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Surgical Specialist, Cardiothoracic Surgeon
27 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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Patient Reviews

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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Russell Carlson is Excellent. Dr. Carlson has been reviewed by 3 patients who have provided 0 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 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Russell Carlson, MD is board certified in Surgery and Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).

Education & Awards

Dr. Carlson graduated from Texas A&M University , College Station.


Dr. Carlson has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • Catholic Health System - Mercy Hospital of Buffalo 
  • Catholic Health System/Sisters of Charity Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Russell E Carlson MD is a male Surgeon, has 27 years of experience and practices in Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
Where does Dr. Russell E. Carlson practice?
Dr. Russell Carlson has 6 office locations.
Dr. Russell Carlson practices Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Buffalo, NY.
Additional practice locations include: Niagara Falls, NY.
See Buffalo Surgeons.