Dr. Kelly Carson, MD

Dr. Kelly Carson, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. Kelly Carson, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 21 years. She graduated from Emory University in 1991 and specializes in gastroenterology.

5669 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd Ste 210

Atlanta, GA 30342

Contact Information

(404) 255-4333

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Carson performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Anal or Rectal Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers
Ulcer
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Carson's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Carson "I use a version of the Golden Rule. I treat patients as I would want to be treated."

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

61  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Emory University
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Duke University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Carson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Carson's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carson to family and friends
28 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Carson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (13)

I have been under Dr. Carson's care since 2007. I have referred multiple friends of all ages to her, as well as family. She is a gifted diagnostician. She is direct and keeps her focus on healing the patient. She is always current on the latest developments in gastroenterology, and this paid...more
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Dr. Carson performed a colonoscopy on me one year ago, so when I started having paralyzing pains in my lower abdomen, I called for an appointment. She worked me in, scheduled me for a CT scan that same day, and then diagnosed me with diverticulitis. Dr. Carson is very thorough with her...more
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Dr. Carson has been treating my challenging UC condition for the past 12 years. She has been exceptionally thorough in every exam. I have additional health issues that make my care and treatment plan unique. Dr. Carson has exhausted all professional resources to make sure my healthcare plan not...more
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I have seen Dr. Carson 4 or 5 times for IBS. She has never seemed rushed and always however much time it takes to answer questions. Very thorough. I found her to be personable and kind. She was recommended to me by a Emory doctor who is planning on using her because his has retired. Her staff...more
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Dr. Carson diagnosed an autoimmune disorder that was affecting my gastrointestinal tract. I had previously seen many (many!) doctors for the symptoms over two years. Dr. Carson was able to look at my symptoms and suggested a possibility that was confirmed with tests and because of this, I can...more
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