Browse Health
Internist, Hematology Specialist, Oncology Specialist (cancer)
32 years of experience

Video profile
License & Identifications

A medical license is required for a doctor to practice medicine in a particular state. Requirements vary by state but most require, at a minimum, post-graduate training in the doctor’s specific specialty. An NPI number is a national identifier unique to an individual health care provider and is managed by the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

Learn more about Dr. Ruth Atkinson:

View the full profile to get information on:

  1. Qualifications
  2. What's important to you

View full profile

Patient Reviews

Have you visited Dr. Atkinson? Share your experience.
Write a Review

Specialties & Research

Dr. Ruth Atkinson, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology.

  • She has special expertise in 15 areas:
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Anemia
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Chronic B-Cell Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia
  • Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis
  • Hepatitis C
  • Leukemia
  • Lymphoma
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Multiple Myeloma (Cancer of Plasma Cells)
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Atkinson graduated from Louisiana State University at Shreveport.


Dr. Atkinson has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Brookwood Medical Center 
  • St Vincent's Birmingham Hospital 
  • St Vincents East 


  • Spanish

> > > > Dr. Ruth Atkinson, MD

Similar doctors nearby

Dr. James Sosnowchik

Internal Medicine
34 years experience
Birmingham, AL

Dr. Lisa Larson

Internal Medicine
29 years experience
Birmingham, AL

Dr. Gary Boyd

Internal Medicine
25 years experience
Birmingham, AL

Dr. Harold Wilson

Internal Medicine
26 years experience
Birmingham, AL

Dr. Luz Burgos Fuster

Internal Medicine
12 years experience
Birmingham, AL

Dr. Dianne Barnard

Internal Medicine
30 years experience
Birmingham, AL
Search All Similar Doctors
Additional Information
Dr. Ruth C Atkinson MD is a female Internist, has 32 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology.
Where does Dr. Ruth C. Atkinson practice?
Dr. Ruth Atkinson has 1 office location.
Dr. Ruth Atkinson practices Internal Medicine, Hematology, and Medical Oncology near Birmingham, AL.
See Birmingham Internists, Birmingham Hematologists, and Birmingham Oncologists.