Dr. Charles Whitfield, MD

Dr. Charles Whitfield, MD

Addiction Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 79
Dr. Charles Whitfield, MD is an addiction medicine specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 49 years. He graduated from U Nc At Chapel Hill and specializes in addiction medicine, trauma medicine, and more.

3462 Hallcrest Dr NE

Atlanta, GA 30319

Contact Information

(404) 843-3585

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Dr. Whitfield's Experience

Dr. Whitfield's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • 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

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Whitfield "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."

4  Specialties

  • Addiction Medicine
  • Adult Psychology
  • Psychology
  • Trauma Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

1  Conditions Treated

4  Procedures

  • 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.


  • U Nc At Chapel Hill
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • U Nc At Chapel Hill
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Alabama
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1966
  • U Ala Birmingham/Univ Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1966
  • Internal Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1969
  • U Ala Birmingham/Univ Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Addiction Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • U Ala Birmingham/Univ Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Whitfield has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Whitfield's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Whitfield to family and friends
4 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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  • 1

Dr. Whitfield's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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