Dr. J Robert Flamini, MD

Dr. J Robert Flamini, MD

Pediatric Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
Dr. J Robert Flamini, MD is a pediatric neurology specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University of The Valley / Division of Health Science in 1982 and specializes in pediatric neurology, neurology, and more.Read his story

5887 Glenridge Dr Ste 140

Atlanta, GA 30328

Contact Information

(678) 705-7341

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • MultiPlan
  • NovaNet
  • 4 More

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Brain Disorders
more than 33% of peers
more than 13% of peers

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Dr. Flamini's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Flamini "Dr. Robert Flamini completed his Medical Degree and Pediatric Residency at the Universidad del Valle in Cali, Colombia. He then completed a Visiting Fellowship in Pediatric Neurology at Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School in Boston, followed by a residency in Neurology at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee, where he stayed for a Pediatric Neurology fellowship. He subsequently completed two additional years of pediatric residency at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center in Worcester, where he was chief resident in his final year. Dr Flamini then moved to the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Epilepsy Branch, where he did additional training in Neurophysiology and Clinical and Surgical Epilepsy. Dr. Flamini is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology with special qualifications in Child Neurology. He is also certified by the American Board of Pediatrics. He is a member of the American Academy of Neurology and is a Fellow of the American Epilepsy Society. Dr. Flamini has practiced in the Atlanta area since 1995. He previously served as the Medical Director of the Children's Epilepsy Center at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta. Dr. Flamini was also the Medical Director of the Tuberous Sclerosis Clinic, the only one of its kind in the State of Georgia. Dr. Flamini continues to practice Child Neurology with special interest and skills in the medical and surgical treatment of epilepsy and seizure disorders. He has been involved in numerous clinical trials evaluating and advancing the treatment of epilepsy and other pediatric neurological disorders. He served on the Board of the Epilepsy Foundation of Georgia for several years, and the Board of Directors of the Brain Tumor Foundation for Children."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Flamini "Integral approach to patient centered care. Individual attention and attention to patient and family needs for the management of the medical condition affecting the child."

9  Specialties

  • Pediatric Neurology
  • Adolescent Neurology
  • EEG-EMG Technology
  • Electroencephalography (EEG)
  • Epilepsy
  • Epilepsy & Neurophysiology
  • Headache Medicine
  • Neurology
  • Pediatric Seizure Disorders

2  Board Certifications

  • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

26  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ataxia
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Concussion
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Migraine
  • Movement Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Pediatric Epilepsy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Syncope
  • Tic Disorders
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vertigo

3  Procedures

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.


  • University of Valle, Cali
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1978
  • University of The Valley / Division of Health Science
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • University of Valle, Cali
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University of Massachusetts / Worcester Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Epilepsy and Neurophysiology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Pediatric Neurology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Flamini has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Flamini's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Flamini to family and friends
13 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

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Dr. Flamini's Performance

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  • Answers questions

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  • Office environment

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  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

He was quick to give a diagnosis of seizures and has no bedside manner. He did not take the time to listen to our concerns. We would never go back to him or his office.
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Repeatedly misdiagnosed by his nurse Kathy Teta and not allowed to book an appointment to confer with him directly. We now have the right medication for the right migraine with another Dr. If you child is in dire pain they may take 4-5 hours to call you back. Receptionist hung up on me once and...more
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