Eric R. Carlson, DMD, MD, FACS

Professor and Department Chairman, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon

Sacrifice for patient care.

Eric R. Carson MD, DMD

About Me

Gender: Male

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Dr. Carlson subspecializes in the surgical management of benign and malignant oral/head and neck tumors. He conducts his practice in the context of the education of interns, residents, and fellows.

Clinical Focus:
Oral cancer, salivary gland tumors, infections, osteonecrosis of the jaws, jaw tumors

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Education & Credentials

Medical School

University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida


Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania


Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; General Surgery, University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville, Tennessee


Oral/Head and Neck Surgery, University of Miami, Miami, Florida

Other Education

Residential Master's in Education (EdM), Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Board Certifications

American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery; Oral/Head and Neck Oncologic Surgery)

Organizations & Societies

American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons American Medical Association American College of Surgeons

I provide care for patients that is compassionate and conducted in the context of education. I place the patient first.
— Eric R. Carlson

Where I See Patients

Practice of Eric R. Carlson, MD, DMD

1930 Alcoa HwySte 335Knoxville, TN 37920

Phone: 865-305-9022

Fax: 865-305-9026

Practice of Eric Carlson MD DMD

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