Dr. Michael Carson

Internal Medicine
Neptune, NJ
29 years experience male

Locations

Meridian Medical Associates

Neptune, NJ

About

Bio

Board Certified Internist who completed a 2-year fellowship in Obstetric Medicine at Brown University School of Medicine. He is one of the few internists trained to help women with medical issues plan for upcoming pregnancies, treat medical issues that arise during pregnancy, and address issues such as medication use and testing during that important time. He currently directs research for the Department of Medicine at Jersey Shore University Medical Center in Neptune NJ, has active internal medicine and consultative practices, and teaches residents and medical students. Dr. Carson runs the Obstetric Medicine interest group at the Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM) annual meeting each year, is actively involved in the North American Society of Obstetric Medicine, and has published articles and chapters in this area. Finally, he still plays tennis and lacrosse competitively, and makes his teenage kids spend time with their parents. 2008-Current: Instructor America's OB/Gyn Board Review Course Directed by Dr. Krishna Das: North American Society of Obstetric Medicine (NASOM). Executive Committee Member. Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM). [Charter Member, Women's Health Task Force. Director, Obstetric Medicine Interest Group] 1998-2007: Chief, Division of General Internal Medicine: St. Peters University Hospital, New Brunswick NJ. Featured on Healthtap Blog: http://blog.healthtap.com/2011/08/introducing-dr-michael-carson-a-founding-and-leading-medical-expert/

Specialties
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Internal Medicine

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

148 Answers
66 Agrees
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Carson
29 years experience Internal Medicine
See a doctor: This could be serious, and it shouldn't be addressed in an online forum. You should see a doctor.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Carson
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Ask your doctor: If someone prescribed a pill, and you're not sure it's working, better to ask the person who is your caregiver and not some random online thing.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Carson
29 years experience Internal Medicine
No: Thinking won't delay your period. How do you know your cervix is open? That's pretty cool.

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Testimonials
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Nov 7, 2014
Dr Carson is an excellent internist who specializes in Diabetes onset during pregnancy, High blood pressure in previous pregnancies, Diabetes risks, Diabetes We are honored to have him as part of th...Read More
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Carson is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Carson is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you! I think my weight probably contributed, but I sometimes wonder if my on-and-off use of prednisone for asthma may have heightened my risk for the injury. Tore the first one with a jump in a ...Read More
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yes, this is my case, and i've been taking it for my eye for 6 weeks now. your explanation is super helpful - thank you! better than simply reciting the warning label,.
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thanx I will let my cardiologist know the side effects I have been experiencing. Your answer did aid me. Continued success.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Temple University School of Medicine, PA
Graduated 1992MD

Residency

Brown University

Awards

Best Physician Women’s Health: New Jersey Savvy Living 2010
Peter Garner Investigator Award 2008, North American Society of Obstetric Medicine. Washington, DC
Teaching Award 1998. Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Brown University
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