Dr. Michael Coulson, MD

Dr. Michael Coulson, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
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Age 50
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Dr. Michael Coulson, MD is a family medicine specialist in Santa Cruz, CA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1995 and specializes in family medicine.

2980 El Rancho Dr

Santa Cruz, CA 95060

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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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. Coulson's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess Incision and Drainage
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Actinic Keratosis
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Allergies
Anal Disorders
Anemia
Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
Anxiety
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Asthma
Ataxia
Atherosclerosis
Back Pain
Bell's Palsy
Biopsy
Bladder Diseases
Bladder Infection
Blood Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cellulitis
Cholesterol Screening
Chronic Pain
Constipation
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Cough
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Depressive Disorders
Dermatitis
Diabetes
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diarrhea
Difficulty With Walking
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Dizziness
Dry Skin
Dysphagia
Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
Ear Disorders
Earwax Buildup
Elbow Injuries
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Emphysema
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophagitis
Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gait Abnormality
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hammer Toe
Headache
Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
High Cholesterol
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypokalemia
Hypothyroidism
Immunization
Infectious Diseases
Injuries
Insomnia
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Itchy Skin
Joint Injection
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Knee Sprain
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipid Disorders
Liver Function Test
Low Back Pain
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Malaise and Fatigue
Malnutrition
Menopause
Mole Removal
Muscle Weakness
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Nosebleed
Obesity
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Overactive Bladder
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Pap Smear
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pelvic Exams
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Physical Examination
Plantar Fasciitis
Pneumonia
Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
Pollen Allergy
Polyuria
Pulmonary Disease
Reflux Esophagitis
Restless Leg Syndrome
Rh Incompatibility Screening
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Shortness of Breath
Shoulder Disorders
Skin Biopsy
Skin Infections
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stomach Diseases
Testicular Dysfunction
Thrombosis
Thyroid Disease
Tobacco Use Disorder
Urinalysis
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vaccination
Venous Insufficiency
Vertigo
Wart Removal
Well Baby Care
Wellness Examination

About Me

Care Philosophy

Your medical home in Santa Cruz County for over 40 years We provide care for the whole family. Family practice covers Pediatrics to Geriatrics. All family members are welcome as patients. We are proud of this Clinic and the services we offer. Sometimes we have five generations of one family receiving care here.

Specialties

  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1997
    Natividad Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1997
  • 1996
    Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital
    1996
  • 1995
    Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1995
  • 1993
    University Of California At Davis / School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School
    1993

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Dr. Coulson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Coulson

4.1

Based on 12 reviews

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

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Have seen "Mike" Coulson for 20 years at SVMC, through the transition to PAMF and now Sutter Health. I generally don't need to see anyone else for routine medical needs. He is friendly, easy going, very knowledgeable, and actually listens and cares. Any time I have to decide on a new insurance...Read More
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Extremely kind, knowledgeable, and an all around great doctor. Strongly recommend!
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My family has seen Dr. Coulson for years. I find him easy to talk to - he listens and responds to concerns, is empathetic and friendly. He seems balanced about recommending testing and treatment, vs allaying concerns that I may have that don't require either. I/we have been happy with Dr....Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO