Ryan Carlson, MD
North Memorial Health - Robbinsdale Medical Building
Approach To Care
Dr. Carlson partners with individuals who are living with a mental illness and to help them build a fulfilled life. He emphasizes customer choice and he works with individuals to create a holistic treatment plan to achieve their goals. He believes that medications work best when they are used with other therapies, and through living a healthy lifestyle. When medications are used, he works with customers to use the smallest number of medications at the lowest effective doses possible.
Dr. Carlson has experience treating a wide range of mental health concerns, but he particularly enjoys working with individuals who have bipolar disorder or who have experienced psychosis.
- Bachelor of Science – Brigham Young University
- Medical School – University of Minnesota
- Psychiatry residency – University of Minnesota
- Clozapine REMS Certified
Dr. Carlson was raised in Minnesota, where he also completed most of his training. His favorite thing to do is spend time with his family. He also enjoys reading good books, listening to classical music and running.