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Dr. Marie Atkinson Is this you?

Specialties

Dr. Marie Atkinson has the following 2 specialties

  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Psychiatry

    A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.
    He or she can not only provide the counseling necessary to both diagnose and treat a patient, but can also prescribe medication when needed. In some cases, a psychiatrist will only provide the medication and the counseling will be provided by another healthcare specialist, like a certified counselor or psychologist.
    Like other doctors, psychiatrists employ diagnostic tools like CT scans and MRI in order to observe the structure and function of a patient's brain.
    Once a diagnosis is made, these specialists may use behavior or cognitive therapy in order to address the patient's condition, or a multitude of other types of therapy, in conjunction with or in place of medication.

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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Regional Top Doctors

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  • Expertise

    12 Expertise

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Closed Head Injuries
  • Electromyography
  • Epilepsy
  • Headache
  • Migraine Disorder
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Status Epilepticus
  • Stroke
  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Atkinson is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • DMC Detroit Receiving Hospital - University Health Center

    4201 Saint Antoine St
    Detroit, MI 48201

  • Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute
  • John D Dingell Va Medical Center
  • St. Joseph's Hospital of Chewelah

    500 E Webster Ave
    Chewelah, WA 99109

  • John D. Dingell Veterans Affairs Medical Center

    4646 John R St
    Detroit, MI 48201

  • Detroit Receiving
  • Detroit Receiving - UHC
  • Detroit Receiving Hospital
  • Sacred Heart Medical Center

    101 W 8th Ave
    Spokane, WA 99204

  • Hutzel Hospital
  • Hutzel Women's Hospital

    3980 John R St
    Detroit, MI 48201

  • Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan

    261 Mack Ave
    Detroit, MI 48201

  • Mount Carmel Hospital

    982 E Columbia Ave
    Colville, WA 99114

  • HARPER UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL & HUTZEL WOMEN'S HOSPIT
  • Harper University Hospital

    3990 John R St
    Detroit, MI 48201

  • Rehabilitation
  • Karmanos Cancer Center

    4100 John R St
    Detroit, MI 48201

  • Harper Hospital
  • Education

    15 Years Experience

  • Wayne State University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 2002

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