Dr. Walter Atlas, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Walter Atlas, MD
Dr. Walter Atlas, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Charlotte, NC. He is 60 years old and has been practicing for 34 years. Dr. Atlas is affiliated with Carolinas Medical Center.

6035 Fairview Rd

Charlotte, NC 28210

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Dr. Walter Atlas, MD

Dr. Walter Atlas, MD

Accepted insurance

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

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Dr. Atlas' Experience

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Dr. Atlas' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Ophthalmology
  • Board certified in Ophthalmology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
10

Conditions Treated

  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Cataract
  • Dry Eyes
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Nearsightedness
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Presbyopia
1

Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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

  • Columbia College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Nassau Cty Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Med College Va
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Atlas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Atlas' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Atlas to family and friends
3.7
based on 3 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Atlas' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
I found him to be remote and uncaring
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Atlas accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Atlas has admitting privileges

Carolinas Medical Center
1000 Blythe Blvd
Charlotte, NC 28203
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