Dr. Teresa Carlson, OD

Optometry  |  
Female  |  
Age 44
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Dr. Teresa Carlson, OD
Dr. Carlson is a native of Colorado and thoroughly enjoys the Rocky Mountains and embraces the environmental challenges for ocular comfort and vision. After completing her doctorate at the University of Houston-College of Optometry, Dr. Carlson returned to Colorado in 2000. She has served as Clinical Director for two refractive/medical practices, participated in numerous FDA Clinical Trials, developed numerous treatment protocols for optimizing surgical outcomes, treated eye disease on two hospital campuses, specialized in dry eye treatments, has worked with visual challenges specific to aviation and provided emergency eye care. She currently serves as an adjunct professor for doctorate students and has continued to lecture locally and nationally. Her passion has taken her around the world for medical eye care by volunteering for medical teams to Madagascar, Cambodia, Ecuador, Honduras, South Africa, Mali (West Africa), and Mexico.

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11960 Lioness Way Ste 190

Parker, CO 80134

Contact Information
Dr. Teresa Carlson, OD

Dr. Teresa Carlson, OD

Accepted insurance

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Learn about Dr. Carlson

1

Specialties

  • Optometry
1

Board Certifications

  • Optometry
    Accredited by: American Board of Optometry
19

Conditions Treated

  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Astigmatism
  • Cataract
  • Corneal Abrasion
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eye Trauma
  • Eyelid Inflammation
  • Farsightedness
  • Foreign Body in Eye
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratoconus
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
16

Procedures

  • Allergy Drops
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Diabetes Eye Care
  • Diabetic Eye Exam
  • Eye Drops
  • Eye Examination
  • Eye Patch
  • Eye Procedure
  • Eyeglasses
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Implantable Contact Lens
  • LASIK
  • Post-Operative Care
  • Punctal Plug Insertion
  • Retinal Testing

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • University of Wyoming
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of Houston / College of Optometry
    Medical School | Graduated

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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carlson to family and friends
4.6
based on 22 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Carlson's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Cherry Hills Village, CO |
Dr. Carlson is a gifted and talented medical professional who brings a highly sophisticated skill set to her vision care practice. Not only is she knowledgeable and efficient, she is exceptionally personable. Her expertise extends to every aspect of eye health. Soft-spoken, calm and confident, she puts patients at ease, whether the vision problem they face is routine or extremely challenging. Make no mistake about it, she stands head and shoulders above the rest.
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Dr. Carlson accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Whole Health Colorado Front Range
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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