Dr. Adam Q. Carlson MD Rheumatologist

Dr. Adam Carlson is a rheumatologist in San Francisco, California and is affiliated with UCSF Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Virginia School of Medicine and has been in practice for 7 years. He is one of 31 doctors at UCSF Medical Center who specialize in Rheumatology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Rheumatologist: General Rheumatology

Hospital Affiliation

UCSF Medical Center
Ranked #10 in Rheumatology

Education & Medical Training

University of California at San Francisco
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2007 - 2010

University of California at San Francisco
Fellowship, Rheumatology, 2011 - 2013

University of Virginia School of Medicine
Class of 2007

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

MD State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Choosing wisely: The American College of Rheumatology's top 5 list of things physicians and patients should question.
Yazdany, J.,Schmajuk, G.,Robbins, M.,Daikh, D.,Beall, A.,Yelin, E.,Barton, J.,Carlson, A.,Margaretten, M.,Zell, J.,Gensler, L. S.,Kelly, V.,Saag, K.,King, C.

Flagellin is the major proinflammatory determinant of enteropathogenic Salmonella.
Zeng, H., Carlson, A.Q., Guo, Y., Yu, Y., Collier-Hyams, L.S., Madara, J.L., Gewirtz, A.T., Neish, A.S.

Insurances Accepted

  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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