Mrs. Atkins is originally from Birmingham, Alabama and graduated from Auburn University in 1995 where she received a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She was a member of Sigma Theta Tau, the National Nursing Honor Society. Traci attended the University of Kentucky and earned her Master of Science in Nursing and her Dermatology Certified Nurse Practitioner degree. She received her board certification as a nurse practitioner in 2001 from the American Nurses Credentialing Center. She has prior experience in pediatrics, and 8 years as a dermatology nurse practitioner. Mrs. Atkins specializes in patch testing for contact allergies, pediatric dermatology and general dermatology. In her spare time she enjoys reading and traveling with her family.