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Brent Carlson, MD
Brent Carlson, MD

Brent Carlson, MD
Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Brent Carlson is a board certified orthopedic surgeon with special interest in shoulder, hip and knee surgery as well as hand surgery.  His areas of expertise include arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, knee and hip; total knee, hip and shoulder replacement; microsurgery of the hand and wrist and complex fracture care.

Dr. Carlson was raised in Stillwater, Minnesota where he graduated high school as valedictorian.  He attended St. Olaf College where he was on the Dean’s List every semester and graduated summa-cum-laude.  While at St. Olaf, he competed in Division 1 nordic skiing, becoming an Academic All-American his senior season.  He then went on to medical school at the University of Minnesota.  While in medical school, he continued to ski, competing in the Norwegian Skarveremet and the American Birkebeiner, where he placed as high as 4th overall in the classic race.

At the end of his medical school training, Dr. Carlson was granted a scholarship to train with Drs. Leiv Hove and Ove Furnes in orthopedics at the Universitetsykehus in Bergen, Norway.  He completed his orthopedic training at Albany Medical Center in Albany, NY, which was at the time the busiest orthopedic trauma center in the state of New York.

Chippewa Valley Orthopedics & Sports MedicineDr. Carlson is now a partner with Chippewa Valley Orthopedics and Sports Medicine based in Eau Claire, Wisconsin.  He sees patients at his offices in Eau Claire and Chippewa Falls and also sees patients in Stanley and Hayward, Wisconsin regularly.  He is a physician owner of OakLeaf Surgical Hospital in Eau Claire and also operates at Sacred Heart and St. Joseph’s Hospitals.  He continues to ski competitively across the country and also enjoys hunting, fishing, hiking, canoeing and spending time with his family.

  • Upper & Lower Extremity Reconstructive Surgery
  • Total Knee, Hip and Shoulder Replacement
  • Arthroscopic surgery of the Knee, Hip and Shoulder
  • Upper Extremity Nerve Decompression Surgery
  • Hand & Wrist Surgery
  • Complex Fracture Care

Educational Background:

  • St. Olaf College
    Northfield, MN
    BA 2001

  • University of Minnesota
    Minneapolis, MN
    MD 2005

  • Albany Medical Center
    Albany, NY
    Internship 2005-06

  • Albany Medical Center
    Albany, NY
    Orthopedic Residency 2006-10

Staff Affiliations:

OakLeaf Surgical Hospital Sacred Heart Hospital

1000 OakLeaf Way
Altoona, WI 54720

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900 West Clairemont Avenue
Eau Claire, WI 54701

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St Joseph's Hospital Our Lady of Victory Hospital

2661 County Highway S
Chippewa Falls, WI 54729

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1120 Pine Street
Stanley, WI, 54768-0220

Tel: (715) 644-6144

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Hayward Area Memorial Hospital  

11128 N. State Hwy 77
Hayward, WI, 54843

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Professional Societies:

Chippewa Valley Orthopedics And Sports Medicine - Brent Carlson, MD Orthopedic Surgeon Oakleaf Medical Network - Brent Carlson, MD Orthopedic Surgeon AAOS - Brent Carlson, MD Orthopedic Surgeon The American Board Of Orthopaedic Surgery - Brent Carlson, MD Orthopedic Surgeon American Birkebeiner - Brent Carlson, MD Orthopedic Surgeon
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