Dr. Carlson is a native of Illinois and received his bachelor's degree in economics from Northwestern University, Chicago in 1986.
He graduated from medical school at the University of Illinois in 1990. His internal medicine internship and residency and his gastroenterology fellowship were completed at Northwestern University Medical School and Northwestern Memorial Hospital.
Learn more about Dr. Carlson's background and care approach in the video below.
Dr. Carlson joined Gastroenterology Associates in 1996 and is based at our Community Hospital North office. Dr. Carlson is board certified in internal medicine and gastroenterology.