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Specializes in Nephrology • Male • Age 57

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Dr. Akhtar's Experience


  • Nephrology
  • Nephrology & Hypertension
  • Nephrology & Renal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Biopsy
  • Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy
  • Dialysis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis Procedures
  • Urinalysis
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Stones
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

Background Check for Dr. Akhtar

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  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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Awards & Recognitions


Education & Training

Medical School

Allama Iqbal Medical College, University Of Health Sciences Lahore
Graduated in 1985

Internship Hospital

Meml Hospital Brown University
Complete in 1993

Residency Hospital

Meml Hospital Brown University
Complete in 1995

Fellowship Hospital

University Hospital Of St Raphael Yale University
Complete in 1997

Languages Spoken by Dr. Akhtar & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish

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