Dr. John Carlson, MD

Dr. John Carlson, MD

Geriatric Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 51
(4)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. John Carlson, MD is a geriatric medicine doctor who practices in Little River, SC. He is 51 years old and has been practicing for 34 years.

4237 River Hills Dr Ste 150

Little River, SC 29566

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Sinusitis
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more than 5% of peers
Alzheimer's Disease
normal
more than 5% of peers
Dementia
normal
more than 5% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Carlson "Above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life. In recognition of this commitment, we strive to deliver high quality, cost effective healthcare in the communities we serve. In pursuit of our mission, we believe the following value statements are essential and timeless. We recognize and affirm the unique and intrinsic worth of each individual. We treat all those we serve with compassion and kindness. We act with absolute honesty, integrity and fairness in the way we conduct our business and the way we live our lives. We trust our colleagues as valuable members of our healthcare team and pledge to treat one another with loyalty, respect and dignity. "
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Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Preventive Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Geriatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Anxiety
  • Asthma
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Dementia
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Diabetes
  • Emphysema
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypertension
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Injuries
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Otitis Media
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Pneumonia
  • Sleep Apnea
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Procedures

  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fracture Care
  • Physical Examination
  • Spirometry
  • Urinalysis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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 1983
  • University Wisconsin
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • William S Middleton Vet Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

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
2.0
based on 4 total reviews
Dr. Carlson's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well
    FAIR
  • Answers Questions
    FAIR
  • Time well spent
    FAIR
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Carlson accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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