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About Dr. Karen Carlson

Dr. Karen Carlson, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Boston, MA. She has 33 years of experience. Her specialties include Internal Medicine. Dr. Carlson is affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital and Mass General Hospital. Dr. Carlson has received 2 awards. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

5 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Karen Carlson is Great. Dr. Karen Carlson has been rated by 5 patients. From those 5 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Karen Carlson is 4.2 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

55 Fruit St
Boston, MA 02114
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Specialties

Dr. Karen Carlson has the following 1 specialty

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

Board Certifications

Dr. Karen Carlson is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Love Dr. Karen J. Carlson!!!

She is an amazing women with a great memory. I've been going to her for over 20 years and she is great listener and we communicate via email on certain health issues.

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Five Stars

Dr. Carlson has been the primary care provider for both me and my husband for over twenty years. I cannot say enough about what a great doctor she is, as well as a wonderful human being. The care we have received has been excellent, thorough, and caring.

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2011)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Carlson is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Mass General Hospital
  • Education

    33 Years Experience

  • Harvard University

    Graduated in 1980

  • Accepted Insurance

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Locations & Directions

55 Fruit St, Boston, MA

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