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Dr. Michael Carlson, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism*
4.1 (54)
Map Pin Small Nashville, TN
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Michael Carlson, MD

Dr. Michael Carlson, MD is an Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Specialist in Nashville, TN. They graduated from Vanderbilt University and is affiliated with Tristar Centennial Medical Center. Dr. Carlson, completed a residency at University of Southern California San Diego. Patients rated Dr. Carlson an average 4.1 star rating.

Dr. Carlson works at The Frist Clinic at TriStar Centennial - Suite 500 in Nashville, TN. They frequently treat conditions like Endocrine Gland Cancer, Hypothalamus Cancer and Diabetes Type 2 along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and 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

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    The Frist Clinic at TriStar Centennial - Suite 500
    330 23rd Ave N Ste 500, Nashville, TN 37203 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (615) 342-5900

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  • Tristar Centennial Medical Center

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Endocrine Gland Cancer
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Endocrine Gland Cancer
Hypothalamus Cancer
Diabetes Type 2
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Graves' Disease
Hypercalcemia
Hyperprolactinemia
Hypogonadism
Hypoparathyroidism
Malaise and Fatigue
Metabolic Syndrome
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Osteopenia
Thyrotoxicosis
Vitamin D Deficiency
Vitamin_Deficiency
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroiditis
Dyslipidemia
Goiter
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Growth Hormone Deficiency
Hashimoto's Disease
Hyperthyroidism
Hypopituitarism
Hypothyroidism
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Nodule
Thyroiditis
Continuous Glucose Monitoring
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Insufficiency
Benign Pituitary Gland Tumor
Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
Diabetic Coma
Gynecomastia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Leg and Foot Ulcers
Lipid Disorders
Menstrual Disorders
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Morbid Obesity
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Obesity
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Osteoporosis
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroid Cancer
Perimenopause
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Pituitary Tumor
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Primary Adrenocortical Insufficiency
Primary Hyperparathyroidism
Proteinuria
Secondary Diabetes Mellitus
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Hormone Replacement
Abnormal Thyroid
Acanthosis Nigricans
Acromegaly and Gigantism
Adrenal Incidentaloma
Chronic Thyroiditis
Congenital Hypothyroidism
Congenital Hypothyroidism without Goiter
Conn's Syndrome
Craniopharyngioma
Cushing's Syndrome
Diabetes
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Diabetes Insipidus
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Drug Induced Adrenocortical Insufficiency
Euthyroid Sick Syndrome
Familial Hypercholesterolemia
Female Infertility
Gestational Diabetes
Hyperaldosteronism
Hyperandrogenization Syndrome
Hyperkalemia
Hypokalemia
Iodine Deficiency
Klinefelter Syndrome
Lipedema
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Lipoprotein Disorders
Male Infertility
Overweight
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Edema
Potassium Deficiency
Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
Pseudohypoparathyroidism
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
Secondary Hyperparathyroidism
Short Stature
Subacute Thyroiditis
Symptomatic Menopause
Thyroid Atrophy
Thyroid Goiter
Thyrotoxicosis Factitia
Turner Syndrome
Vitamin B12 Anemia
ACTH (Cosyntropin) Stimulation Test
Cholesterol Screening
Dexamethasone Suppression Test
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Screening
Diabetic Evaluation
Dynamic Endocrine Function Test
Oral Glucose Tolerance Test
Testosterone Replacement Therapy
Thyroid Nodule Evaluation
Thyroid Scan
Thyroid Screening
Ultrasound
VAP Lipid Testing
Water Deprivation Test
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    About Dr. Michael Carlson, MD

    Specialties*
    • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1386639219
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Vanderbilt University
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • University of Southern California San Diego
    Residency
    Internship
    • University of California - San Diego
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Vanderbilt University
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine
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    Dr. Michael Carlson, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Carlson is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Carlson has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Carlson works at The Frist Clinic at TriStar Centennial - Suite 500 in Nashville, TN. View the full address on Dr. Carlson’s profile.

    Dr. Carlson has seen patients for Endocrine Gland Cancer, Hypothalamus Cancer and Diabetes Type 2, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Carlson on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    54 patients have reviewed Dr. Carlson. The overall rating for this provider is 4.1. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Carlson.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Carlson, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Carlson appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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