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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male

2293 Sugar Hill Rd Ste D
Marion, NC 28752
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  • Family Medicine

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Carolinas Medical Center
1000 Blythe Boulevard
Charlotte, NC 28203
Carolinos Heath care system Blueridge - Morganton
2201 South Sterling Street
Morganton, NC 28655

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Mcdowell Medical Associates
Marion Office
2293 Sugar Hill Rd Ste D
Marion, NC 28752
Mcdowell Medical Associates
Mcdowell Medical Associates
5920 US Highway 70 E
Nebo, NC 28761
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    Dr. Atkinson Sr.'s Experience

    Specialties

    • Family Medicine
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Wake Forest University
    Graduated in 1977

    Residency Hospital

    Mountain Area Health Ed Center
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Atkinson Sr. & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Atkinson Sr.'s Hospital Quality

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    • Carolinas Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.9
    • 7 Star Ratings
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    4.9 out of 5

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    4.9 out of 5

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    Dr. Atkinson Sr.'s Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.4 out of 5

    7 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.9 out of 5

    7 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    7 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Atkinson Sr.

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.9 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    7 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Mcdowell Medical Associates
    Marion Office
    2293 Sugar Hill Rd Ste D
    Marion, NC 28752
    (828) 652-8727 (Office)
    (828) 652-4642 (Fax)
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    Mcdowell Medical Associates
    5920 US Highway 70 E
    Nebo, NC 28761
    (828) 659-9703 (Office)
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