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Dr. James Atkinson, MD

General Surgery*
3.5 (8)
Map Pin Small Henderson, NV
Accepting new patients
29 years of experience

Overview of Dr. James Atkinson, MD

Dr. James Atkinson, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Henderson, NV. They specialize in General Surgery, has 29 years of experience. They graduated from University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine. Dr. Atkinson, completed a residency at University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine. Patients rated Dr. Atkinson an average 3.5 star rating.

Dr. Atkinson works at Surgical Weight Control Center in Henderson, NV. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Atkinson's Office Locations

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    Surgical Weight Control Center
    2850 W Horizon Ridge Pkwy Ste 100, Henderson, NV 89052 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (702) 313-8446
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 17:00

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    About Dr. James Atkinson, MD

    Specialties*
    • General Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 29 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    • 1629160627
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine
    Residency
    Internship
    • Umc Hospital
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    • University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine
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    Dr. Atkinson works at Surgical Weight Control Center in Henderson, NV. View the full address on Dr. Atkinson’s profile.

    8 patients have reviewed Dr. Atkinson. The overall rating for this provider is 3.5. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Atkinson.

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