Dr. Leroy Scott Atkins, MD

Orthopedic SurgeryMaleAge 57

Dr. Atkins
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University Orthopedic Clinic

305 PAUL W BRYANT DR E Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

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Dr. Leroy Scott Atkins, MD is a Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Tuscaloosa, AL. Dr. Atkins has more experience with Knee & Lower Limb Surgery, Shoulder & Upper Arm Surgery, and Hip & Pelvic Surgery than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with DCH Regional Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Atkins to book an appointment.

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    Dr Atkins is very professional and helpful. Especially explaining things to you. I suggest him to ALL my friends
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    "Down to earth" manner makes you feel at ease. Has done 2 total knee replacements on me within a year and both have been successful. Highly recommend Dr. Atkins.
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    Dr. Leroy Scott Atkins, MD is a Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Tuscaloosa, AL. Dr. Atkins has more experience with Knee & Lower Limb Surgery, Shoulder...Read more

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    Education

    University Of So Al Hosps
    Residency Hospital
    University of Birmingham
    Medical School

    Awards

    Frequently Asked Questions

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    What are Dr. Leroy Scott Atkins, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Atkins frequently treats Knee & Lower Limb Surgery, Shoulder & Upper Arm Surgery, and Hip & Pelvic Surgery. See all practice areas where Dr. Atkins specializes.

    Where is Dr. Leroy Scott Atkins, MD's office located?

    Dr. Atkins' office is located at 305 PAUL W BRYANT DR E, Tuscaloosa, AL 35401. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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    Frequently Treated by Dr. Atkins

    Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Atkins treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Atkins treats other conditions, please contact the office at (205) 345-0192.

    Knee & Lower Limb Surgery

    Knee and lower limb surgeons perform procedures such as total knee replacement, partial knee replacement, and tendor repair, to treat conditions including arthritis, ligament tears, or bone fractures.Compare with other Knee & Lower Limb Surgery specialists.

    Dr. Atkins is experienced in the area of Knee & Lower Limb Surgery. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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    Osteoarthritis of Knee
    Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    Knee Sprain
    Runner's Knee
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    High
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    Very High
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    Shoulder & Upper Arm Surgery

    Shoulder and upper arm conditions include arthritis, bursitis, rotator cuff injuries, and dislocations, with treatment options such as surgery or physical therapy.Compare with other Shoulder & Upper Arm Surgery specialists.

    Dr. Atkins is experienced in the area of Shoulder & Upper Arm Surgery. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

    Based on claims data for 22 conditions and procedures

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    Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    Rotator Cuff Tear
    Rotator Cuff Surgery
    Shoulder Arthroscopy
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    High
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    Very High
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    Hip & Pelvic Surgery

    Hip surgery includes arthroscopy, fracture repair, resurfacing, and replacment to treat conditions affecting the hip, such as arthritis, dysplasia, and injuries.Compare with other Hip & Pelvic Surgery specialists.

    Dr. Atkins is experienced in the area of Hip & Pelvic Surgery. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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    Osteoarthritis of Hip
    Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    Hip Fracture
    Unicompartmental Hip Surgery
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    High
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    Very High
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    Hand & Wrist Surgery

    Hand and wrist conditions including arthritis, carpal tunnel syndrome, Dupuytren's contracture, and fractures or sprains, with treatment options such as surgery or physical therapy.Compare with other Hand & Wrist Surgery specialists.

    Dr. Atkins is experienced in the area of Hand & Wrist Surgery. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

    Based on claims data for 24 conditions and procedures

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    Ganglion Cyst
    Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
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    High
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    Dr. Atkins' conditions and procedures:

    • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
    • ACL Surgery
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
    • Ankle Fracture
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Ankle Sprains and Strains
    • Ankylosing Spondylitis
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
    • Arthritis of the Elbow
    • Ataxia
    • Avascular Necrosis
    • Back Pain
    • Baker’s Cyst
    • Broken Arm
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Injection
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chondrocalcinosis
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Clavicle Fracture
    • Coccygeal Pain
    • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Difficulty With Walking
    • Dupuytren's Contracture
    • Elbow Bursitis
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Excision of Femur or Knee
    • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
    • Femur Fracture
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
    • Foot Fracture
    • Foot Sprain
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Ganglion Cyst
    • Glenoid Labrum Tear
    • Gout
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hand Fracture
    • Herniated Disc
    • Hip Fracture
    • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Hip Pointer Injuries
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Replacement With Robotic Assistance
    • Humerus Fracture
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Joint Drainage
    • Joint Pain
    • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Dislocation
    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement Revision
    • Knee Sprain
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Limb Pain
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
    • Meniscus Surgery
    • Musculoskeletal Function Test
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Neuroplasty
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • 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
    • Osteochondritis Dissecans
    • Osteopenia
    • Partial Knee Replacement
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Pelvic Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Block
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
    • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Runner's Knee
    • Sacrum Disorders
    • Scapular Fracture
    • Scoliosis
    • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
    • Shoulder Arthroscopy
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Shoulder Replacement
    • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Steroid Injection
    • Synovial Biopsy
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
    • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
    • Total Hip Replacement
    • Total Knee Arthroplasty With Robotic Assistance
    • Trigger Finger
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Unicompartmental Hip Surgery
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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    (205) 345-0192

    Dr. Atkins accepts the following insurance:

    Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
    Anthem
    National (BlueCard) PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    HealthyBlue 2.0
    HealthyBlue Advantage
    Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
    Humana
    Choice Care PPO

    Locations

    University Orthopedic Clinic

    University Orthopedic Clinic305 PAUL W BRYANT DR E Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
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    University Orthopaedic Clinic2702 Hospital Dr Ste 101 Northport, AL 35476
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