Dr. John Atkinson, MD

RheumatologyMaleAge 79

Rheumatology

Dr. John Atkinson, MD is a Rheumatology Specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has over 53 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Kansas / School of Medicine in 1969. He is affiliated with Barnes Jewish Hospital.

Dr. John Atkinson, MD

Washington University Rheumatology

4921 Parkview Pl Ste G Fl 6 Saint Louis, MO 63110

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Dr. Atkinson's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Musculoskeletal Function Test
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Atkinson performs Musculoskeletal Function Test more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Atkinson performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Bone Density Scan
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Dr. Atkinson performs Bone Density Scan more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Atkinson performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Atkinson performs Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Atkinson performs this procedure more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Atkinson's conditions and procedures:

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Dual-Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) Scan
  • Gout
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Fluid Test
  • Joint Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Musculoskeletal Function Test
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spondylitis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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(314) 286-2635

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Dr. Atkinson's Reviews

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About Me

Biography

Dr. John Atkinson, MD is a Rheumatology Specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has over 53 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University...Read more

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

1976
Wash U
Fellowship Hospital
1972
National Institutes Of Health Clinical Center
Residency Hospital
1971
Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency Hospital
1970
Massachusetts General Hospital
Internship Hospital
1969
University of Kansas / School of Medicine
Medical School
,

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What are Dr. John Atkinson, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Atkinson frequently treats Musculoskeletal Function Test, Bone Density Scan, and Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Atkinson treats.

Where is Dr. John Atkinson, MD's office located?

Dr. Atkinson's office is located at 4921 Parkview Pl Ste G Fl 6, Saint Louis, MO 63110. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

Washington University Rheumatology4921 Parkview Pl Ste G Fl 6 Saint Louis, MO 63110
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Atkinson is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Barnes Jewish Hospital

Saint Louis, MO

79% Patients that would definitely recommend, 9% higher than the national average

11 Awards Received