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Dr. Nathan Atkinson, MD

Family Medicine*
5.0 (5)
Map Pin Small Santa Cruz, CA
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Overview of Dr. Nathan Atkinson, MD

Dr. Nathan Atkinson, MD is a Family Medicine Specialist in Santa Cruz, CA. Patients rated Dr. Atkinson an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Atkinson works at Practice in Santa Cruz, CA. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Atkinson's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Westside Center
    1301 Mission St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (831) 458-6300
  2. 2
    Santa Cruz Medical Clinic
    2025 Soquel Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95062 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (831) 458-6200

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula
  • Dominican Hospital

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Nail Infection
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures

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Nail Infection
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
Foot Infection
Herpes Zoster Without Complication
Joint Pain
Limb Pain
Muscle Spasm
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vitamin B Deficiency
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Immunization Administration
Wellness Examination
Abdominal Pain
Achilles Tendinitis
Acidosis
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Acne
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Actinic Keratosis
Acute Coronary Syndrome
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Kidney Failure
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
ADHD and-or ADD
Administrative Physical
Alcohol Withdrawal
Alkalosis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Conjunctivitis
Allergic Rhinitis
Anaphylactic Food Allergies
Anaphylaxis
Anemia
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Angina
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Animal Allergies
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anxiety
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Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Asthma
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Atherosclerosis
Athlete's Foot
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Avascular Necrosis
Back Pain
Bacterial Sepsis
Balanitis
Balanoposthitis
Bedsores
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Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bladder Infection
Bleeding Disorders
Bronchitis
Bronchospasm
Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
Bursitis
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Cardiomyopathy
Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Celiac Disease
Cellulitis
Chest Pain
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Chronic Depression (Dysthymia)
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Interstitial Cystitis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Chronic Sinusitis
Confusion
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Constipation
Contact Dermatitis
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Cough
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Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dehydration
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Diarrhea
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Difficulty With Walking
Dizziness
Dysentery
Dyslipidemia
Dysphagia
Ear Ache
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Earwax Buildup
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis
Embolism
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Emphysema
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Enteritis
Epilepsy
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Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
Excessive Menstrual Bleeding
Fever
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Fibromyalgia
Food Allergy
Fungal Nail Infection
Gait Abnormality
Gallstones
Ganglion Cyst
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Genital Herpes
Goiter
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Gout
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Headache
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Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis C
Hernia
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Herpes Simplex Infection
Hip Sprain
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Hypothyroidism
Influenza (Flu)
Ingrown Nail
Insomnia
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Internal Derangement of Knee
Intertrigo
Intestinal Obstruction
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Ischemic Colitis
Itchy Skin
Jock Itch
Leg and Foot Ulcers
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipid Disorders
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Low Back Pain
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Malaise and Fatigue
Malnutrition
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
Menstrual Disorders
Migraine
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Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Mood Disorders (Dysthymia and Cyclothymia)
Muscle Weakness
Nail and Nail Bed Infection
Nausea
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Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Nosebleed
Obesity
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Opioid Withdrawal
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Outer Ear Infection
Overweight
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Pancreatitis
Partial Lung Collapse
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Pediatric Obesity
Pediatric Overweight
Perimenopause
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pharyngitis
Phimosis
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Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Pneumonia
Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polyneuropathy
Polyuria
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Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Radiculopathy
Rash
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Raynaud's Disease
Respiratory Failure
Ringworm
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Rosacea
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Rotator Cuff Tear
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Seborrheic Dermatitis
Secondary Hypertension
Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
Seizure Disorders
Sepsis
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Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Shortness of Breath
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Sick Sinus Syndrome
Sinus Bradycardia
Sinus Tachycardia
Sinusitis
Skin Ulcer
Sleep Apnea
Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Strep Throat
Stye
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Subdural Hemorrhage
Supraventricular Tachycardia
Swine Flu
Symptomatic Menopause
Tension Headache
Third Degree Heart Block
Thrush
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Thyroid Goiter
Thyrotoxicosis Factitia
Tinnitus
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Tobacco Use Disorder
Tremor
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Tricuspid Valve Disease
Venous Insufficiency
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
Vertigo
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Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Vitamin D Deficiency
Warts
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Wheezing
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Yeast Infections
ACTH (Cosyntropin) Stimulation Test
Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
Arrhythmia Screening
Bacteriuria Screening
Blood Allergy Testing
Bone Density Scan
Breast Cancer Screening
Cancer Screening
Cardiac Ultrasound
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Chest Pain Evaluation
Chlamydia Infection Screening
Cholesterol Screening
Dementia Evaluation
Dementia or Depression Screening
Detoxification Evaluation
Diabetes Screening
Diabetic Evaluation
Dipstick Urinalysis
Disability Evaluation
Drug Allergy Testing
Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) Scan
Dyslexia Assessment
Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
Fetal Cardiac Screening
Genetic Screening for Breast Cancer
Geriatric Assessment
Gonorrhea Screening
Health Screening
HeartAware Online Risk Screening
Hepatitis A Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Herpes Simplex Screening
HIV Screening
Home Sleep Study
Impairment Rating Evaluation
Independent Educational Evaluation
Joint Fluid Test
Lyme Disease Evaluation
Mammography
McMurray's Test
Melanoma Screening
Memory Evaluation
Menopause Evaluation and Treatment
Mole Evaluation
Oral Glucose Tolerance Test
Osteoporosis Screening
Ovarian Cancer Screening
Pap Smear
Patch Testing
Pre-Operative Evaluation
Pregnancy Test
Prostate Cancer Screening
Prostate Cancer Screening Exam (DRE)
Psychiatric Evaluation
Psychiatric Evaluation - Child and Adolescent
Psychological Evaluation
Psychological Evaluations Prior to Bariatric Surgery
Rapid Flu Test
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
Skin Screenings
Skin Testing and Screening
Spinal and Postural Screening
STD Screening
Strep Test
Syphilis Screening
Thyroid Screening
Trichomoniasis Screening
Tuberculosis Screening
Urine Pregnancy Test
Vaccination
Vaginosis Screening
VAP Lipid Testing
Wheelchair Evaluation
Worker's Compensation Evaluations
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    Specialties*
    • Family Medicine

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    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1114038064
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    Board Certifications
    • Family Practice
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