Dr. Carlson is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease, Interventional
Cardiology and Internal Medicine. He received his undergraduate degree
from Wheaton College in Wheaton, Illinois and attended medical school
at St. Louis University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri. He
completed his residency at the University of Illinois in Chicago and his
cardiology fellowship at St. Mary Medical Center, UCLA School of Medicine
in Long Beach, California.
He specializes in management of advanced cardiac disease and interventional
cardiology, including rotational atherectomy, cardiac catheterization,
coronary stent placement, echocardiography, stress echocardiography and
Dr. Carlson was born and raised in Jamestown, New York. He has been practicing
in the South Bay for 24 years. Outside of work, Dr. Carlson enjoys swimming,
skiing and photography.