Dr. Peter Futrell, MD

Dr. Peter Futrell, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
Dr. Peter Futrell, MD is a neurology specialist in Cumming, GA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in neurology and sleep medicine.Read his story

1100 Northside Forsyth Dr Ste 440

Cumming, GA 30041

Contact Information

(770) 203-4881

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Futrell performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

very high
more than 99% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Futrell's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Futrell "Dr. Peter Futrell received his M.D. from the University of Cincinnati School of Medicine in 1994. He completed his medical internship at Good Samaritan Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio, in 1995. He was a resident in the Department of Neurology at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta from 1995 to 1997, and chief resident in neurology at Emory University School of Medicine from 1997 to 1998. He continued on at Emory University School of Medicine as a fellow in clinical neurophysiology.Dr. Futrell received his certification from the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) in 1999. He is a member of the American Academy of Neurology. Dr. Futrell practices at Wellstar North Fulton and Northside Forsyth Hospitals."

2  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Sleep Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

74  Conditions Treated


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4  Procedures

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 8/23/2013
    Amount or Range: $600,000.00
    State: Georgia
0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Emory University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Good Samaritan Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Futrell's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Futrell to family and friends
23 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

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Dr. Futrell'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 (4)

This has been one of the worst experiences I have had. It clearly states that he practices psychiatry. So I went to visit his office and saw him for him only to tell me that he doesn't do that and he can't help me. Couldn't even refer me to someone either. They also make you pay your co pay before...more
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It was like I was a burden to his schedule. I timed it and from the moment he walked in the room until he left was less than 5 minutes. Offered no insights, no help, and basically just said come back for a check up. Why would I pay another co-pay when for the third time in a row I felt like I could...more
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My wife, and I were referred to Dr. Futrell by our Primary Care Provider, Morrow Family Medicine in Cumming, Ga. We are newcomers to this area and needed a neurological evaluation (age is a factor). Dr. Futrell interviewed us, making comments as we discussed various aspects of our lifestyles. ...more
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I usually do not do reviews but this office was horrible. They didn't speak when I checked in, they scheduled me with the wrong doctor, and the office manager is rude as well which is probably why the front staff act the way that they do.
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