Dr. Peter E. Carson MD Cardiologist

Dr. Peter Carson is a cardiologist in Washington, District of Columbia. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including MedStar Georgetown University Hospital and Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of North Carolina School of Medicine and has been in practice for 33 years. He is one of 39 doctors at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital and one of 6 at Veterans Affairs Medical Center who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Education & Medical Training

University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1979 - 1980

University of MN Affiliated Hospitals
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1983 - 1985

University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Class of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

DC State Medical License

Publications & Presentations

Factors associated with outcome in heart failure with preserved ejection fraction: findings from the Irbesartan in Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction Study (I-PRESERVE).
Komajda, M., Carson, P.E., Hetzel, S., McKelvie, R., McMurray, J., Ptaszynska, A., Zile, M.R., Demets, D., Massie, B.M.

Uric acid level and allopurinol use as risk markers of mortality and morbidity in systolic heart failure.
Wu, A.H., Ghali, J.K., Neuberg, G.W., O'Connor, C.M., Carson, P.E., Levy, W.C.

Cardiac resynchronization therapy reduces the risk of hospitalizations in patients with advanced heart failure: results from the Comparison of Medical Therapy, Pacing and Defibrillation in Heart Failure (COMPANION) trial.
Anand, I. S.,Carson, P.,Galle, E.,Song, R.,Boehmer, J.,Ghali, J. K.,Jaski, B.,Lindenfeld, J.,O'Connor, C.,Steinberg, J. S.,Leigh, J.,Yong, P.,Kosorok, M. R.,Feldman, A. M.,DeMets, D.,Bristow, M. R.

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