Dr. Thomas R. Akland, DO

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Specializes in Pediatrics • Male • Age 40

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Dr. Akland:

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Dr. Akland's Experience

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Dr. Akland's Care Philosophy

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Borgess Medical Center
1521 Gull Road
Kalamazoo, MI 49048

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Akland

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Borgess Diabetes & Endocrine Center
Borgess Family Medicine & Pediatrics
345 Naomi St
Plainwell, MI 49080
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    Dr. Akland's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Dr. Akland's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Pediatrics

    Board Certifications

    • Pediatrics
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    • Circumcision
    • Immunizations
    • Vaccinations
    2
    • Anxiety
    • Asthma
    • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
    • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
    • Depression
    • Skin Disorders
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    Background Check for Dr. Akland

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Chicago College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Graduated in 2002

    Residency Hospital

    Michigan State University
    Complete in 2005
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Akland & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Akland's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Borgess Medical Center where Dr. Akland has admitting privileges:

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    • Borgess Medical Center

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Akland

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Akland to family and friends

    8 responses
    above
    national average

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    is confidential

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    Dr. Akland's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 8 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Akland
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    8 responses
    above
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

    1

    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Akland accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
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    Office Locations

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    Borgess Diabetes & Endocrine Center
    Borgess Family Medicine & Pediatrics
    345 Naomi St
    Plainwell, MI 49080
    (269) 552-0100 (Office)
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