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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Karen Carlson is Excellent. Dr. Carlson has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 4.3
Courteous Staff 4.3
Accurate Diagnosis 4.4
Bedside Manner 4.8
Spends Time with Me 4.5
Follows Up After Visit 4.1

Specialties & Research

Dr. Karen Carlson, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine.

Education & Awards

Dr. Carlson graduated from Harvard University , Boston. She has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2011)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011)


Dr. Carlson has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Massachusetts General Hospital 
  • Mass General Hospital 


  • Italian
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Karen Janet Carlson MD is a female Internist, has 31 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine.
Where does Dr. Karen J. Carlson practice?
Dr. Karen Carlson has 1 office location.
Dr. Karen Carlson practices Internal Medicine near Boston, MA.
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