Dr. Erik Carlson, MD

Orthopedic Hand SurgeryMaleAge 40

Dr. Carlson
Accepting new patients

Per Diem PA Services LLC

1579 Straits Tpke Middlebury, CT 06762

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(203) 758-1272

Dr. Erik Carlson, MD is a Orthopedic Hand Surgery Specialist in Middlebury, CT. He is affiliated with medical facilities Saint Mary's Hospital and Waterbury Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Carlson to book an appointment.

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Experience
Background

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Connecticut
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Carlson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carlson performs Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Carlson performs this procedure more than 90% of his peers

Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carlson treats Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers) more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Carlson treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Hand Fracture
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carlson treats Hand Fracture more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Carlson treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Bennett's Fracture
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Scaphoid Fractures

Dr. Carlson's conditions and procedures:

  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

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Dr. Carlson accepts the following insurance:

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Access Blue New England Network-CT
Balanced Pathway Tiered-CT PPO
Balanced Pathway-CT HMO
Balanced Pathway-CT PPO
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BlueCare Health Plan (with Expanded Network - Tiered)-CT
BlueCare Health Plan (with Expanded Network)-CT
BlueCare Select (Tiered - Charter)-CT
BlueCare Select (Tiered - Elm)-CT
BlueChoice New England Network-CT
Bronze Pathway X Enhanced Tiered-CT HMO
Bronze Pathway X w/HSA-CT HMO
Bronze Pathway X w/HSA-CT PPO
Bronze Pathway X-CT PPO
Bronze Standard Pathway X for HSA-CT PPO
Bronze Standard Pathway X-CT PPO
Catastrophic Pathway X Enhanced-CT HMO
Century Preferred (Tiered)-CT
Century Preferred Select (Tiered - Charter)-CT
Century Preferred Select (Tiered - Elm)-CT
Century Preferred Tiered (Select Network)-CT
Century Preferred-CT
Choice BlueCare-CT HMO
Choice Century Preferred Basic-CT PPO
City of New Haven - BlueCard-CT
City of New Haven - Century Preferred-CT
CT Children's Medical Center - Tiered-CT PPO
Day Kimball Tiered-CT PPO
Gold Pathway X Enhanced Tiered-CT HMO
Gold Pathway X-CT HMO
Gold Pathway X-CT PPO
Gold Standard Pathway X-CT PPO
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Pathway CT (Small Grp)-CT HMO
Pathway CT (Small Grp)-CT PPO
Pathway CT Tiered (Small Grp)-CT PPO
Pathway Enhanced (Ind)-CT HMO
Pathway Enhanced Tiered (Ind)-CT HMO
Pathway X (Ind)-CT PPO
Pathway X (Small Grp)-CT HMO
Pathway X (Small Grp)-CT PPO
Pathway X Enhanced (Ind -)-CT HMO
Pathway X Enhanced Tiered (Ind)-CT HMO
Platinum Pathway X-CT PPO
Silver Pathway X Tiered-CT PPO
Silver Pathway X w/HSA-CT HMO
Silver Pathway X w/HSA-CT PPO
Silver Pathway X-CT PPO
Silver Standard Coinsurance Pathway X-CT PPO
Silver Standard Pathway X-CT PPO
State BlueCare (Local Network only)-CT
State BlueCare (with Expanded Network - Tiered)-CT
State BlueCare (with Expanded Network)-CT
State Preferred (Tiered)-CT
State Preferred-CT
USA-CT PPO
Yale New Haven Health System - Tiered-CT PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

Dr. Carlson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Carlson

3.7

Based on 9 ratings

5 Stars
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(5)
4 Stars
11.11111111111111%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
11.11111111111111%
(1)
1 Star
22.22222222222222%
(2)
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What went well
  • Office environment (7)
  • Staff friendliness (7)
  • Appointment scheduling (6)
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed (3)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (3)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (3)
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saw him for a fractured ankle in June - he did the initial surgery but advised me due to the extent of my injury to see a trauma specialist- I commend him for this as did the trauma specialist- thank you!
What went well
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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Excelente!
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Erik Carlson, MD is a Orthopedic Hand Surgery Specialist in Middlebury, CT. He is affiliated with medical facilities Saint Mary's Hospital and Waterbury...Read more

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Erik Carlson, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Erik Carlson, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Carlson frequently treats Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment, Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers) , and Hand Fracture . See all procedures and conditions Dr. Carlson treats.

Where is Dr. Erik Carlson, MD's office located?

Dr. Carlson's office is located at 1579 Straits Tpke, Middlebury, CT 06762. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

Per Diem PA Services LLC1579 Straits Tpke Middlebury, CT 06762
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Carlson is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Saint Mary's Hospital

Waterbury, CT

67% Patient Experience Rating, 2% lower than the national average

Waterbury Hospital

Waterbury, CT

66% Patient Experience Rating, 3% lower than the national average