Dr. James Michael Atkins MD Radiologist

Dr. James Atkins is a radiologist in Dallas, Texas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Medical Center of Lewisville and University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Texas Southwestern Medical School and has been in practice for 47 years. He is one of 43 doctors at Medical Center of Lewisville and one of 132 at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center who specialize in Radiology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Radiologist: Nuclear Cardiology

Education & Medical Training

University of Texas Southwestern/Parkland Health & Hospital System
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1968–1972

University of Texas Southwestern/Parkland Health & Hospital System
Internship, Transitional Year, 1967–1968

University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Class of 1967

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

TX State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2011

Publications & Presentations

One-Year Outcomes of Out-of-Hospital Administration of Intravenous Glucose, Insulin, and Potassium (GIK) in Patients With Suspected Acute Coronary Syndromes (from the IMMEDIATE [Immediate Myocardial Metabolic Enhancement During Initial Assessment and Trea
Selker, H. P.,Udelson, J. E.,Massaro, J. M.,Ruthazer, R.,D'Agostino, R. B.,Griffith, J. L.,Sheehan, P. R.,Desvigne-Nickens, P.,Rosenberg, Y.,Tian, X.,Vickery, E. M.,Atkins, J. M.,Aufderheide, T. P.,Sayah, A. J.,Pirrallo, R. G.,Levy, M. K.,Richards, M. E.,Braude, D. A.,Doyle, D. D.,Frascone, R. J.,Kosiak, D. J.,Leaming, J. M.,Van Gelder, C. M.,Walter, G. P.,Wayne, M. A.,Woolard, R. H.,Beshansky, J. R.

Electrocardiographic patterns of proximal left anterior descending artery occlusion in ST-elevation myocardial infarction may be modified by 3-vessel coronary artery disease.
Neeland, I.J., Sulistio, M.S., Stoller, D.A., de Lemos, J.A., Atkins, J.M., McGuire, D.K.

ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction: recommendations on triage of patients to heart attack centers: is it time for a national policy for the treatment of ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction?
Henry, T.D., Atkins, J.M., Cunningham, M.S., Francis, G.S., Groh, W.J., Hong, R.A., Kern, K.B., Larson, D.M., Ohman, E.M., Ornato, J.P., Peberdy, M.A., Rosenberg, M.J., Weaver, W.D.

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