Jared W. Carlson, MD
Education & Training
Bachelor of Science in Biology, Western Michigan University
Doctor of Medicine, Wayne State University
General Surgery Residency, Grand Rapids Area Medical Education Center, Grand Rapids, MI
Hand & Upper Extremity Fellowship, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
Dr. Jared Carlson is a board certified, fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in hand and upper extremity care. When treating patients, he understands that everyone comes in with a unique set of needs. Dr. Carlson believes in educating the patient on all of his or her options to come up with a plan that will achieve exactly what they are seeking - from pain relief to restored mobility.
When Dr. Carlson isn’t working, he enjoys being outside. He loves hiking, cycling and especially surfing. As a Michigan native turned Buffalo resident, he even sees the beauty in surfing on the Great Lakes in the winter months. Dr. Carlson says the sport has taken him to breathtaking destinations, including Brazil, Taiwan and the Philippines. He also roots on the Buffalo Sabres and makes it a point to check out new restaurants and shops when he is downtown for a game