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Specialties & Research
Dr. John Carlson, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Neurology.
- He has special expertise in 2 areas:
- Movement Disorders
- Primary Headache Disorders
Education & Awards
Dr. Carlson graduated from Pennsylvania State University, Hershey.
Dr. Carlson has 7 hospital affiliations:
- Shamokin Area Community Hospital
- Evangelical Community Hospital
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Carlson accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield - 2 plans
- Unicare - 2 plans
- Geisinger Health Plan - 2 plans
- Cigna - 4 plans
- Aetna - 2 plans