Dr. Birjis Akhund, MD

Dr. Birjis Akhund, MD

Hematology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Birjis Akhund, MD is a hematology specialist in Huntington, NY and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from American University Of Beirut, Faculty Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in hematology, oncology, and more.

789 Park Ave Fl 2

Huntington, NY 11743

Contact Information

(631) 425-2280

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Akhund performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 90% of peers
Blood Disorders
high
more than 87% of peers
Cancer
high
more than 80% of peers

Dr. Akhund's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

3  Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Medical Oncology
  • Oncology

3  Board Certifications

  • Hematology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Medical Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

87  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • American University Of Beirut, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Beth Israel Mc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Beth Israel Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Nyu School Med Mc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Akhund has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Akhund's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Akhund to family and friends
12 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Akhund's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Very poor follow-up by doctor. Left him (2) emails from My Chart plus 3 office messages to follow up on blood results. To date....no response. How can you run a practice like this. We're dealing with people that have health issues. My car mechanic has better follow-up.
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