Dr. Edward Akeyson, MD

Dr. Edward Akeyson, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. Edward Akeyson, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Meriden, CT and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in neurosurgery.

435 Lewis Ave

Meriden, CT 06451

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Network
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Connecticut
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. Akeyson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spondylosis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akeyson treats Spondylosis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Akeyson treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Bone Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akeyson treats Bone Disorders more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Akeyson treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akeyson treats Myelopathy more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Akeyson treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Autoimmune Myelopathy

Dr. Akeyson's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Arthroscopic Microdiscectomy
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
Cervical Disc Replacement
Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Spine Reconstruction
Chiari's Deformity
Complex Spinal Instrumentation Procedure
Complex Spine Surgery
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Craniotomy
CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
Degenerative Disc Disease
Degenerative Disc surgery
Disc Arthroplasty
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Image-Guided Spine Surgery
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laparoscopic Spine Surgery
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Disc Replacement
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Microdiscectomy
Microsurgical Spine Surgery
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Myelopathy
Neck Surgery
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Neurosurgical Procedures
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Percutaneous Herniated Disc Surgery
Peripheral Nerve Decompression
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Posterior Lumbar Fusion With Robotic Assistance
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstruction
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Tumor Surgery
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stroke
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors
Worker's Compensation Evaluations

About Me

Care Philosophy

Compassionate and personalized care in a quiet office setting

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1996
Baylor College Of Med
Residency Hospital
1991
Baylor College Of Med
Internship Hospital
1990
Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1983
Johns Hopkins University / School of Medicine
Undergraduate School
1996
1991
1990
1983

Awards

Dr. Akeyson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Akeyson

4.3

Based on 17 reviews

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1 Star
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First office visit and this man was so aggressively rude I left in tears. Probably will look for another neurosurgeon.
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Dr Akeyson is an amazing surgeon and with his experience he knows what to look for and the proper steps to treat spinal issues and injuries. He attempts nonsurgical options first before performing surgery
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dr akyson performed brain surgery to remove a tumor in 2009 I am very happy with this doctor. he is very sure you understand his treatments for your visit. he is also very cordial.i would strongly recommend dr. akyson to anyone. the surgery he performed on me leave all I tell about the operation...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Network
Connecticare
Connecticare HMO
Connecticare POS
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Oxford Health Plans
Freedom Plan
Travelers
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Oxford Liberty

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Middlesex Hospital

Middletown, CT

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