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Dr. James Michael Atkins MD is a male Internist, has 43 years of experience and practices in Cardiovascular Disease.
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Dr. James Atkins has 4 office locations.
Northwest Dallas
5939 Harry Hines Blvd
Ste 935
Dallas, TX 75235

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License & Identifications

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Specialties & Research

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

  • He has special expertise in 9 areas:
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Bradycardia
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Chest Pain (Angina)
  • Cholesterol Management
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Block
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • Unstable Angina

Education & Awards

Dr. Atkins graduated from The University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas. He has 7 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 (2013 - 2015)
Level III
Physician Office Systems Recognition (2013 - 2015)
Level II
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: Texas™ (2009)


Dr. Atkins has 9 hospital affiliations:

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

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Atkins accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas - 2 plans
  • Scott and White Health Plan - 2 plans
  • Aetna - 3 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Humana - 12 plans
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan
  • Cigna - 7 plans

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. James M. Atkins practice?
Dr. James Atkins practices Cardiovascular Disease near Dallas, TX.
Additional practice locations include: Boerne, TX.
See Dallas Cardiologists.