Dr. Evan Atkinson, MD

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Dr. Evan Atkinson, MD
Evan Atkinson is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Tulane University. Dr. Atkinson's training includes Pediatrics, Internal Medicine, and most recently Allergy & Immunology. His clinic at the Tulane Medical Center is on Tuesdays, and he is accepting new patients of all ages. His colleagues at Tulane include Dr. Laurianne Wild, Dr. John Carlson, and Dr. Jane El-Dahr. Dr. Atkinson also helps care for Veterans at the VA Medical Center in New Orleans.

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Dr. Atkinson's Care Philosophy

"A patient's knowledge of their medical condition is critical to its successful management. I emphasize patient education and shared decisions to help design the most effective management on a case-by-case basis. While I strive to apply evidence-based medicine to the care of my patients, I also acknowledges every patient is unique and deserves to be treated as such." - Dr. Atkinson

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Dr. Atkinson's Performance
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  • Answers Questions
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    10 to 15 minutes
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Very positive experience. Takes time to explain.
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Evan Atkinson is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Tulane University.  Dr. Atkinson's training includes Pediatrics, Internal Medicine, and most recently Allergy & Immunology.  His clinic at the Tulane Medical Center is on Tuesdays, and he is accepting new patients of all ages.  His colleagues at Tulane include Dr. Laurianne Wild, Dr. John Carlson, and Dr. Jane El-Dahr.  Dr. Atkinson also helps care for Veterans at the VA Medical Center in New Orleans.

Dr. Atkinson's Care Philosophy

"A patient's knowledge of their medical condition is critical to its successful management.  I emphasize patient education and shared decisions to help design the most effective management on a case-by-case basis.  While I strive to apply evidence-based medicine to the care of my patients, I also acknowledges every patient is unique and deserves to be treated as such." - Dr. Atkinson

Dr. Atkinson says...

"We are experts in the diagnosis and management of conditions ranging from allergic rhinitis to complex immunodeficiency disorders. We acknowledge the rapid pace at which our field of Allergy & Immunology is growing, and we work fervently to stay ahead of the most recent advancements in clinical care.  We owe this to our patients, our students, and our profession." - Dr. Atkinson

CONDITIONS: Allergic Rhinoconjunctivitis, Allergic Bronchopulmonary Mycosis (such as ABPA), Allergic Contact Dermatitis, Allergic Fungal Sinusitis, Angioedema, Aspirin-Exacerbated Respiratory Disease, Asthma & Hypersensitivity Lung Disease, Atopic Dermatitis, Drug Hypersensitivity, Eosinophilic Disease, Food Allergy, Immunodeficiency, Mast Cell Disorders, Urticaria (Hives), Venom Allergy

Dr. Atkinson says...

"Our allergy/immunology faculty practice at Tulane is committed to maintaining a current knowledgebase, and we employ procedures when necessary to help improve diagnostic accuracy and design the most effective treatments for our patients.  We evaluate and treat patients of all ages." - Dr. Atkinson

PROCEDURES: AERD Desensitization, Drug Allergy Testing (including for perioperative anaphylaxis), Food Allergy Oral Challenge Testing, Immunotherapy for Environmental and Insect Venom Allergies, Pulmonary Function Testing, RUSH Immunotherapy (rapid buildup phase)

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  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Allergy & Immunology
  •  Board certified in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
  •  Malpractice claims in Louisiana not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics

Conditions Treated

  • Allergic Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Fungal Sinusitis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Reactions to Insect Stings
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Angioedema
  • Asthma
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Common Variable Immune Deficiency (CVID)
  • Food Allergy
  • Hives
  • Hypogammaglobulinemia
  • Immunodeficiency Syndromes
  • Recurrent Infections

Education

  • Medical School
    Louisiana State University / School Of Medicine In New Orleans

    Graduated in 2010

  • Internship Hospital
    Louisiana State University / School Of Medicine In New Orleans

    Completed in 2011

  • Residency Hospital
    Louisiana State University / School Of Medicine In New Orleans

    Completed in 2014

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Tulane University School Medicine

    Completed in 2016

  • Undergraduate School
    Tulane University Of Louisiana

    Graduated in 1999

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Allergy & Immunology

Procedures Performed

  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Testing
  • Biological Therapy
  • Drug Desensitization Procedure
  • Drug or Food Challenge
  • Immunotherapy
  • Omalizumab Therapy
  • Penicillin Testing
  • Spirometry