Epileptology ,Internal Medicine , Neurology and Psychiatry

Paul Brian Atkinson , MD

Minnesota Epilepsy Group Pa
225 Smith Ave N Ste 201
Saint Paul, MN 55102

(651) 241-5290


Paul Atkinson, MD, is fellowship trained in the diagnosis and treatment of epilepsy, including the utilization of electroencephalography (EEG), medication management of seizures and using the vagal nerve stimulator for the treatment of refractory epilepsy. He also has a special interest in treating other central nervous system disorders, including stroke and dementia. Dr. Atkinson received his medical degree from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine in Madison, and completed his neurology residency and epilepsy fellowship at the University of Arizona School of Medicine in Tucson. Dr. Atkinson has received the Dr. Francis M. Forster Award from the University of Wisconsin - Madison and a National Epifellows Foundation Fellowship Award. He is a professional advisory board member for the Epilepsy Foundation of Central and Northeast Wisconsin.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 19 Years

Languages Spoken: English


Epileptology ,Internal Medicine , Neurology and Psychiatry

Hospital Affiliations

  • Childrens Hospitals & Clinics Of Minnesota

Education and Training

Medical School
University Of Wisconsin School Of Medicine & Public Health Graduated in 2003

Main Location

Fax: (651) 124-1524
Website: www.mnepilepsy.org
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM

Insurance Plans Accepted

Please verify insurance information directly with your doctor’s office as it may change frequently.
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aexcel PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS MN Blue Cross Accord
  • BCBS MN BluePrint
  • Blue Cross Aware
  • Blue Open Access POS Advantage Network - MN
  • Blue Plus Metro
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Health PPO
  • HealthPartners MN CareChoices
  • HealthPartners MN CentraChoice
  • HealthPartners MN Distinctions II
  • HealthPartners Open Access
  • Medica Inspiration HealthEast
  • Molina Mrktplace WI
  • Preferred One PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Medica Choice
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO
  • Wellmark Blue PPO