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Dr. Clyde Watkins Jr, MD, FACP

Primary Care Doctor

Professional statement

**Please be advised: If you need an annual physical, make sure to specify that in the visit reason drop down list on ZocDoc! Dr. Watkins is a native of High Springs Florida. He is a graduate of Morehouse College and later received his MD degree from Meharry Medical College. Dr. Watkins went on to complete his internal medicine training at the Emory University School of Medicine and later joined the faculty at Emory in the Division of General Medicine. While at Emory he attained the rank of assistant professor and in 2000 was named Medical Director of the Emory General Medical Clinics at Grady Memorial Hospital. In 2005 Dr. Watkins started the Capstone Medical Group. Professionally, Dr Watkins is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and a fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at Emory University and member of the Medical Association of Georgia and American College of Physicians. Dr. Watkins' community activities include service on the Board of Directors of Project Open Hand as chairman of the governance committee, as a member of the Dekalb County Chapter of 100 Black Men of America and the 2006 class of Leadership Atlanta. If you would like more information about Dr. Watkins please view Dr. Watkins'

In-network insurances

  • AARP
  • Advantage Health
  • Aetna

Specialties

  • Primary Care Doctor

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • DeKalb Medical at Hillandale

Board certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine

Education and training

  • Emory University (Internal Medicine)
  • Medical School - Meharry Medical College, Doctor of Medicine
  • Morehouse College (Bachelor’s)

Professional memberships

  • American College of Physicians
  • DeKalb Physicians Hospital Organization
  • Medical Association of Georgia

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1851311856

Office locations

Capstone Medical Group

2745 Dekalb Medical Pkwy, Suite 200

Lithonia, GA 30058

Capstone Medical Group

484 Irvin Ct, Suite 241

Decatur, GA 30030

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Dr. Watkins is one if the best doctors I use. Very pleasurable, listes intently and is a good partner.
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I love seeing my doctor and he is the best doctor that Georgia (Dek alb) has.
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Dr Watkins was very professional and easy to talk to. I've found my and my son's new pcp
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Dr. Watkins was professional and so personable. He has such a pleasant beside manner, and paid attentive to every detail. In the end, his advice was firm, but kind. :o) A very pleasant visit!
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Great front office staff and other support staff. Dr. Watkins is very engaging and relaxed. He is a great doctor.
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Dr. Watkins is a very thorough Doctor Who takes his time to explain what’s going on with you, to listen to you and, to treat you. You don’t feel rushed. He makes you feel like you’re important.
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Excellent!
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Dr. Watkins was warm and kind. We really connected. I trust him.
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As Always my visit with Dr Watkins and his staff are so wonderful and pleasant
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Dr Watkins is a very good listener. He takes meticulous notes so you don't have to repeat yourself on every visit.
Less than 6 months ago
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Dr. Watkins is a very patient and caring doctor.
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GREAT1
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Great
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Great
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as always, Dr. Watkins is the best!
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My visit with Dr. Watkins a very pleasant . Wonderful bedside manner and pleasant atmosphere. He is highly interesting in how you feeling and if you're having a problem. Always checking to see that you have had all your other yearlycheckup. And is very happy to see good result. And let me know that he is always reachable, if I am not feeling well.
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The visit was pleasant showed great concern, professional and accuracy with information
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I love seeing my doctor. He is compassionate and thoughtful. His bedside manner is the best.
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He is very professional and thorough. I am happy I was recommended to me
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I had a liitle bit of a wait,but my visit with him went well! I am happy that he will be my new primary Doctor. over all visit great!
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Love Dr. Watkins and his staff. Truly they are customer focused.
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I wouldn’t see anyone but him. I trust him with my health completely.
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Dr. Watkins and his staff are friendly, professional and thorough. They take their to insure they are obtaining all necessary information. They ta k e a personal interest in you.
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As always an awesome visit with the good doctor.
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Staff doing BP, weight and lab were very efficient.
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Dr. Watkins is very open to talk too and answer any of my concerns. He doesn't dismiss any of your concerns as trivial or not important. I've been a patient since 2006, and he remembers my history.
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Dr. Watkins was great. He listens to his patients’ concerns while providing a thorough clinical reasoning. He gives you feedback and he’s knowledgeable regarding his specialization in adult medicine.
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Having to sit in the waiting room/exam room for over an hour is unacceptable. If Im more then 30 mins late I still get charged and will lose my appt. There should be something like that for the patient also. My time is also valuable
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Be considerate to patients time.
Less than 1 year ago
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My visit was great - I was seen ion a timely manner and all of the folks I interfaced with made me feel very comfortable - a great experience....
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I enjoyed my visit,and look forward to the next one.
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Dr. Watkins takes time to answer questions, and to make you feel a part of the health care solution. I never feel rushed, and I never feel like my questions are invalid.
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PERFECT!
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My husband and I wish we met him 2 years ago. He took his time with us, listened to our concerns and answered all our questions. His medical staff is also fantastic.
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Dr. Watkins is a wonderful Physician and I would recommend him to any of my friends or co-workers. He is very professional and I love being seen by him.
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Dr. Watkins was very helpful and explained things in depth.
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Love this doctor, very polite and thorough..
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Thanks to office manger my wait time was not bad for someone just getting blood work for my phycial next week. I had to be on a no breakfast and was feeling like headed, when I told this to young ladyat desk she didn't seem to care but whwn Ms. watkins came out and I mention it to her she took care of me right. Thank you Ms. Watkins!!!!
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Dr. Watkins has been my doctor for 15 years
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Very professional, listens to your concerns, kind.
More than 1 year ago
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I love Dr. Watkins, you may have to wait a while before you see him but it's well worth the wait. He takes his time with you and listens to your concerns, that is what is really important to me
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Dr. Watkins is such a great listener and easy to talk to. Sometimes just hearing some kind words can make you feel better. Thanks for the caring and concern that is shown to me with every visit.
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He's always super professional and has a great sense of humor. As a man that doesn't go to the doctor often he makes it very comfortable. I've even referred my brother to him,
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I love coming to see my Dr. Watkins, I told him today, I wish I had him for doctor all the time. He's professional and a great doctor.
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Everything went very well,, he came in and greeted me and my mom with a smile and a how we both were doing
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addressed all of my questions in a pleasant professional manner... he has a great sense of humour and is genuinely interested in his patient's life as well as health
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As always, Dr. Watkins is a true professional and a gentleman.
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Genuinely cares. Loves his job.
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Dr. Watkins is a very personable doctor, he takes his time with all of your questions and concerns about your health, he never makes you feel that he is rushing you out the room to take on another patient, his staffis very friendly and understanding of your needs and privacy with Dr. Watkins.
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Very nice, comfortable environment and with warm professional staffs.
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