson, MD is a family medicine specialist in Garland, TX and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At Houston in 1985 and specializes in family medicine.

4402 Broadway Blvd Ste 1

Garland, TX 75043

Contact Information

(972) 240-1789

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • 5 More

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Dr. Carlson's Experience

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Dr. Carlson's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Carlson "Having a family doctor means having a doctor who knows you. You shouldn't be just a nameless face in the crowd hoping for the best. My eyes can tell me a lot, but my ears can tell me more because listening and healing go hand in hand."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

231  Conditions Treated

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35  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Advance Directive End of Life Planning
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Biopsy
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hearing Screening
  • Immunization
  • Mole Removal
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Phenylketonuria Screening
  • Physical Examination
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University of Texas / Austin Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • University Of Texas Medical School At Houston
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • St. Paul Hospital In Dallas
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • St. Paul Hospital In Dallas
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Carlson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Carlson's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carlson to family and friends
80 total reviews (49 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (81)

  • 5
    (65)
  • 4
    (5)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Carlson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (49)

Dr Carlson is a caring person. He listens to your issues and gives good advice without being judgemental.
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A doctor that listens and understands and help you in anyway he can with the best of care I love going there because I have not had a problem and everybody listens when you have a problem also thank you keep up the good work
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Listens to patients health issues and follows up. Will recommend a specialist if needed. Quick referral process.
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would say they were very courteous and professional I got him pretty quickly and I think the doctor really listens to what you have to say I would recommend anybody go to this clinic they’re very thorough.
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I always see Lauren, a PA. She is extremely patient and answers all my questions. The front office staff is always friendly and professional. I highly recommend Dr. Carlson’s medical office.
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