December 2019 Client Spotlight
We are proud to say that we have simply amazing people in our family of clients. Each month we take time out to shine a spotlight on our clients’ accomplishments, passions and experiences.
Please meet Dr. Charles Carson, M.D., Ph.D. Dr. Carlson was born and raised in Winter Park, Florida. He graduated Hannibal Square Elementary School in Winter Park and Hungerford High School in Eatonville, Florida. He then went on to receive his Bachelor of Arts degree from Savannah State College, where after graduation he taught General and Physical Science for a year. Dr. Carson then enrolled in a five-year program at Howard University, Washington, D.C. and received both a Bachelor and a Master of Science Degrees along with a Doctorate of Philosophy in Zoology. While still in D.C., he taught Science and Biology at The University of the District of Columbia and Lorton State Prison in Virginia.
Dr. Carson went on to achieve his Medical Degree at The University of Medicine and Dentistry in Newark, New Jersey with specializations in Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine. Newark would become home. Here he would establish a successful Pediatrics Practice for over 35 years. Also, during this time Dr. Carson received a Doctorate of Divinity and served as Associate Pastor at Fountain Baptist Church in Summit, NJ.
Upon retiring Dr. Carson returned home to Winter Park. He loves to read his Bible and attend church. When he is not reading his Bible, he loves to take long walks and spend time with family and friends.
Dr. Carson is the proud father of one daughter, Charlynne Carson-Coley, and is a loving Grandfather to Kris Mathis, Jr.
It was our privilege to serve Dr. Carson. To show our appreciation for his trust in us, we have made a donation in his honor to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.