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Internist, Cardiologist (heart)
35 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. William Carlson is Excellent. Dr. Carlson has been reviewed by 14 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.5
Promptness 4.5
Courteous Staff 4.6
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.7
Spends Time with Me 4.7
Follows Up After Visit 4.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. William Carlson, MD, PHD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Heart Block
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Unstable Angina

Education & Awards

Dr. Carlson graduated from Yale University, New Haven. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2012)


Dr. Carlson has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Newton-Wellesley Hospital 
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. William Dean Carlson MD and PHD is a male Internist, has 35 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease.
Where does Dr. William D. Carlson practice?
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Dr. William Carlson practices Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease near Boston, MA.
See Boston Internists and Boston Cardiologists.