Dr. James Atcheson, MD

Dr. James Atcheson, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
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Age 79
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Dr. James Atcheson, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Reno, NV and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from University Of Utah School Of Medicine in 1966 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and endocrinology & metabolism.

10085 Double R Blvd Ste 310

Reno, NV 89521

Contact Information

(775) 982-5000

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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No malpractice claims found for Nevada
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Atcheson's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Thyroid Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Atcheson treats Thyroid Disease more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Atcheson treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Hypothyroidism
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Atcheson treats Hypothyroidism more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Atcheson treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Hypopituitarism
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Atcheson treats Hypopituitarism more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Atcheson treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Atcheson's conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Incidentaloma
Adrenal Insufficiency
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Craniopharyngioma
Cushing's Syndrome
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Insipidus
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Female Infertility
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Growth Hormone Deficiency
Gynecomastia
Hashimoto's Disease
Hypercalcemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypopituitarism
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Retina Diseases
Symptomatic Menopause
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroiditis
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. James Atcheson, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Reno, NV and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from University Of Utah School Of Medicine in 1966 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and endocrinology & metabolism.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Endocrinology & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 1972
    University Utah Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1972
  • 1970
    University Utah Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1970
  • 1969
    Barnes Jewish Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1969
  • 1968
    St Louis City Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1968
  • 1967
    St Louis City Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1967
  • 1966
    University Of Utah School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1966

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2 Stars
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The best endocrinologist I have ever been to and I have been to quiet few. I wish my other doctors were like Doctor Atcheson. He is one of those doctors you feels safe to have around. He will inform you about your results and how to proceed. He will check up on you. I am so glad I was referred to...Read More
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I've struggled with Hypothyroidism and Hashimotos for about 10 years, Dr. Atcheson is the first doctor with whom I treated that actually listened to me and considered how a feel rather than making decisions solely on blood work. It's so nice to feel close to normal. I thank Dr. Atcheson for that.
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