Dr. James Carlson, DO

Dr. James Carlson, DO

Family Medicine  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. James Carlson, DO is a family medicine specialist in Cedar Lake, IN and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from New York College of Osteopathic Medicine / New York Institute of Technology in 1993 and specializes in family medicine.

6831 W 133rd Ave

Cedar Lake, IN 46303

Contact Information

(219) 374-5970

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
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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
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Carlson "Providing the highest quality of care possible, while treating all patients with the utmost dignity and respect they deserve."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Carlson does not have any board certifications listed.

196  Conditions Treated

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20  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Physical Examination
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

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

  • New York College of Osteopathic Medicine / New York Institute of Technology
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Weill Cornell Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Concord University School of Law
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Carlson has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Carlson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Carlson's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carlson to family and friends
38 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

  • 5
    (24)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (4)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Carlson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

Dr Carlson and his staff have treated me as a whole person and not just a number. Dr Carlson has helped me to understand my health issues (that many Drs couldn't or wouldn't do) and work with me for results. If he can't fix s problem he sends you to someone who can. This shows there is no im GOD...more
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Dr. Carlson and both NPs are wonderful. The office staff is cruddy. The office staff and the nurses make it not worth the trouble to get to the DO or NPs.
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Office staff are very rude a total lack of empathy. Doctor does not remember vital information about you as a patient. If you have questions you have to ask several times to get a straight answer.
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My former? Dr retired on short notice. I was extremely upset, as he was such an amazing physician and I'd been seeing him for years. I had to find someone ASAP. Referred to Dr Carlson by the clinic I was with. Liked him from the 1st visit. As I got to know him & the staff I continued to be even...more
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I used Dr Carlson in New York for years. I miss him. Great doctor.
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