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Dr. Akash Anand, MD

Dr. Akash Anand, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat ·  Male · Age 39

  

Dr. Akash Anand, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Metairie, LA and has been practicing for 7 years. He specializes in ear, nose, and throat, sleep medicine otolaryngology, and more.


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Dr. Anand accepts the following insurance:

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American Lifecare
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Amerihealth
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana PPO
Bluegrass Family Health
Worker's Compensation WC
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
Coventry Health Care of Louisiana HMO
Employers Health Network
Evolutions Healthcare Systems
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Galaxy Health Network
Galaxy Health Network PPO
Gilsbar 360
Health Payors Organization
Health Payors Organization PPO
Louisiana Healthcare Connections
Medicaid
Amerigroup
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
MultiPlan
National Healthcare Alliance
National Preferred Provider Network
PHCS
PPO Plus
PPO Plus PPO
Prime Health Services
Provider Networks of America
Three Rivers Provider Network
United Healthcare Community Plan
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
USA Managed Care Organization

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Dr. Anand's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Balloon Sinuplasty
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anand performs Balloon Sinuplasty more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Anand performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Chronic Sinusitis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anand treats Chronic Sinusitis more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Anand treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Outer Ear Infection
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anand treats Outer Ear Infection more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Anand treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Anand's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Acute Laryngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Tonsillitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Adenoidectomy
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
  • Broken Nose
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Chronic Adenoid Infection
  • Chronic Laryngitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Common Cold
  • Conductive Hearing Loss
  • Cough
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Dacryocystorhinostomy
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Dizziness
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Facial Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Glossectomy
  • Gum Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Head and Neck Tumor
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Hearing Loss Due to Noise
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngitis
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Lip Cancer
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Loss of Smell and-or Taste
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Malignant Bone Cancer of the Skull, Face, and Jaw
  • Maxillary and Malar Fractures
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Meningiomas
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nosebleed
  • Oral Cancer
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Perforated Eardrum
  • Peritonsillar Abscess
  • Pharyngitis
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sinus Disorders
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sinusitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
  • Sore Throat
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Tear Duct Surgery
  • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tinnitus
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tonsil Cancer
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tonsillitis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vertigo
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Vocal Cord Nodule
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Polyp

About Me

Dr. Anand is uniquely qualified in that he is the only fellowship trained ear, nose and throat physician in the region with an exclusive focus on treating sleep and sinus disorders.  As a member of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine he is ac...

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Laryngology
  • Otolaryngic Allergy
  • Otolaryngic Skull Base Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2012
Medical University Of South Carolina Hospitals
Fellowship Hospital
2011
Tulane University School Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
2007
Tulane University Hospitals
Internship Hospital
2006
Tulane University School Of Medicine
Medical School
2001
Johns Hopkins Univ
Undergraduate School
2012
2011
2007
2006
2001

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Nice place. Clean. They educate you well.
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My ear pressure had decreased after my office procedure. THey made holes in my ear drums and Now I can hear much clearer. Good staff. Good service.
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Great staff. Very kind. They fit me in on the same day for an ear infection.
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Breathing and sleeping better. I can finally blow my nose and not have to spit up flem or anything. Noticeable difference within the first week of the procedure. Dr. Anand and his staff were great throughout the entire procedure.
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I enjoyed my visit very much. The staff is very sweet.
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