Adam  Carlson

Adam Carlson, MD

Division:
Clinical Rheumatology
Department:
Medicine
Call 434.243.0223
Primary Location:
Rheumatology Clinic

Suite 2100

415 Ray C. Hunt Dr.

Charlottesville, VA 22903

Directions
Phone:
434.243.0223
Fax:
434.243.0239
Secondary Locations:
Expertise
ABMS Certification:
Amer Bd of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine)
Amer Bd of Internal Medicine (Rheumatology)
Clinical Practice:
Rheumatology
About
Title:
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Biography

Dr. Adam Carlson cares for patients with a broad spectrum of rheumatic diseases and has expertise in musculoskeletal ultrasound for the diagnosis and treatment rheumatic musculoskeletal conditions. He has a research interest in inflammatory spondyloarthropathies, including conditions such as ankylosing spondylitis and psoriatic arthritis. Dr. Carlson is an assistant professor of rheumatology and a medical educator who devotes time to teaching medical students, residents and fellows. He is board-certified in internal medicine and rheumatology. 

Dr. Carlson grew up in Decatur, Ga., and completed his undergraduate studies at Emory University. He earned his medical degree at the University of Virginia and completed his internal medicine residency and rheumatology fellowship at the University of California San Francisco. He joined the faculty at UVA in 2014.

 Married, with two daughters, Dr. Carlson is a lifelong runner who enjoys being outdoors in Charlottesville and the surrounding areas.

Education
Residency:
Internal Medicine, University of California- San Francisco
Fellowships:
Rheumatology, University of California- San Francisco