Dr. Karl Clayson, MD

Dr. Karl Clayson, MD

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Vascular Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
78 y/o
(12)

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Dr. Karl Clayson, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Carmichael, CA and has been practicing for 46 years. He specializes in vascular surgery.

Mercy Medical Group

6555 Coyle Ave

Carmichael, CA 95608
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
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. Clayson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Varicose Vein Procedure
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Clayson performs Varicose Vein Procedure more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Clayson performs this procedure more than 81% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Endovenous Ablation of Varicose Veins
  • Laser Treatment of Varicose Veins
  • Stripping of Varicose Veins
  • Varicose Vein Ligation
  • Varicose Vein Surgery
Varicose Veins
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Clayson treats Varicose Veins more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Clayson treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Clayson performs Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Clayson performs this procedure more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Clayson's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Atherosclerosis
Atherosclerosis of Aorta
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Artery Stenosis
Carotid Artery Stent Placement
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Carotid Ultrasound
Congenital Heart Defects
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dialysis Catheter Placement
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Edema
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Fistula
Gangrenous Disorder
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Lower Extremity Trauma
Lung Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Peripheral Angioplasty
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Peripheral Vascular Surgical Procedures
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Port Placements or Replacements
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Vein Surgery
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Venous Sclerotherapy

About Me

Care Philosophy

To ensure that each of my patients receives the best medical care possible.

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

  • 1976
    St Thomas Hospital Vanderbilt
    Fellowship Hospital
    1976
  • 1974
    New England Deaconess Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1974
  • 1973
    Boston City Hospital Harvard Surgery
    Residency Hospital
    1973
  • 1972
    Aberdeen Royal Infirmary
    Fellowship Hospital
    1972
  • 1969
    Boston City Hospital Harvard Surgical Service
    Internship Hospital
    1969
  • 1968
    University Of Utah School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1968

Languages

  • German
  • English

Awards

Dr. Clayson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Clayson

4.1

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
66.66666666666667%
(8)
4 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(1)
3 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
16.666666666666668%
(2)

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Dr. Clayson saved my life twice. He had to amputate my leg to do it, once below my knee, once above. Then I had an aneurysm burst in stump 5 weeks later. I developed bad infection was in hospital for 9 and a half months all total. Dr. Clayson has the best bedside manner of any Dr. I have ever seen....Read More
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20 years ago, dr. Karl Clayson saved my life. I was having back surgery at American River hospital before it cclose, by an orthopedic surgeon. During that initial operation, the doctor cut my iliac artery, as well as took a bite out of it and didn't know. In recovery, I was hemorrhaging severely....Read More
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