Dr. Colby Atkins, MD

Dr. Colby Atkins, MD

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Age 59
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Dr. Colby Atkins, MD is a general surgery specialist in Lexington, KY and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Baylor Coll Of Med in 1984 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

1401 Harrodsburg Rd Ste C100

Lexington, KY 40504

Contact Information

(859) 278-4960

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

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No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Experience Check

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Dr. Atkins' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Atkins performs Arteriovenous Shunt Creation more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Atkins performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Vascular Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Atkins performs Vascular Surgical Procedure more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Atkins performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Dialysis Access Procedures
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Atkins performs Dialysis Access Procedures more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Atkins performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Atkins' conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Congenital Heart Defects
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Bypass
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Port Placements or Replacements
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Secondary Hypertension
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Colby Atkins, MD is a general surgery specialist in Lexington, KY and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Baylor Coll Of Med in 1984 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

  • 1996
    Georgia Baptist Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    1996
  • 1995
    Bapt Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1995
  • 1991
    University Ala Hosps
    Fellowship Hospital
    1991
  • 1990
    University Ala Hosps
    Residency Hospital
    1990
  • 1986
    University Ala Hosps
    Internship Hospital
    1986
  • 1984
    Baylor Coll Of Med
    Medical School
    1984

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Dr. Atkins' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Atkins

2.4

Based on 9 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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(5)

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His office is incompetent! We were told to be at hospital for a procedure and 2 hours after scheduled time we are still sitting here. They forgot to send over the order!
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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Saint Joseph East

Lexington, KY

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