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Dr. Begum Akay, MD

Pediatric Surgery ·  Female · Age 41

Dr. Akay

William Beaumont Pediatric Sgy

3535 W 13 Mile Rd # 307 Royal Oak, MI 48073

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(248) 551-2400


Dr. Begum Akay, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Royal Oak, MI and has been practicing for 6 years. She graduated from Indiana University / School of Medicine in 2004 and specializes in pediatric surgery, critical care surgery, and more.


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  • Explains conditions well . Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
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  • Practices at top hospital . America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ See hospitals

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Dr. Akay accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
Cofinity
Coventry Health Care
Humana
Medicaid
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
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Dr. Akay's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akay treats Abdominal Disorders more than 57% of her peers

Dr. Akay treats this condition more than 57% of her peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akay treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 51% of her peers

Dr. Akay treats this condition more than 51% of her peers

Appendicitis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akay treats Appendicitis more than 44% of her peers

Dr. Akay treats this condition more than 44% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Chronic Appendicitis
  • Parasitic Appendicitis

Dr. Akay's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Blood Disorders
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Burn Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Surgery
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pyloromyotomy
  • Rib Fracture
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

Dr. Akay's Reviews

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Begum Akay, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Royal Oak, MI and has been practicing for 6 years. She graduated from Indiana University / School of Medicine in 2004 and specializes in pediatric surgery, critical care surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery
  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care 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
2013
2011
2008
2004
2000

Languages

  • Spanish
  • Turkish
  • English

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74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)