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Dr. John Terry Carlson DMD, MD, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon
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Dr. John Terry Carlson DMD, MD

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon

651 Helen Keller Blvd Tuscaloosa AL, 35404

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Dr. John Carlson is an oral and maxillofacial surgeon practicing in Tuscaloosa, AL. Dr. Carlson specializes in the treatment of problems related to the face, mouth and jaws. As an oral and maxillofacial surgeon, Dr. Carlson is a unique dental specialist who can provide emergency medicine, perform general surgery and give anesthesia. These medical doctors are the only type of medical care specialist who can administer anesthesia, besides anesthesiologists. Typical procedures performed by Dr. Carlson are tooth extractions, especially wisdom teeth, corrective jaw surgery, cleft palate surgery and reconstructive surgery after an injury. Oral and maxillofacial surgeons can also perform dental work including placing dental implants. These surgeons might also deal with conditions of sleep apnea, oral cancers and more.

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Practice At 651 Helen Keller Blvd

651 Helen Keller Blvd -
Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
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BIBB MEDICAL CENTERl

208 PIERSON AVE CENTREVILLE AL 35042

Head north on Helen Keller Boulevard 425 ft
Make a U-turn onto Helen Keller Boulevard 2976 ft
Turn right onto University Boulevard East (AL 215) 2053 ft
Take the ramp on the right 626 ft
Merge left onto McFarland Boulevard East (US 82) 32.1 mi
Turn right onto Birmingham Road (AL 219) 2826 ft
Turn right onto Pierson Avenue 1116 ft
You have arrived at your destination, on the right

D C H REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTERl

809 UNIVERSITY BOULEVARD EAST TUSCALOOSA AL 35401

Head north on Helen Keller Boulevard 425 ft
Make a U-turn onto Helen Keller Boulevard 2976 ft
Turn right onto University Boulevard East (AL 215) 2137 ft
Turn left 255 ft
Turn right 311 ft
You have arrived at your destination, on the left

MEDICAL WEST, AN AFFILIATE OF UAB HEALTH SYSTEMl

995 9TH AVENUE SOUTHWEST BESSEMER AL 35021

Head north on Helen Keller Boulevard 425 ft
Make a U-turn onto Helen Keller Boulevard 2976 ft
Turn left onto University Boulevard East (AL 215) 3.9 mi
Continue straight onto University Blvd E (US 11) 3.6 mi
Take the ramp on the left 1979 ft
Merge left onto I 20 27.9 mi
Take the ramp on the right onto US 11 1318 ft
Keep right at the fork onto US 11 717 ft
Turn left onto 9th Avenue Southwest (US 11) 4002 ft
You have arrived at your destination