Dr. Akash Anand, MD

Dr. Akash Anand, MD

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39 y/o
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Dr. Akash Anand, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Metairie, LA and has been practicing for 6 years. He specializes in ear, nose, and throat, sleep medicine otolaryngology, and more.Read his story

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4224 Houma Blvd Ste 205

Metairie, LA 70006
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Lifecare
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Amerihealth
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Louisiana
  • Employers Health Network
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network

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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
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

Care Philosophy

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...

Specialties

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

Board Certifications

Education

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

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This office is very nice and modern. It is better than most offices I have been to and the staff is quite friendly. My only critique is that the wait time was 23 minutes for me to be seen once I checked in. I was given a same day appointment for sinus infection so I was not upset about it, I...Read More
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Very professional, attentive and nice.
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My husband and I had our turbinates reduced for post nasal drip. It has worked very well. I have less drip during the day and I also notice I breathe better. I recommend this to other senior citizens with post nasal drip.
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I have been coming here for my sleep apnea. I have been using a machine that automatically adjusts to my congestion. It is more tolerable than my other machine. More importantly, my follow up visits were done all by phone. I did not have to waste time coming back for results because my doctor...Read More
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I am pleased to say I am doing well after my sinus surgery. It was done in November 2017 and my breathing has been better since, as well as my smell. I still get little flare ups here and there, but nothing like before.
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Aetna
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
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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