John Carson, M.D.

John G. Carson, M.D.


Surgery - Vascular and Endovascular

Vascular and Endovascular Care



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Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center

4860 Y St., Suite 3400
Sacramento, CA 95817
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UC Davis Medical Group - Roseville (Douglas Boulevard)

2261 Douglas Blvd.
Roseville, CA 95661
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Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Philosophy of Care

Dr. Carson believes in complete, patient centered care for treatment and education of complex vascular disorders. Lifestyle modification and family teaching are an integral part of therapy goals.

Clinical Interests

Dr. Carson specializes in vascular and endovascular surgery, including treatment of carotid disease, complex aortic pathologies, and peripheral vascular disease. Dr. Carson also specializes in minimally invasive treatment of complex venous disorders. He has extensive training in angioplasty and stenting of mesenteric and peripheral vessels and endovascular treatment of complex aortic aneurysmal disease. Dr. Carson’s research interests include; pathology of carotid artery disease, predictability of carotid plaque venerability based on current imaging modalities, and comparison of current therapy outcomes with various treatment techniques and modalities. Other interests include resident and medical student education and surgical skills training using simulation and models.


UC Davis Medical Group, Roseville
Vascular Surgery

Center/Program Affiliation

Cardiovascular Services
UC Davis Medical Group
Vascular Center


M.D., F.A.C.S., University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, Texas, 2002

B.S., Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, 1996


University of California, Irvine, Orange, CA, 2003


University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, 2007

Board Certifications

American Board of Surgery, 2008

American Board of Surgery, Vascular Surgery, 2010

Professional Memberships

American College of Surgeons

Peripheral Vascular Surgical Society

Society for Vascular Surgery