Dr. Shannon Carson, MD

Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases •  Male • Age 57
  
Dr. Carson

UNC Hospitals Pulmonary Specialty Clinic

300 Meadowmont Village Cir Ste 203 Chapel Hill, NC 27517

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(984) 974-5703

Dr. Shannon Carson, MD is a cardiovascular & pulmonary disease specialist in Chapel Hill, NC and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in cardiovascular & pulmonary diseases and pulmonary disease.


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(984) 974-5703

Dr. Carson accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Practice Areas

Obstructive Lung Disease

Obstructive lung disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions including COPD, emphysema, asthma and cystic fibrosis that cause blockages or narrowing in the airways of the lungs, making breathing difficult.

Typically treats 52% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Pulmonary Function Test
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carson performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 59% of their peers

Dr. Carson performs this procedure more than 59% of their peers

Asthma
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carson treats Asthma more than 53% of their peers

Dr. Carson treats this condition more than 53% of their peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carson treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 44% of their peers

Dr. Carson treats this condition more than 44% of their peers

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Dr. Carson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pulmonary Function Test
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carson performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 59% of his peers

Dr. Carson performs this procedure more than 59% of his peers

Pulmonary Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carson treats Pulmonary Disease more than 56% of his peers

Dr. Carson treats this condition more than 56% of his peers

Asthma
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Carson treats Asthma more than 53% of his peers

Dr. Carson treats this condition more than 53% of his peers

Dr. Carson's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Alkalosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Emphysema
  • Fungal Infections
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Shannon Carson, MD is a cardiovascular & pulmonary disease specialist in Chapel Hill, NC and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in cardiovascular & pulmonary diseases and pulmonary disease.

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

University Of Chicago
Fellowship Hospital
1993
University Of Chicago
Residency Hospital
1990
University Of Chicago
Internship Hospital

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UNC Hospitals Pulmonary Specialty Clinic300 Meadowmont Village Cir Ste 203 Chapel Hill, NC 27517
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University of North Carolina Hospital

Chapel Hill, NC

81% Patient experience rating, 12% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)