Dr. Richard Atkinson, MD

Dr. Richard Atkinson, MD

Vascular Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
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Dr. Richard Atkinson, MD is a vascular neurology specialist in Sacramento, CA and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from Stanford University in 1972 and specializes in vascular neurology.

2800 L St # 500

Sacramento, CA 95816

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Thrombosis
high
more than 89% of peers
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
normal
more than 73% of peers
Stroke
normal
more than 71% of peers

Dr. Atkinson's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Vascular Neurology

1  Board Certifications

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

16  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aneurysm
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Headache
  • Stroke
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Vascular Disease

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.

Education

  • Stanford University
    Medical School | Graduated 1972

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Atkinson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Atkinson's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Atkinson to family and friends
1 review

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Dr. Atkinson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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