Dr. Akua Boah, MD

Dr. Akua Boah, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 45
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Dr. Akua Boah, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 12 years. She graduated from Drexel U, College Of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in rheumatology.

145 E 18th St Ste 2

Brooklyn, NY 11226

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • 4 More

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
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. Boah's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Boah treats Fibromyalgia more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Boah treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Boah treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Boah treats this condition more than 93% of her peers

Low Back Pain
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Boah treats Low Back Pain more than 83% of her peers

Dr. Boah treats this condition more than 83% of her peers

Dr. Boah's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Adhesive Capsulitis
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
De Quervain's Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peripheral Nerve Block
Plantar Fasciitis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Stiff-Man Syndrome
Still's Disease
Systemic Sclerosis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Akua Boah, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Brooklyn, NY and has been practicing for 12 years. She graduated from Drexel U, College Of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Education

2007
North Shore University Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2005
Long Island Jewish Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2003
Long Island Jewish Medical Center
Internship Hospital
2002
Drexel U, College Of Medicine
Medical School
2007
2005
2003
2002

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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Fidelis Care
Fidelis Care HMO
HealthFirst
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Locals (any local)
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare