rcarlsonDr. Richard Carlson is Board Certified in Geriatrics and Internal Medicine, and is a diplomat from the National Board of Medical Examiners.  A fellow of the American College of Physicians and a member of the American Geriatric Society, Dr. Carlson has been practicing medicine for twenty-five years.   After receiving his M.D. from Creighton University School of Medicine in Nebraska, Dr. Carlson completed a residency and internship in the Phoenix V.A. Medical Residency Program. Immediately following, Dr. Carlson worked as a staff physician at the Phoenix Indian Medical Center, where he was awarded the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Indian Health Service Certificate for excellence in implementing programs to encourage wellness and prevent disease. He also received the Indian Health Service Certificate for outstanding contributions in quality assurance and providing medical care to the Native American elders.  After Arizona, Dr. Carlson practiced in Malawi, East Africa before settling in Buffalo, where he has been serving the community for the last twenty years.

As co-founder of the Sheridan Medical Group, Dr. Carlson strives to exemplify healthy living and promote wellness to all his patients.

 

Current & Recent Appointments

Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine

Mentor, School of Pharmacy, State University of New York at Buffalo  (2001-present)

Mentor, Internal Medicine, Primary Care Track Program
Health Care Plan (1993-2000)

Master Clinical Teaching Fellowship, Primary Care Resource Center
School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
State University of New York at Buffalo (1996)

Current Memberships

American College of Physicians, fellow

American Geriatrics Society, member


 

24/7 Access to Care

To contact the doctor outside of office hours please call 716-332-4476 follow the prompts. In case of emergency please call 911. 

Our office is available for appointments: 

Monday-Wednesday 7:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday 9:00am - 5:00pm
Friday 8:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday 9:00am - 12:00pm

 

Walk-In Clinic

Our walk-in clinic is available for established patients every weekday from 9:00am-11:00am. If you need an appointment outside of these hours please call our appointment line to schedule. There are same day appointments available every day.

 

 

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