Douglas Atkinson

Douglas B. Atkinson, MD


    Contact: (617)355-7737
  • Fax: 617-730-0911

Medical Services


  • Cardiac Anesthesiology
  • Cardiac Intensive Care


  • Anesthesiology Perioperative and Pain Medicine


  • Cardiac Anesthesia Services
  • Cardiac Intensive Care Unit
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Experience and Education


Medical School

Medical College of Georgia,

Augusta, GA

Residency, Pediatrics

Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital, Vanderbilt School of Medicine,

Nashville, TN

Residency, Anesthesiology

University of Washington School of Medicine,

Seattle, WA

Fellowship, Critical Care

Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital, Vanderbilt School of Medicine,

Nashville, TN


  • Anesthesiology, Pediatrics, Critical Care


Publications powered by Harvard Catalyst Profiles
  1. Jochman JD, Atkinson DB, Quinonez LG, Brown ML. Twenty Years of Anesthetic and Perioperative Management of Patients With Tetralogy of Fallot With Absent Pulmonary Valve. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2017 Feb 04.
  2. Williams MR, Atkinson DB, Bezzerides VJ, Yuki K, Franklin K, Casta A, Alexander ME. Pausing With the Gauze: Inhibition of Temporary Pacemakers by Radiofrequency Scan During Cardiac Surgery. Anesth Analg. 2016 Nov; 123(5):1143-1148.
  3. Kajimoto M, Atkinson DB, Ledee DR, Kayser EB, Morgan PG, Sedensky MM, Isern NG, Des Rosiers C, Portman MA. Propofol compared with isoflurane inhibits mitochondrial metabolism in immature swine cerebral cortex. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab. 2014 Mar; 34(3):514-21.
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