Dr. Douglas Carlson, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 70
(1)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Douglas Carlson, MD
Dr. Douglas Carlson, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in New Richmond, WI. He is 70 years old and has been practicing for 44 years. Dr. Carlson is affiliated with Westfields Hospital, AllinaHealth - United Hospital and Lakeview Hospital.

821 W 8th St # 840

New Richmond, WI 54017

Contact Information

(651) 275-3000

Dr. Douglas Carlson, MD

Dr. Douglas Carlson, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • American Enterprise Group
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Simplifi
  • Thrivent Financial
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Lazy Eye
very high
more than 98% of peers
Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
normal
more than 76% of peers
Corneal Diseases
normal
more than 72% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aphakia and Other Disorders of Lens
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Floaters
  • Fuchs' Corneal Dystrophy
  • Glaucoma
  • Lazy Eye
  • Nearsightedness
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Sutureless Cataract Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Wisconsin.

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 Minnesota Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Kaiser Fdn Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • University Minn Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Carlson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Carlson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carlson to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review
Dr. Carlson's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Carlson accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
    Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union WC
  • American Enterprise Group
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
    Blue Cross Accord
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Simplifi
  • Thrivent Financial
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Carlson has admitting privileges

AllinaHealth - United Hospital
333 Smith Ave N
Saint Paul, MN 55102
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Lakeview Hospital
927 Churchill St W
Stillwater, MN 55082
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Westfields Hospital
535 Hospital Rd
New Richmond, WI 54017
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