Dr. Farooq Akbar, MD

Dr. Farooq Akbar, MD

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Age 58
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Dr. Farooq Akbar, MD is an oncology specialist in Warner Robins, GA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Allama Iqbal Medical College, University Of Health Sciences Lahore in 1985 and specializes in oncology and medical oncology.

1654 Watson Blvd

Warner Robins, GA 31093

Contact Information

(478) 329-0100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers
Blood Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
Anemia
very high
more than 94% of peers

Dr. Akbar'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Akbar "We Pray and God Heals"

2  Specialties

  • Oncology
  • Medical Oncology

1  Board Certifications

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

89  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Allama Iqbal Medical College, University Of Health Sciences Lahore
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Hines Va Hospital Loyola University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Hines Va Hospital Loyola University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Emory University Aff Hosps
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Med University Sc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Akbar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Akbar's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Akbar to family and friends
4 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Akbar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Akbar was the Dr. that saw our son in 1997 when he was found to have cancer. Dr Akbar did everything he could to find best treatment for him calling all over the country to get the latest protocol for him. He pushed our son on a gurney through the hospital getting different test with me in...more
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I went to see many Doctors before I went to see Dr. Akbar, he saved my life he ran tests and found out what was wrong instead of blaming it on the fact that I was getting older, and that I was a woman, it was normal, he saw there was an issue found in and resolved it love this Doctor highly...more
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