Dr. Robert Allen, MD

Dr. Robert Allen, MD

Bariatric Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
Dr. Robert Allen, MD is a bariatric medicine specialist in Dothan, AL and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of South Alabama / College Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in bariatric medicine and neurology.Read his story

105 N Pontiac Ave # 1

Dothan, AL 36303

Contact Information

(334) 671-2887

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Medicare
  • Tricare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Allen

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Dr. Allen's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Allen " Attended University of Alabama in Birmingham on undergraduate merit scholarship and graduated December, 1976. Attended University of South Alabama College of Medicine and graduated in 1977 (honors in Neurology, Orthopedics and Family Medicine). Internship at Medical College of Georgia, Internal Medicine Department. Residency years in Neurology at University South Alabama Medical Center, years 2 and 3. Senior Residency Year in Neurology at University of Alabama in Birmingham, year 4. Neuromuscular Fellowship at UAB under Dr. Shin Oh. Epilepsy Fellowship at UAB under Dr. Edward Faught. Multi-specialty group practice in Meridian, Mississippi 1986-1990. Covered Neurology consults and Admissions at four (4) hospitals. Private practice in Dothan, Alabama 1990-present. Solo practice with office hours 8:30-11:00 Monday through Thursday. Afternoon clinic 1:00-4:30 Monday through Wednesday. Over 28 years experience in treating conditions with Botox injections (neck spasms, post-stroke arm spasms, migraine, drooling, armpits). Over 20 years experience in Obesity Management including prescriptions, dietary and exercise as appropriate. Began injecting JuveDerm Ultra and Juvederm UltraPlus as soon as these fillers came to the US market. "
Read Less

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Allen "Treat each and every person with dignity, with gentle care, with professional quality injections, and with medications as FDA-indicated."

2  Specialties

  • Bariatric Medicine
  • Neurology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Allen does not have any board certifications listed.

6  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Chronic Headache
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Migraine
  • Obesity
  • Wrinkles

7  Procedures

  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • Botox® Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Physical Examination
  • Weight Loss Management

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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 Alabama At Birmingham
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • University Of South Alabama / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Medical College Of Georgia
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University Of Alabama Birmingham Hospitals
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Allen has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Allen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Allen does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Allen and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Allen's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Allen


Based on 6 reviews

5 Stars
4 Stars
3 Stars
2 Stars
1 Star

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Allen?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Allen's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Robert Allen, MD
Dr. Allen was patient and attentive. He was informative and took the time to explain the procedure, the products and how they were being used. His nurse was amazing! She was knowledgeable and kind. She made sure I remained as pain free as possible and really listened to my concerns. Great...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option7
thumbs down icon option
Rebecca in Denver,Dothan Al – May 05, 2016
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Robert Allen, MD?

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Allen?