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Dr. Erik Carlson, MD

Cardiology*
4.6 (5)
Map Pin Small Colorado Springs, CO
Accepting new patients
24 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Erik Carlson, MD

Dr. Erik Carlson, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Colorado Springs, CO. They specialize in Cardiology, has 24 years of experience, and is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease. They graduated from Augusta University Medical College of Georgia and is affiliated with Centura Penrose Hospital and UCHealth Memorial Hospital Central. Dr. Carlson, completed a residency at University of Florida College of Medicine. Patients rated Dr. Carlson an average 4.6 star rating.

Dr. Carlson works at Practice in Colorado Springs, CO with other offices in Canon City, CO. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Carlson's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Colorado Springs Cardiologists PC
    2222 N Nevada Ave Ste 4007, Colorado Springs, CO 80907 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (719) 776-8500
  2. 2
    Centura St Thomas More Hospital
    1338 Phay Ave, Canon City, CO 81212 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (719) 285-2149

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  • Centura Penrose Hospital
  • UCHealth Memorial Hospital Central

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Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Endocarditis
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Hyperlipidemia
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Hypertensive Heart Disease
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Hypotension
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Lipid Disorders
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Noninfective Endocarditis
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Sinus Bradycardia
Sinus Tachycardia
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Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiac Ultrasound
Cardioversion, Elective
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Congestive Heart Failure
Acute Coronary Syndrome
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
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Aneurysm of Heart
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Aortic Dissection
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Aortic Stenosis
Atrial Septal Defect
Atypical Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Biventricular Heart Failure
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Coarctation of the Aorta
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Disease
Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Coronary Artery Dissection
Coronary Vessel Malformation
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Ebstein's Anomaly
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypokalemia
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Long QT Syndrome
Mitral and Aortic Valve Disorder
Mitral Valve Prolapse
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Nonrheumatic Mitral Stenosis
Nonrheumatic Tricuspid Disease
Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
Pericardial Disease
Pericarditis
Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Prinzmetal Angina
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Pulmonary Venous Return Anomaly
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Rheumatic Tricuspid Disease
Septal Defect
Septic Embolism
Sick Sinus Syndrome
Supraventricular Tachycardia
Systemic Vasculitis
Third Degree Heart Block
Thrombosis
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Typical Atrial Flutter
Unstable Angina
Vascular Disease
Ventricular Fibrillation
Ablation for Cardiac Arrhythmias
Arrhythmia Screening
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Chest Pain Evaluation
Cholesterol Screening
Coronary Angiogram
Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
HeartAware Online Risk Screening
Nuclear Stress Testing
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
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Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
TCD Bubble Test
Tilt Table Testing
Treadmill Stress Test
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    Specialties*
    • Cardiology

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    Years of Experience
    • 24 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1821166471
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • University of Florida College of Medicine
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • Augusta University Medical College of Georgia
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Flagler College
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Cardiovascular Disease
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