Born and raised in Winston-Salem, NC, Dr. Carlton received an undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, and his medical degree at Bowman Gray School of Medicine at Wake Forest University. He completed his internship and residency at East Carolina University. His professional interests include: affective disorders, psychopharmacology medication management, anxiety disorders, medical hypnotherapy, and long-term dynamic psychotherapy. Board certified in psychiatry and neurology, Dr. Carlton is a member of the Forsyth County Medical Society. Dr. Carlton is in private practice with Winston Clinical Associates in Winston-Salem, NC.