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Specializes in Ear, Nose, and Throat • Male • Age 65

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Dr. Akbar's Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

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Hospital Quality

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Schuylkill Medical Center South Jackson Street
420 S Jackson St
Pottsville, PA 17901
Schuylkill Medical Center East Norwegian Street
700 E Norwegian St
Pottsville, PA 17901

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Schuylkill Otolaryngolgy Assocs
Pottsville Office
26 S Centre St
Pottsville, PA 17901
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    Dr. Akbar's Experience

    Specialties

    • Ear, Nose, and Throat

    Board Certifications

    • Otolaryngology
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    • Adenoidectomy
    • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
    • Ear Tube Placement
    • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
    • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
    • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
    • Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
    • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
    • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
    • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
    • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
    • Lip, Excision or Resection
    • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
    • Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Tonsillectomy
    • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
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    • Acoustic Neuroma
    • Acute Laryngitis
    • Acute Sinusitis
    • Acute Tonsillitis
    • Allergic Rhinitis
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Broken Nose
    • Cholesteatoma
    • Chronic Sinusitis
    • Chronic Tonsillitis
    • Deafness
    • Deviated Septum
    • Dizziness
    • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
    • Dysphagia
    • Ear Ache
    • Earwax Buildup
    • Enlarged Turbinates
    • ENT Cancer
    • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
    • Facial Fracture
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
    • Headache
    • Hearing Loss Due to Noise
    • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
    • Labyrinthitis
    • Laryngeal Cancer
    • Laryngitis
    • Leukoplakia
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    • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
    • Meniere's Disease
    • Nosebleed
    • Oral Cancer
    • Otitis Media
    • Otosclerosis
    • Outer Ear Infection
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
    • Perforated Eardrum
    • Postnasal Drip
    • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Tinnitus
    • TMJ
    • Tongue Cancer
    • Tonsil Cancer
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vertigo
    • Vocal Cord Nodule
    • Vocal Cord Paralysis
    • Vocal Cord Polyp
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    King Edward Medical University

    Internship Hospital

    Logan Meml Hospital
    Complete in 1975

    Residency Hospital

    Long Island College Hospital
    Complete in 1976
    Temple University Hospital
    Complete in 1979
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Akbar & Staff

    • English
    • Urdu
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    Dr. Akbar's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Schuylkill Medical Center East Norwegian Street

    • Schuylkill Medical Center South Jackson Street

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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Akbar to family and friends

    4 out of 5

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    Dr. Akbar's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4 out of 5

    4 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.8 out of 5

    4 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.5 out of 5

    4 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    4 responses

    Experience with Dr. Akbar

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4 out of 5

    4 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4 out of 5

    4 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4 out of 5

    4 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.5 out of 5

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    Office Locations

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    Schuylkill Otolaryngolgy Assocs
    Pottsville Office
    26 S Centre St
    Pottsville, PA 17901
    (570) 622-5751 (Office)
    (570) 628-3899 (Fax)
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