Dr. Stephen H Carson MD Pediatric Pulmonologist

Dr. Stephen Carson is a pediatric pulmonologist in San Diego, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Rady Children's Hospital, San Diego and Scripps Mercy Hospital. He received his medical degree from McGill University Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 38 years. Dr. Carson accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 9 doctors at Rady Children's Hospital, San Diego and one of 2 at Scripps Mercy Hospital who specialize in Pediatric Pulmonology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Pulmonologist: General Pediatric Pulmonology

Clinical Interests: Asthma, Sleep Disorders, Colic

Education & Medical Training

Children's Hospital, Boston
Residency, Pediatrics, 1976–1979

McGill University Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1976

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 34 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 25 years in Pediatric Pulmonology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Alexander Stewart Prize in Medicine, McGill University School of Medicine
1976

Publications & Presentations

A 3-year-old boy with fever and oral lesions. Diagnosis: methemoglobinemia.
Kreshak, A.A., Ly, B.T., Edwards, W.D., Carson, S.H.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • Blue Shield CA Local Access Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield California HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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