Dr. Carolyn Aks, MD

Dr. Carolyn Aks, MD

Medical Oncology  |  
Female  |  
Age 63
(11)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Carolyn Aks, MD is a medical oncology specialist in Abilene, TX and has been practicing for 21 years. She graduated from St. George's University School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in medical oncology, hematology, and more.

1957 Antilley Rd

Abilene, TX 79606

Contact Information

(325) 672-4368

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Blood Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers
Leukocytosis
very high
more than 91% of peers
Breast Diseases
very high
more than 90% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Aks "My care philosophy is described by the Oath of Maimonides."
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Specialties

  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Oncology
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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*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • McGill University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • St. George's University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Albany Medical Center Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Albany Med Center Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • British Columbia Cancer Agency
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Fox Chase Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Aks has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Aks' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Aks to family and friends
4.6
based on 11 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Aks' 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
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Cisco, TX
Dr Aks,Herman Dempsey has been RE addmited to Hendricks,the family sure could use your help again,Your Awesome 11/04/2016
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in Yakima, WA
Wonderful, kind, caring physician. Diagnosed my husband w/NHL quickly and began chemotherapy. Excellent bedside manner, spends lots of time explaining options and answering questions. Sad to hear that she is leaving our local area (Yakima, WA). My husband and I are thankful for her thoughtful,...more
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in Abilene, TX
Dr. Aka was thorough when looking for the right diagnosis and patient with my questions. She never spoke down to me or belittled me for not understanding something and had wonderful bedside manner.
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in Eastland Tx
The most kind a loving Dr. I have ever met she is an excellent Dr.
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