Dr. Begum Akay, MD

Pediatric SurgeryFemaleAge 44

Pediatric Surgery

Dr. Begum Akay, MD is a Pediatric Surgery Specialist in Royal Oak, MI and has over 18 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Indiana University / School of Medicine medical school in 2004. She is affiliated with medical facilities Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak and Beaumont Hospital, Troy. Her office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments.

Dr. Begum Akay, MD

Beaumont Pediatric Surgery - Royal Oak

3535 W 13 Mile Rd Ste 307 Royal Oak, MI 48073
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available
Telehealth services available

Accepting new patients

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  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
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Dr. Akay's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Appendicitis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akay treats Appendicitis more than 41% of her peers

Dr. Akay treats this condition more than 41% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Chronic Appendicitis
  • Parasitic Appendicitis
Inguinal Hernia
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akay treats Inguinal Hernia more than 21% of her peers

Dr. Akay treats this condition more than 21% of her peers

Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akay performs Appendectomy, Laparoscopic more than 17% of her peers

Dr. Akay performs this procedure more than 17% of her peers

Dr. Akay's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Surgery
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gallstones
  • Gynecomastia Repair
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Ileus
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hernia Repair With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lipomas
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Pyloromyotomy
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wound Repair

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(248) 551-6556

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Dr. Akay's Reviews

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5.0

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One of the best and caring doctor in town
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Begum Akay, MD is a Pediatric Surgery Specialist in Royal Oak, MI and has over 18 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Indiana...Read more

Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery
  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery

Education

2013
Children's Hospital of Michigan/Wayne State University
Fellowship Hospital
2011
William Beaumont Hospital
Residency Hospital
2008
Childrens Hospital Michigan
Fellowship Hospital
2004
Indiana University / School of Medicine
Medical School
2000
Purdue University / Main Campus
Undergraduate School
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Languages

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Turkish

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Begum Akay, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Akay has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Begum Akay, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Begum Akay, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Akay frequently treats Appendicitis, Inguinal Hernia, and Appendectomy, Laparoscopic. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Akay treats.

Where is Dr. Begum Akay, MD's office located?

Dr. Akay's office is located at 3535 W 13 Mile Rd Ste 307, Royal Oak, MI 48073. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Begum Akay, MD speak?

Dr. Akay speaks Spanish, Turkish, and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Practice

Beaumont Pediatric Surgery - Royal Oak3535 W 13 Mile Rd Ste 307 Royal Oak, MI 48073
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Akay is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak

Royal Oak, MI

70% Patients that would definitely recommend, Equal to the national average

20 Awards Received

Award Highlight: America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2022)

Beaumont Hospital, Troy

Troy, MI

74% Patients that would definitely recommend, 4% higher than the national average

30 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2022)