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Dr. Robert G Atkind has the following 1 specialty
- Internal Medicine
An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.
Dr. Robert G Atkind has the following 6 expertise
- Weight Loss
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I like Dr. Atkind overall. He really listens and seems to have less ego than many doctors I've encountered. He answers lots of questions without getting impatient. I do get the sense that he's on my side and trying to remove obstacles. I'm not particularly impressed with the way he deals with patients AFTER they leave his office, however. I needed a prescription filled and I called several times over six weeks to see why it wasn't happening. At one point a member of his staff was quite rude. I ended up making an appointment just so I could find out why the medicine I had requested wasn't available. Seemed very inefficient to me.
Dr. Atkind is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
45 Years Experience
Albert Einstein College Of Medicine
Graduated in 1973
Boston University Medical Center
Dr. Robert G Atkind accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
- BCBS MA HMO Blue with Managed Care Behavioral Health
- BCBS MA Preferred Blue PPO
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA LocalPlus
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- First Health PPO
- Harvard Pilgrim ChoiceNet HMO
- Harvard Pilgrim HMO
- Harvard Pilgrim PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
Tufts Health Plan
- Tufts PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
Locations & DirectionsATRIUS HEALTH CAMBRIDGE HARVARD VANGUARD, 1611 Cambridge St, Cambridge, MA
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