Internist, Geriatric Specialist (elderly care)
29 years of experience
Video profile
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Carlson is Good. Dr. Carlson has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.4
Promptness 3.9
Courteous Staff 4.4
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 4.1
Spends Time with Me 4.3
Follows Up After Visit 4.2

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Carlson, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Alzheimer Disease

Education & Awards

Dr. Carlson graduated from Creighton University, Omaha. He has 2 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2014)


Dr. Carlson has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Catholic Health System - Mercy Hospital of Buffalo 
  • Kaleida Health - Buffalo General Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard Andrew Carlson MD is a male Internist, has 29 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine.
Where does Dr. Richard A. Carlson practice?
Dr. Richard Carlson has 6 office locations.
Dr. Richard Carlson practices Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine near Buffalo, NY.
Additional practice locations include: Depew, NY.
See Buffalo Internists and Buffalo Geriatric Doctors.