Biography & Education

Dr. Carlson attended SUNY Buffalo School of Medicine, then completed internal medicine residency at the University of Michigan and gastroenterology fellowship at the University of Washington, where he was elected fellows representative. Dr. Carlson enjoys practicing all aspects of gastroenterology, and has particular interests in therapeutic endoscopy and inflammatory bowel disease. Dr. Carlson believes that people need to be able to trust their healthcare providers, and strives to help patients understand their medical issues and to know what to expect with any proposed interventions. He combines an investigative approach to patient care while staying current with new technology and guidelines.
  • Gastroenterology
Education Background
Medical School: University at Buffalo State University of New York School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences
Residency: University of Michigan
Fellowship: University of Washington
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  • English
Professional Associations
American Gastroenterological Association, American College of Gastroenterology, American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Personal Interests
When he is not at the hospital, Dr. Carlson is likely hiking, fishing or spending time with his wife and three children

Care Locations

5350 Tallman Ave., N.W.
Suite 520
Seattle, WA 98107
Fax 206-215-4252
1221 Madison St.
Suite 1220
Seattle, WA 98104
Fax 206-215-4252
Accepting New Patients
Accepting Medicare


Board Certifications
  • Gastroenterology
Clinical Interests
  • Celiac Sprue Disease
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Gastroenterologists
  • Gastroenterology
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Pancreatic Conditions
  • Swallowing Disorders
  • Therapeutic ERCP
  • Ulcerative Colitis