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101 Holbrook St
Danville, VA‎ 24541
(434)792-7765

Office Hours
Mon-Thurs
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Dr. Andrew Atkinson, MD

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Dr. Andrew L. Atkinson comes to us from Detroit, Michigan.  He attended University of Detroit Mercy-Jesuit for undergrad, in which he graduated with honors with a Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing.  He worked as a registered nurse in the ER as well as Surgical ICU in an inner city level 1 trauma center for three years before deciding to go on to medical school.  Dr. Atkinson attended his OB/GYN residency at Jersey Shore University Medical Center-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.  While a resident physician, Dr. Atkinson managed to publish more than 20 research articles as well as present at 7 national meetings on his research.  In his third year of medical training, Dr. Atkinson travelled to Baylor University Medical Center, in Houston Texas, to master diagnosis and treatment in the area of GYN Infectious Disease.  Dr. Atkinson also has a passion for international work, and just prior to coming to Danville, he spent a month in Ethiopia, Africa where he partnered with a local OBGYN in a rural clinic tackling difficult surgical cases.  With a passion for high risk pregnancy as well as minimally invasive surgery, Dr. Atkinson comes very well equipped to Danville.  When not working, he loves to spend time with his wife Nessa, and his little spoiled Maltese dog, Peanut.

Services Offered

  • OB/GYN Associates of Danville offers state of the art Obstetrical and Gynecologic care.  From Well woman visits to specialized care including infertility, breast health, endocrinology and surgical needs we have…
  • The NovaSure procedure is a quick, safe, simple, one-time endometrial ablation treatment. This minimally invasive procedure controls heavy bleeding by using energy to remove the lining of the uterus.
  • Choosing permanent birth control is a significant decision and you should reflect, inform yourself, and discuss it with those closest to you prior to committing to permanent birth control.  Once…
  • Urinary incontinence is the involuntary loss of urine, or more simply, leaking urine when you don't mean to.  It can cause a woman to give up or avoid social situations…
  • Prenatal / OB Care Prenatal care means taking care of yourself and your baby during your pregnancy. The best thing you can do for your baby and yourself is to seek…
  • Digital Mammography: One of the most recent advances in x-ray mammography, We offer the top in  digital mammography right  in our office.  You can get your yearly check up and digital mammogram on…