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Mark R. Carson, MD, PhD

Urologic Oncology - Adult & Pediatric Urology

Mark R. Carson, MD, PhD

Honored for academic and professional excellence throughout his training and career, Dr. Carson is a multi-talented physician and surgeon with expertise in molecular biology, biophysics, and physiology. This background has been instrumental in improving quality of life for his patients by educating patients about their condition and counseling them regarding medical and surgical options for their care.

Education
Doctor of Medicine, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA, 1989-1996

Urology Residency, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, 1998-2002

General Surgery, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, 1996-1998

PhD, Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, 1989-1996

Medical Student Research Fellow, American Heart Association, Iowa City, IA, 1988-1989

Bachelor of Arts with Honors in Chemistry, Grinnell College, Grinnell, IA, 1984-1988

Training
Minimally Invasive Surgery/Laparoscopy
Stone Disease
Pediatric Urology
Urologic Oncology
Male Infertility

Medical Experience
Certified, Medical Physician and Surgeon, Oregon Board of Medical Examiners

Certified, American Board of Urology

Investigator, Oregon Urology Institute, Division of Clinical Research, Springfield, OR, 2006-2008

Byron A. Schottelius Teaching Award, 1995

Edward C. Heath Medical Student Research Award, 1995

Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, 1994

Medical Gross Anatomy Prosector/Teaching Assistant, 1990

National Merit Scholar, 1984

Affiliations
American Urological Association
Lane County Medical Society


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