Dr. Kate Atkinson received her medical degree at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in 1996 and Family Practice Residency at UMass. She began her career as a Registered Nurse in California, having received her BSN at California State University in Los Angeles. Her nursing was with oncology, geriatrics and Hospice.
Dr. Kate is a Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians, and is Board-Certified by the American Board of Family Physicians. She lives in Amherst with her husband Steve and is the proud mother of 4 children. You can often see her family performing in local theatrical productions. The older two children are in college. In her free time…?… free time…?… maybe check back after the new office is built to see what she will do when she has free time.