Dr. Carlos Jose Carrera MD Internist

Dr. Carlos Carrera is an internist in San Diego, California and is affiliated with Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System. He received his medical degree from University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and has been in practice for 40 years. He is one of 95 doctors at Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System who specialize in Internal Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Internist: General Internal Medicine

Education & Medical Training

Mount Zion Medical Center University of California
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1974–1977

Scripps Clinic
Fellowship, Hematology, 1982–1983

University of California at San Francisco
Fellowship, Hematology, 1977–1978

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Class of 1974

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Hematology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Medical Oncology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Desmoplastic melanoma on the nose: electrochemotherapy as an alternative treatment to local advanced disease.
Carrera, C.,Bennassar, A.,Ishioka, P.,Dalle, S.,Vilalta, A.,Fuertes, I.,Alos, L.,Thomas, L.,Puig, S.,Malvehy, J.

Clinical usefulness of reflectance confocal microscopy in the management of facial lentigo maligna melanoma.
Alarcón, I.,Carrera, C.,Puig, S.,Malvehy, J.

Benefits of oral Polypodium Leucotomos extract in MM high-risk patients.
Aguilera, P.,Carrera, C.,Puig-Butille, J. A.,Badenas, C.,Lecha, M.,González, S.,Malvehy, J.,Puig, S.


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