About Dr. Stephen R Atkins

Dr. Stephen R Atkins, MD is a Doctor primarily located in New Haven, CT. He has 43 years of experience. His specialties include Psychiatry and Neurology. Dr. Atkins is affiliated with Yale-New Haven Hospital and Yale New Haven Hospital St Raphael Campus. He speaks English.

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Primary Address

STEPHEN ROBERT ATKINS MD

251 Edwards St Ste 1
New Haven, CT 06511
(203) 782-0044

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Specialties

Dr. Stephen R Atkins has the following 2 specialties

  • Psychiatry

    A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.<br>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.

  • 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.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Stephen R Atkins has the following 14 expertise

  • Mental Illness
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Personality Disorder
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Depression
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Clinical Depression
  • Mood Disorders
  • Insomnia

Board Certifications

Dr. Stephen R Atkins is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    43 Years Experience

  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1975

  • Yale University School Of Medicine

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Stephen R Atkins accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Harvard Pilgrim
    • Harvard Pilgrim ChoiceNet HMO
    • Harvard Pilgrim ElevateHealth HMO
    • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
    • Harvard Pilgrim PPO
  • Healthy Connecticut
    • HealthyCT

Locations & Directions

STEPHEN ROBERT ATKINS MD, 251 Edwards St Ste 1, New Haven, CT
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