We now have primary care appointments available.

We are now accepting assignment for Medicare.

Discount test options available for women without insurance.

Wise Women is inspired by Dr. Carlson's patients, the thousands of mature women who have come from throughout the Jacksonville area, the rest of the country, and across the globe. 

Welcome to Wise Women!

Gentle Gynecology for Mature Women

Women choose Wise Women for Many Reasons:

Do you want a doctor with some life experience?

Are you looking for a more serene environment?

Are you having trouble reaching your doctor?

Do you have a high deductible or no insurance?


At Wise Women,

  • There are no annual or monthly concierge fees.

  • We have convenient parking right outside our door.

  • We see women of all ages but are also especially in tune to women going through menopause or past menopause.  

  • We do not provide obstetrical care, so Dr. Carlson will never be called out of the office and will be available for your appointment.

  • You'll be able to see Dr. Carlson every year.

  • You'll be able to discuss your questions and concerns. 

  • We've replaced paper gowns and bright lights with robes, slippers, and a calmer environment. 

  • We'll weigh you and take your vital signs privately after you have changed into your robe. 

  • We have low-rise exam tables and instrument warmers to make your exam more comfortable.

  • If you have an urgent issue after hours, you'll be able to secure-text or call Dr. Carlson directly. 

  • Our prices are listed in our Menu of Services. Do you have high deductibles and copays?  You will never be surprised about the cost of your care at Wise Women. 

 Located in the Town Plaza Offices at Nocatee.

Located in the Town Plaza Offices at Nocatee.


We hear you.

Wise Women was established to provide women with a physician who understands their concerns, values their wisdom and insight, and will help them maintain their gynecologic and sexual health as time goes on.  

Our goal is to provide gentle, evidence-based gynecologic care in a serene setting.


Monday through Friday

8:30 am to 4:30 pm



Discover the gynecology care you've been looking for.


We are now taking accepting assignment for Medicare.  Medicare Patients please see our page For Women with Medicare regarding your coverage

Please note:  All women are welcome at Wise Women regardless of insurance.  If we are out of network with your insurance, you will receive a detailed coded statement to submit to your insurance company for reimbursement  (Please check with your insurance company regarding out of network reimbursement rates).  Please note that even if we are out of network, your insurance can be used to pay for tests that are performed or ordered, such as pap or mammogram  

Cash, checks, and all major credit cards are accepted for copays, coinsurance, or visits within your deductible.  For detailed information on out of network services and fees, please see our Menu of Services.  Please see our Frequently Asked Questions for details on going Out of Network.