Marvin D. Atkins, Jr, MD

Vascular Surgeon
Scott & White Healthcare

Director, Center for Aortic Disease at Scott & White
Program Director, Vascular Surgery Fellowship

Vascular Surgery

Patient Care Emphasis
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, Aortic Dissection, Carotid Stenting, Endovascular & Open Aortic Surgery, Minimally Invasive Treatment of Peripheral Vascular Disease, Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm, Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysms, Varicose Veins

Board Certification
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Surgery
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Vascular Surgery

  • Scott & White Appointment
    August 1, 2007

  • University of Texas, Houston, TX, MD, 2000
  • University of Dallas, Dallas, TX, BS, 1995

  • Specialty Training
  • Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Clinical and Research Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
  • General Surgery Residency, Scott & White Hospital, Temple, TX

  • Faculty Rank - Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
    Assistant Professor of Surgery

    Publications and Research
  • BuckleyCJ,ArkoFR,LeeS,MettauerM,LittleDC,AtkinsMD,ManningLG,PattersonDE.IntravascularUltrasoundscanningimproveslong-termpatencyofiliaclesionstreatedwithballoonangioplastyandprimarystenting.JournalofVascularSurgery;35(2):316-323.
  • AlbadawiH,CrawfordRS,AtkinsMD,andWatkinsMT.TheRoleofPolyADPRibosePolymeraseDuringVascularReconstruction.Vascular.Jun1;14(6):362-365
  • AtkinsMD,AlbadawiH,EntabiF,JonesJE,CrawfordRS,andWatkinsMT.EvidenceofaSustainedInflammatoryResponseinaMurineModelofTypeIIDiabetesfollowingUnilateralHind-LimbIschemiaReperfusionInjury.JournalofVascularSurgery.InPress.
  • AtkinsMD,MarroccoCJ,BohannonWT,BushRL.Stent-GraftRepairforBluntTraumaticAorticInjuryastheNewStandardofCare:IsThereEvidence?JENDOVASCULARTHERAPY;16(SupplI):I53-162.
  • AtkinsMD,BushRL.CarotidArteryAneurysmsinRutherford'sTextbookofVascularSurgery.7thedition
  • AtkinsMD,BushRL.EmbolicProtectionDevicesforCarotidArteryStenting:HaveTheyMadeaSignificantDifferenceinOutcome?SeminarsinVascularSurgeryVolume20,Number4,
  • JonesJE,AtkinsMD,KwolekCJ,LaMuragliaGM,BrewsterDC,WatkinsMT,CambriaRP.Type2EndoleakFollowingEndovascularRepairofAbdominalAorticAneurysm(EVAR)isAssociatedwithAdverseLateOutcomes.JournalofVascularSurgery;46(1-8).
  • AtkinsMD,JonesJE,KwolekCJ,LaMuragliaGM,BrewsterDC,WatkinsMT,CambriaRP.ChronicMesentericIschemia:OpenSurgeryVersusEndovascularTherapy.JournalofVascularSurgery;45(6):1162-1171.
  • CrawfordRS,HashimiFF,JonesJE,AtkinsMD,AlbadawiH,WatkinsMT.ANovelModelofAcuteMurineHindLimbIschemia.AmJPhysiolHeartCircPhysiol.Feb;292(2):H830-7.
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  • Eidson JL 3rd, Atkins MD, Bohannon WT, Marrocco CJ, Buckley CJ, Bush RL. J Surg Res. 2011 Jun 1;168(1):5-8. Epub 2011 Jan 13. Economic and outcomes-based analysis of the care of symptomatic varicose veins.
  • Atkins MD J Endovasc Ther. 2010 Dec;17(6):759-61. Hybrid open and endovascular repair of retrograde type A dissection.
  • Canter DL, Atkins MD, McNeal CJ, Bush RL. J Surg Res. 2009 Dec;157(2):175-80. Epub 2008 Aug 24. Risk factor treatment in veteran women at risk for cardiovascular disease.

  • Awards and Honors
  • Alpha Omega Alpha (Medical Honor Society), University of Texas - Houston, 2000
  • Outstanding graduating student in Surgery, University of Texas - Houston, 2000
  • John McKenney Chief Resident Award - Texas A&M/Scott & White 2005
  • Deterling Award (Best overall paper) recipient at the 33rd annual New England Society for Vascular Surgery Meeting, Boston, MA., September 24, 2006.

  • Professional Memberships
  • American College of Surgeons
  • Society for Vascular Surgery
  • Society of Clinical Vascular Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • Southern Medical Association
  • Texas Medical Association

  • Languages Spoken


    Scott & White Clinic - Temple
    2401 S. 31st St.
    Temple, TX 76508
    Scott & White Hospital - Round Rock
    300 University Blvd
    Round Rock, TX 78665