Dr. Dean Attaway, MD

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Family Medicine | Male

Killian Hill Primary Care 4120 Five Forks Trickum Rd SW Ste 104 Lilburn, GA 30047 Get Directions
Dr. Dean Attaway, MD
Dr. Dean Attaway, MD is a family medicine doctor who practices in Lilburn, GA. He is 64 years old and has been practicing for 38 years. Dr. Attaway is affiliated with Dekalb Medical Center at Hillandale and Dekalb Medical.

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Dr. Attaway's Care Philosophy

Dr. Dean Attaway is board certified in family medicine & enjoys treating patients of all ages, with special interest in diabetic screening and preventive care.

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Dr. Attaway's Reviews

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4.4
based on 14 total reviews (5 with comments)
Dr. Attaway's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (5)
in Lilburn |
listens to what I have to say and truly seems to care how I feel!
Lilburn, GA |
Dr. Attaway has helped me tremendously, whether I appreciated it at the time or not. This is the doctor you want to stay with. Listens, works WITH the patient to come up with a solution, and he hasn't failed once as my doctor for over three years now.
Bristol, TN |
Dr. Attaway has been my doctor for over 10 years. He is very supportive, takes times to listen, and is very knowledgeable. Even though I have moved away from area, I continue to see him as my primary doctor. He is ALWAYS available to talk if I have concerns! WONDERFUL doctor!
in Snellville, GA |
I've been seeing Dr Attaway since he moved to Killian Hill. He's friendly, he LISTENS, and he never rushes you out the door. Sure, I'd like to be able to call and get an appointment RIGHT THEN, but that doesn't happen with any doctor, especially good ones.
in Lilburn, GA |
Constantly late on refilling prescriptions- even before weekends and at times when I have called the office multiple times a day for severa days, he and his staff have written my dad'a prescriptions multiple days late every time for three months. We have not heard so much as a gracious word from him since my mother died in July, or an apology for putting my dad through withdrawals during her funeral. The pharmacists at Rite Aid have also noted how late they are and now know me by name.
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Dr. Attaway's Care Philosophy

Dr. Dean Attaway is board certified in family medicine & enjoys treating patients of all ages, with special interest in diabetic screening and preventive care.

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

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Family Medicine
  •  Board certified in Family Practice
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  Board actions found

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    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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    Sanctions

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  • 1
    Board Action

    Dr. Attaway has 1 board action

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    What are board actions
    • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence (11/7/2013)
    • Action Taken: Agreed Order with Terms and Conditions
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: Georgia
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Board Certifications

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  • Family Practice

Conditions Treated

  • Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Emphysema
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypertension
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Injuries
  • Menopause
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pneumonia

Education

  • Medical School
    Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1979

  • Internship Hospital
    Med College Georgia Hospital and Clinics

    Completed in 1980

  • Residency Hospital
    Med College Georgia Hospital and Clinics

    Completed in 1982

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Professional Affiliations

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Specialties

  • Family Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Mole Removal
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal