Dr. Walter Watkins practices Emergency Medicine in Roswell, GA. Dr. Watkins assesses patients who seek immediate medical attention at any time of day or night. Emergency Medicine Physicians are trained to efficiently work with each patient and situation no matter how acute or life-threatening. Dr. Watkins examines patients, determines means of testing, diagnoses conditions, and decides the best treatment methods.
Education and Training
Med Coll of Ga Sch of Med, Augusta Ga 1982
Emergency MedicineAmerican Board of Emergency MedicineABEM
- Shands Jacksonville Med Ctr, Emergency Medicine; Naval Reg Med Ctr, Flexible Or Transitional Year
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