Dr. Todd Atkinson MD
Orthopedic Surgeons — Fort Myers, FLContact Dr. Atkinson
Dr. Todd Atkinson specializes in orthopedic surgery, general surgery in Fort Myers, Florida. Details of Dr. Atkinson's 15 years experience as an MD, his 2 hospital affiliations and education at Yale University are available on your free doctor report.
Dr. Atkinson has been compared
Primary Location for Dr. Atkinson
8710 College Pkwy
Fort Myers, FL 33919
Ratings and Reviews for Dr. Todd AtkinsonExcellent
If you know and have received services from Dr. Todd Atkinson, you can rate and review Dr. Todd Atkinson by clicking the following button.
Board Certification, Specialty and Expertise
Dr. Todd Atkinson identified specializing in
Orthopedic SurgeryOrthopedic Surgery
An orthopaedic surgeon is trained in the preservation, investigation and restoration of the form and function of the extremities, spine, and associated structures by medical, surgical, and physical means. An orthopaedic surgeon is involved with the care of patients whose musculoskeletal problems include congenital deformities, trauma, infections, tumors, metabolic disturbances of the musculoskeletal system, deformities, injuries, and degenerative diseases of the spine, hands, feet, knee, hip, shoulder, and elbow in children and adults. An orthopaedic surgeon is also concerned with primary and secondary muscular problems and the effects of central or peripheral nervous system lesions of the musculoskeletal system. and General SurgeryGeneral Surgery
A surgeon manages a broad spectrum of surgical conditions affecting almost any area of the body. The surgeon established the diagnosis and provides the preoperative, operative, and postoperative care to surgical patients and is usually responsible for the comprehensive management of the trauma victim and the critically ill surgical patient. The surgeon uses a variety of diagnostic techniques, including endoscopy, for observing internal structures, and may use specialized instruments during operative procedures. A general surgeon is expected to be familiar with the salient features of other surgical specialties in order to recognize problems in those areas and to know when to refer a patient to another specialist..
A hospital affiliation covers any doctor who has an affiliation, association or admitting privilege with a hospital. A doctor's particular affiliation to a specific hospital can translate to the overall quality of that provider.
Dr. Atkinson is affiliated with 2 hospitals:
2776 Cleveland Ave
Fort Myers, FL 33901
EducationDr. Atkinson attended medical school at Yale University School of Medicine and graduated in 1998 having 15 years experience.
While there is no proven correlation between the quality of one's educational institution and the quality of one's professional competence, it is often an indicator. Medical schools have various levels of selectivity (some are harder to get into than others), and both the quality of their clinical training and level of research are measured. Additional medical training in both residency and fellowships and the facilities they are conducted at also provide a history of the doctors' level of training and experience.
Patients may also know Dr. Todd Atkinson MD as:
- Todd S Atkinson
- T Atkinson
Top searched Orthopedic Surgeons in Fort Myers, FL:
We found 5 doctors nearby Dr. Atkinson who also specialize in Orthopedic Surgery:
We found 1 doctors with names similar to Dr. Todd Atkinson:
Are you Dr. Todd Atkinson?
Update your information