Dr. Kathleen Nixon, MD

NeuroradiologyFemaleAge 59

Dr. Nixon
Accepting new patients

Northside Hospital

1000 Johnson Ferry Rd Atlanta, GA 30342

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(678) 475-6595

Dr. Kathleen Nixon, MD is a Neuroradiology Specialist in Atlanta, GA and has over 33 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Emory University School of Medicine medical school in 1988. She is affiliated with Northside Hospital. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Nixon to book an appointment.

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No malpractice claims found for Georgia
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Dr. Nixon's conditions and procedures:

  • Pituitary Tumor

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I am basing this on an MRI radiology report that was very brief- no mention of arthritis or degenerative disc or bulging discs- no mention of facet arthropathy, all that I know are present, This is a lazy report and I will not use Northside again
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Atlanta, GA – Nov 16, 2017

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Dr. Kathleen Nixon, MD is a Neuroradiology Specialist in Atlanta, GA and has over 33 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Emory...Read more


  • Neuroradiology

Board Certifications


Emory University
Fellowship Hospital
Emory University
Residency Hospital
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Internship Hospital
Emory University School of Medicine
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Dr. Nixon frequently treats Pituitary Tumor. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Nixon treats.

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Dr. Nixon's office is located at 1000 Johnson Ferry Rd, Atlanta, GA 30342. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Northside Hospital1000 Johnson Ferry Rd Atlanta, GA 30342
5775 Glenridge Dr Ste B360 Atlanta, GA 30328

Affiliated Hospitals

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Northside Hospital

Atlanta, GA

81% Patient Experience Rating, 12% higher than the national average

8 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)