Meet James Atkins, MD

Sinus Specialist & Otolaryngologist located in San Antonio, TX

Sinus specialist James Atkins, MD, is the founder of Atkins Expert Sinus Care in San Antonio, Texas. Dr. Atkins opened his sinus practice in 2000 with the specific goal of helping patients with sinus problems after realizing so many patients needed a more focused and experienced approach to their difficult sinus problems.

Like many of the Atkins Expert Sinus Care staff, Dr. Atkins is a native Texan. He grew up in Galveston and graduated from the University of Texas at Austin. He completed his medical degree, an internship in general surgery, and a residency in otolaryngology/head-and-neck surgery at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston. Dr. Atkins is board-certified in otolaryngology and has been in private practice in South Texas since 1991.

To the benefit of his patients, Dr. Atkins feels fortunate to partner with many of the companies that develop and bring to market the most innovative sinus and nasal technologies. These collaborations have kept him at the forefront of new technological breakthroughs and allowed him to be the first in the region, the state, and even the country to adopt many new techniques. Dr. Atkins is also very active in various medical societies and continuing education courses, both of which allow him to stay up-to-date on new treatment options.

Dr. Atkins finds great satisfaction in helping patients who have been plagued with sinus problems for years and thought that they would just have to live with their symptoms. He is uniquely qualified to offer his patients the most advanced techniques, state-of-the-art diagnostic tools, and the least traumatic surgical options available.