Dr. Paul Atchison, MD

Dr. Paul Atchison, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
Dr. Paul Atchison, MD is a neurology specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 1986 and specializes in neurology.

2000 6th Ave S

Birmingham, AL 35233

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Essential Tremor
very high
more than 99% of peers
Restless Leg Syndrome
very high
more than 98% of peers
very high
more than 98% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

58  Conditions Treated


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1  Procedures

  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Carraway Methodist Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Al Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Atchison has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Atchison's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Atchison's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

My experience with Dr. Atchison goes back many years. I saw a myriad of Doctor’s and all the did was throw pills my way. He didn’t stop till he had an answer. Hyperekplexia. It’s a genetic disorder. He was patient and kind which is more than I can say about all the other Doctors I’ve...more
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I was shocked at how inconsiderate this doctor was. He looked at me like I was a lab rat and when my Dad asked him the definition of my condition he dug through some papers and read the definition to us. It was all I could do to not get up and walk out.
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