Dr. Alvan W Atkinson MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Alvan Atkinson is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Raleigh, North Carolina. He received his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College and has been in practice for 43 years. Dr. Atkinson accepts several types of health insurance, listed below.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Virginia Commonwealth University Health System
Residency, General Surgery, 1971 - 1974

Virginia Commonwealth University Health System
Residency, General Surgery, 1975 - 1977

University of California at San Diego
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1977 - 1979

Jefferson Medical College
Class of 1971

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

MD State Medical License
Active through 2015

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueSelect
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United - River Valley Neighborhood Health Partnership
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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