Dr. Lynn Carlson, MD

Dr. Lynn Carlson, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Lynn Carlson, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Wyomissing, PA and has been practicing for 33 years. She graduated from Med Coll Of Pa in 1981 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

1040 Reed Ave

Wyomissing, PA 19610

Contact Information

(610) 898-7000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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

Osteoporosis Screening
very high
more than 99% of peers
Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vaginosis Screening
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Carlson'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.

1  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

53  Conditions Treated

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40  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Birth Control
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Excision or Destruction of Ovary With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Salpingo-Oophorectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginosis Screening

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • Med Coll Of Pa
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Med Ctr Del
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

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

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carlson to family and friends
18 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Carlson'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

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I could not have been more pleased with my experience with Dr. Lynn Carlson. As a new patient, a gynological exam can be very uncomfortable. Dr. Carlson took it upon herself to welcome me into her office to actually get to know me as a patient and then we proceeded with the exam. This type of...more
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The visits are brief and to the point, but Dr. Carlson is still social. Whenever I have a question, she always explains it to me in a way that is easy to understand. She has done research for me and called me with the answer. When I asked about an OB she searched for one for me that had experience...more
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Cold. Businesslike. Rushes you out the door. Doesn't listen. Thinks that surgery is the only answer. Doesn't stop testing even when the patient (me) is all but screaming in pain and begging her to stop. After this experience I switched doctors and am MUCH happier. I'm actually in safe hands...more
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Dr. Carlson is not compassionate. Does not care about what a patient needs or wants. With serious issues, she just ignores your point and never works towards a resolution that the patient can live with. Rather just do what she says is best, which is not the best case scenario for the patient and...more
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Terrible experience. Went into surgery for a ovarian growth and came out with a total hysterectomy. No cancer, no sickness, just a random growth on my ovary. Subsequent visits made me feel like she did not care was justified in destroying me.
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