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Internist, Nuclear Medicine, Otolaryngologist
44 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
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Specialties & Research

Dr. James Atkins, MD is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease.

  • He has special expertise in 10 areas:
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Bradycardia
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Chest Pain (Angina)
  • Cholesterol Management
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Block
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Unstable Angina

Education & Awards

Dr. Atkins graduated from The University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas. He has 7 awards.

Awards  
Citation of International Service (1984)
American Heart Association, Texas Affiliate
Paul V. Ledbetter, M.D. Professional Volunteer of the Year (1982)
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Bridges to Excellence Recognition
Cardiac Care Recognition (2014 - 2016)
Level III
Physician Office Systems Recognition (2014 - 2016)
Level II
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: Texas™ (2009)

Affiliations

Dr. Atkins has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • UT Southwestern University Hospital - Zale Lipshy 
  • Parkland Health & Hospital System 

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Additional Information
Dr. James Michael Atkins MD is a male Internist, has 44 years of experience and practices in Cardiovascular Disease.
Where does Dr. James M. Atkins practice?
Dr. James Atkins has 2 office locations.
Dr. James Atkins practices Cardiovascular Disease near Dallas, TX.
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