Dr. Stephen Carson, MD

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Dr. Stephen Carson, MD is a Pediatrics Specialist in San Diego, CA and has over 46 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from McGill University Faculty of Medicine medical school in 1976. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Carson to book an appointment.

Dr. Carson

Children's Healthcare Medical Associates

550 Washington St Ste 300 San Diego, CA 92103
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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Dr Carson has the rare combination of experience, professionalism, understanding and availability. His calm demeanor and communication allows us as parents the replace anxiety and concern to confidence and reassurance. He has been a revaluation to us in the well-being of our 4 year old boy. Thank you Dr Carson??
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  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Paul Reynolds – Jul 19, 2020
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We’ve been seeing Dr. Carson for almost a year. He has gone above and beyond to help get our daughter’s cough under control. Dr. Carson is thorough, attentive, calming, knowledgeable (3+ decades of experience), conservative on prescribing medication, a great listener, & he genuinely cares about not only the patient, but the entire family. We’re in his office all the time and never feel rushed. Dr. Carson doesn’t make us feel embarrassed for coming in as much as we do. LOVE this doctor!
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
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  • Explained conditions well
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Biography

Dr. Stephen Carson, MD is a Pediatrics Specialist in San Diego, CA and has over 46 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from McGill...Read more

Specialties

  • Pediatrics

Board Certifications

Education

Children'S Hosp, Pediatrics
Residency Hospital
Boston Children's Hospital
Internship Hospital
1976
McGill University Faculty of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • French

Awards

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Dr. Carson has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

What are Dr. Stephen Carson, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Carson frequently treats Wellness Examination, Abdominal Pain, and Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration . See all procedures and conditions Dr. Carson treats.

Where is Dr. Stephen Carson, MD's office located?

Dr. Carson's office is located at 550 Washington St Ste 300, San Diego, CA 92103. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Stephen Carson, MD speak?

Dr. Carson speaks French and English. View profile to see all.

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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Carson's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Anxiety
  • Asthma
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bedwetting
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Circumcision
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Constipation
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Cough
  • Dermatitis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Hair Loss
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization Administration
  • Impetigo
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Limb Pain
  • Nausea
  • Otitis Media
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Pediatric Overweight
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pneumonia
  • Rash
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
  • Strep Throat
  • Swine Flu
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Viral Infection
  • Warts
  • Wellness Examination
  • Wheezing

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(619) 297-5437

Dr. Carson accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Basic HMO
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Advantage-CA HMO
Advantage-CA PPO
Balanced (Prudent Buyer)-CA PPO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Individual-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Large Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (CACare) - Small Group-CA HMO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Individual-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Large Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Small Group-CA PPO
Blue Cross (Prudent Buyer) - Student Health-CA PPO
Blue Cross-CA HMO-POS
Bronze (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer / Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Bronze Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Bronze w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Dignity Health Custom Advantage-CA HMO
Dignity Health EPO / PPO-CA
Dignity Health PHC EPO & HDP/HSA-CA
Dignity Health Ventura EPO/PPO-CA
EPO-CA
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Gold (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
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Gold Priority Select-CA HMO
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Gold Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
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National (BlueCard) PPO
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PERS Select-CA HMO
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Platinum (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Platinum Priority Select-CA HMO
Platinum Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Platinum Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Priority Select-CA HMO
Select (PERS Select Providers)-CA PPO
Select Plus-CA HMO
Select PPO (Select Network)-CA PPO
Select-CA HMO
Select-CA PPO
Silver (CaliforniaCare HMO/ Small Grp) HMO
Silver (Prudent Buyer PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Advantage-CA PPO
Silver EPO (Prudent Buyer EPO/ Small Grp)-CA
Silver EPO w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Priority Select-CA HMO
Silver Select (Select / Small Grp)-CA HMO
Silver Select (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver Select w/ H.S.A (Select PPO/ Small Grp)-CA PPO
Silver w/ H.S.A (Prudent Buyer PPO/Small Grp)-CA PPO
Tenet Network-CA PPO
Traditional
Traditional PPO
UC Care-CA PPO
UC CORE-CA PPO
UC Health Savings Plan-CA
UC High Option Supplement to Medicare-CA
UC Medicare with Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Medicare without Prescription Drugs-CA PPO
UC Resident and Fellows-CA PPO
UCSHIP-CA PPO
USC Plan (Two Tiered Network)-CA HMO
Beech Street (Multiplan)
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
Priority Select HMO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Coventry Health Care
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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UnitedHealthCare
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United Healthcare

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Children's Healthcare Medical Associates

Children's Healthcare Medical Associates550 Washington St Ste 300 San Diego, CA 92103
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Compare with other Pediatric Specialists

Compare Dr. Carson with our nearby Pediatric Specialists at Palomar Health.

Make an appointment at Palomar Health today at (442) 274-0585.

These providers are on the medical staff of Palomar Health.