Dr. Firas Akhrass, MD

Dr. Firas Akhrass, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
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Dr. Firas Akhrass, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in San Antonio, TX. He graduated from University Of Aleppo, Faculty Of Medicine and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

5107 Medical Dr

San Antonio, TX 78229

Contact Information

(210) 614-8612

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Hypothyroidism
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetes Type 2
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

40  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling

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

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Education

  • University Of Aleppo, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Akhrass has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Akhrass' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Akhrass

3.5

Based on 27 reviews

5 Stars
55.55555555555556%
(15)
4 Stars
7.407407407407407%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
7.407407407407407%
(2)
1 Star
29.62962962962963%
(8)

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Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
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This was my first visit with this man and it will be my last. I have a long history with no thyroid gland and I really just wanted someone to listen to my symptoms, run the right bloodwork and find the right combinations of medicine to keep me symptom free. He never asked me how I'm feeling,...Read More
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San Antonio, TX – Mar 22, 2017
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He is very thorough, and informative.
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Spring Branch, TX – Mar 01, 2017
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I have been diagnosed as diabetic since I was about 30 and I am now 76. I first heard of Dr. Akhrass from a diabetic friend I saw loosing weight. I lost from 292# down to 250# because of medications he put me on. Now I'm at 240#. The clinic he is in is run like an assembly line. Blood samples...Read More
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Bob White in Comfort, Tx – Sep 12, 2016
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Dr Ahkrass is the kindest, most patient, and encouraging doctor I've ever known. He worked with me for years never giving up and never making me feel like I was just imagining my symptoms until he finally figured it out. Even the insurance company made me do more tests just to prove he was...Read More
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Susie C in Boerne, TX – Jul 23, 2016
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Dr. Akhrass has a wonderful bedside manner. He offers sound medical advise without being pushy or ugly about it. He encourages me to do all I can do to take care of myself.
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Marianne Kumley in San Antonio, TX – Apr 11, 2016
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