Dr. Affan Akhtar, DPM

Podiatry •  Male • Age 43

  12 Reviews

Dr. Affan Akhtar, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Wayne, NJ and has been practicing for 12 years. He specializes in podiatry, podiatric surgery, and more.

Dr. Akhtar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Akhtar

4.3

Based on 12 reviews

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(973) 697-2018

Dr. Akhtar accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
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GHI PPO
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
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Humana
Choice Care PPO
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MagnaCare PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Akhtar's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Plantar Fasciitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akhtar treats Plantar Fasciitis more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Akhtar treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Foot Conditions
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akhtar treats Foot Conditions more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Akhtar treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akhtar treats Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Akhtar treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle Sprain

Dr. Akhtar's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Injuries
  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Acute Gout
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Bunion
  • Dermatitis
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Pain Disorder
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Wounds

About Me

Ankle & Foot Specialist

Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Podiatric Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2007
Roger Williams Med Ctr Boston University
Residency Hospital
2004
New York College Of Podiatric Medicine
Medical School
2000
Fairleigh Dickinson Univ.
Undergraduate School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • Urdu
  • English

Awards

Memberships & Affiliations

  • 2007 ACFAS Complication Seminar, Lecturer
  • American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, Member
  • American Podiatric Medical Association, Member
  • American Professional Wound Care Association, Member
  • Ankle and STJ Fusion American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine, Member
  • New Jersey Podiatric Medical Society, Member

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67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

64% Patient experience rating, 5% lower than the national average