Dr. Charles L. Whitfield, MD

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Dr. Charles L. Whitfield, MD

Addiction Medicine | Male

CHARLES L WHITFIELD, MD 3462 Hallcrest Dr NE, Atlanta, GA 30319 Get Directions
(404) 843-3585

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      Specialties

      • Addiction Medicine
      • Adult Psychology
      • Psychology
      • Trauma Medicine

      Board Certifications

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      • Hematology
      • Internal Medicine

      Conditions Treated

      • Psychiatric Diseases

      Procedures Performed

      • Drug Treatment
      • Group Psychotherapy
      • Psychological Testing
      • Psychotherapy Services

      Background Check

      • 0
        Malpractice Claims

        No malpractice history found for Georgia.

      • 0
        Sanctions

        No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

      • 0
        Board Actions

        No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

      Education

      • Medical School
        University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill

        Graduated in 1965

      • Internship Hospital
        Alabama

        Completed in 1966

      • Residency Hospital
        Internal Medicine

        Completed in 1969

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Addiction Medicine

        Completed in 1982

      • Undergraduate School
        Unc-Ch

        Graduated in 1960

      Awards & Recognition

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        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Addiction Medicine
      • Board certified in Hematology and Internal Medicine
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Whitfield's Care Philosophy

      Since 1995 he has been voted by his peers as being one of the best doctors in America. For over twenty-three years he has taught at Rutgers University's Institute on Alcohol and Drug Studies. He has been a consultant and research collaborator at the CDC for since 1998. He has a private practice in Atlanta, Ga, where he provides individual and group therapy for trauma survivors and people with addictions and other problems in living.