License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (21)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Melissa Carlson is Good. Dr. Carlson has been reviewed by 40 patients who have provided 21 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.8
Promptness 4.2
Courteous Staff 4.3
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.6
Spends Time with Me 4.6
Follows Up After Visit 4.2

Specialties & Research

Dr. Melissa Carlson, MD is board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology.

  • She has special expertise in 10 areas:
  • Amniocentesis (Amniotic Fluid Test--AFT)
  • Artificial Insemination
  • Contraception
  • Endometriosis
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • Hot Flashes
  • Infertility
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Laser Surgery
  • Menopause

Education & Awards

Dr. Carlson graduated from Baylor College of Medicine, Houston. She has 4 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2008)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2013)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Wellington, FL
Obstetrician & Gynecologist
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: Florida™ (2009)


Dr. Carlson has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Wellington Regional Medical Center 
  • Jupiter Medical Center 


  • English
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Melissa E Carlson MD is a female Obstetrician & Gynecologist, has 19 years of experience and practices in Obstetrics & Gynecology.
Where does Dr. Melissa E. Carlson practice?
Dr. Melissa Carlson has 9 office locations.
Dr. Melissa Carlson practices Obstetrics & Gynecology near Wellington, FL.
Additional practice locations include: West Palm Beach, FL and Belle Glade, FL.
See Wellington Obstetricians & Gynecologists.