Michael R. Atchley, MD, is a medical consultant that works with the Law Office of Jeffrey C. Grass to help in the defense of medical professionals who are accused of misconduct or other allegations. Whether you’re a physician, nurse, pharmacist, dentist, or another type of healthcare professional, you’ve worked for many years to establish your career. You cannot allow a false or exaggerated accusation to destroy everything that you’ve built.
Dr. Atchley practiced as a licensed medical doctor for twenty years after completing a residency program in family practice. For the last five years, he has served with the Law Offices of Jeffrey C. Grass as an associate and medical consultant, working diligently to defend healthcare professionals against false and exaggerated allegations.
As a medical consultant with the Law Offices of Jeffrey C. Grass, Dr. Atchley reviews the legitimacy of medical records in cases of alleged medical fraud. He is involved in the preparation of defenses against charges of neglect alleged by the Department of Aging and Disability. Following a review of the documentary evidence, he assists in drafting response letters to the Texas Board of Nursing and the Texas Medical Board in complaints against our clients.
Excellent Results for Clients
Dr. Atchley has similar experience working with the Texas State Board of Pharmacy, the Texas State Board of Psychological Examiners, and many others – often obtaining excellent results that may include the full dismissal of the complaint. Dr. Atchley has also been involved as a researcher and consultant in the defense of the voluntary surrender of medical doctors’ Certificates of Registration (COR) with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA).
Dr. Atchley additionally prepares requests to the Texas Office of the Attorney General for reinstatement of clients previously excluded from participation in the Texas Medicaid program for various reasons, usually with excellent results. He facilitates the reinstatement of nurses, physician assistants, dentists, and other health care professionals regarding their medical licenses both in-state and out-of-state. He assists physicians and physicians’ assistants in the preparation of their applications to the Texas Medical Board for licensure.
Finally, Dr. Atchley often assists in communicating the medical terminology and specific needs of our clients to the medical experts we have employed in many cases, ranging from criminal allegations to hospital and medical board inquiries. He reviews and assesses medical evidence and testimony in cases that deal with crimes ranging from medical fraud to sexual assault.
The Legal Help Medical Professionals Need
Dr. Michael R. Atchley graduated magna cum laude from Texas Wesleyan University in 1986, and then from the Texas Tech University School of Medicine in 1990. He worked in private and group practice from 1993 until 2011. For the last five years, Dr. Atchley has served clients at the Law Offices of Jeffrey C. Grass as a medical expert and consultant, providing an expert analysis and opinion on a broad range of medical topics to assist clients facing a medical license suspension or revocation in the United States.
At the Law Offices of Jeffrey C. Grass, we understand how much time, money, heart, and soul goes into establishing a professional medical career. Our aim and desire to help medical professionals address any and all legal challenges they may face. We respond swiftly and aggressively to help ensure that false and exaggerated accusations do not adversely impact your career. If you are a healthcare professional who is the target of such accusations, get the legal help and advice you need by contacting the Law Offices of Jeffrey C. Grass at (972) 422-9999 or at (469) 291-0940.