Michelle G. Carlson, MD

Michelle G. Carlson, MD Specialties: Hand Surgery, Surgery of the Hand

Michelle G. Carlson, MD
Specialties: Hand Surgery, Surgery of the Hand
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523 East 72nd Street
New York, NY 10021
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About Michelle G. Carlson, MD

Dr. Michelle G. Carlson specializes in treating sports-related hand injuries and fractures, pediatric hand conditions, hand disorders in women, and neurologic injuries in the upper extremity. Throughout her career, Dr. Carlson has won several prestigious awards, including the Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society/Zimmer Research Grant, the Lewis Clark Wagner Research Award, the T. Campbell Thompson Prize, and the Glasgow Memorial Achievement Citation. Dr. Carlson is the director and founder of the Children and Adolescent Hand and Arm (CHArm) Center. She is currently an Associate Attending Orthopedic Surgeon at Hospital for Special Surgery and an Associate Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College.


Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell Medical Center

Expertise

  • Carpal Bones and Hand Fractures

  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

  • Hand Disorder

  • Hand Surgery

  • Joint Symptoms

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

  • Pediatric Hand Surgery

  • Sports Injury

  • Sports Medicine Surgery

  • Surgery of the Hand

  • Trigger Finger

Education

  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • Medical School: Weill Cornell Medical College
  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Surgery of the Hand