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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
31 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Mark Carlson is Good. Dr. Carlson has been reviewed by 24 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 3.8
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.6
Spends Time with Me 4.6
Follows Up After Visit 4.4

Specialties & Research

Dr. Mark Carlson, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Sports Medicine

Education & Awards

Dr. Carlson graduated from Wake Forest University, Winston Salem. He has 4 awards.

Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2011 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Rockford, IL
Orthopaedic Surgeon


Dr. Carlson has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Osf Saint Anthony Medical Center 
  • Saint Anthony Medical Center O.S.F. 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Mark Edwin Carlson MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 31 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Mark E. Carlson practice?
Dr. Mark Carlson has 1 office location.
Dr. Mark Carlson practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Rockford, IL.
See Rockford Orthopedic Surgeons.