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About Dr. Richard Carlson

Dr. Richard Carlson, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Corpus Christi, TX. He has 41 years of experience. His specialties include Orthopedic Surgery. Dr. Carlson is affiliated with CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Beeville, Spohn South and CHRISTUS Spohn Health System. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

7 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Carlson is Excellent. Dr. Richard Carlson has been rated by 7 patients. From those 7 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Richard Carlson is 4.7 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address


601 Texan Trl
Corpus Christi, TX 78411
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Dr. Richard Carlson has the following 1 specialty

  • Orthopedic Surgery

    An orthopaedic surgeon is a physician who specializes in diagnosis and surgical treatment of injuries and disorders involving the musculoskeletal system, such as hip replacements and arthroscopic knee surgery.
    In addition to treating trauma to the musculoskeletal system, these doctors also deal with sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors and congenital disorders.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Richard Carlson has the following 16 expertise

  • Arthroscopy
  • Bone Fracture
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery
  • Joint Pain/Swelling
  • Joint Replacement
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery
  • Laminectomy
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Scoliosis
  • Sports Medicine
  • Surgery

Dr. Richard Carlson has 0 board certified specialties

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Five Stars

He did my Carpal surgical treatment.

Wait time
20 minutes
Easy Appointment
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Accurate Diagnosis
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Five Stars
Five Stars
Easy Appointment
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
Full Review Rating Breakdown
Five Stars
  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Beeville
  • Spohn South
  • CHRISTUS Spohn Health System
  • Christus Spohn Shoreline Hospital
  • Driscoll Childrens Hosp
  • CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Alice
  • Corpus Christi Medical Center-Bay Area
  • Corpus Christi-South
  • CHRISTUS Spohn Memorial Hospital
  • Spohn Shoreline
  • Corpus Christi-Memorial
  • Christus Spohn Hospital - Alice
  • Bay Area Med Center
  • CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Corpus Cristi-So
  • Doctor Regional Hosp
  • Corpus Christi-Shoreline
  • Education

    41 Years Experience

  • University Of North Texas Health Science Center College Of Osteopathic Medicine

    Graduated in 1974

  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center


  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Richard Carlson accepts the following insurance providers.

  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas
    • BCBS TX Blue Advantage HMO
    • BCBS TX BlueChoice

Locations & Directions

SOUTH TEXAS BONE AND JOINT, 601 Texan Trl, Corpus Christi, TX
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