Dr. Joycelyn A Atchison MD Pediatric Endocrinologist

Dr. Joycelyn Atchison is a pediatric endocrinologist in Birmingham, Alabama and is affiliated with The Children's Hospital of Alabama. She received her medical degree from University of Alabama School of Medicine and has been in practice for 31 years. Dr. Atchison accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 7 doctors at The Children's Hospital of Alabama who specialize in Pediatric Endocrinology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Endocrinologist: General Pediatric Endocrinology

Hospital Affiliation

The Children's Hospital of Alabama
Ranked #32 in Pediatrics: Diabetes & Endocrinology

Education & Medical Training

University of Alabama Medical Center
Residency, Pediatrics, 1983–1986

University of Alabama Medical Center
Fellowship, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, 1986–1988

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Fellowship, Pediatric Endocrinology, 1988–1990

University of Alabama School of Medicine
Class of 1983

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatric Endocrinology

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

AL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Parental perspectives of diabetes management in alabama public schools.
Skelley, J. P.,Luthin, D. R.,Skelley, J. W.,Kabagambe, E. K.,Ashraf, A. P.,Atchison, J. A.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Capital Blue Cross PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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