Dr. Gloria Akan, MD

Dr. Gloria Akan, MD

Allergy & Immunology  |  
Female  |  
Age 44
(7)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Gloria Akan, MD is an allergy & immunology doctor who practices in Columbia, MD. She is 44 years old and has been practicing for 18 years.

11085 Little Patuxent Pkwy Ste 101

Columbia, MD 21044

Contact Information

(410) 760-8840

Insurance Accepted

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Allergic Reaction
very high
more than 99% of peers
Allergic Rhinitis
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Akan'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.

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2

Specialties

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Pediatrics
2

Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
    Accredited by: American Board of Allergy & Immunology*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
20

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Sinusitis
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Angioedema
  • Animal Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Dermatitis
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Detergents
  • Eye Infections
  • Hives
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rash
  • Sinusitis
4

Procedures

  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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

  • University Of Wisconsin Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Akan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Akan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Akan to family and friends
4.4
based on 7 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Akan'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 (3)
in Glen Burnie, MD |
Dr. Akan is a wonderful doctor. She makes asthma and nut allergies easy for my 6th grader to understand. She makes every visit fun!
in Pasadena, MD |
I have recommended Dr. Akan to several of my friends and family members. She is very welcoming and nice. She listens to my concerns.
in Annapolis, MD |
I have complicated health issues and every time I see Dr. Akan she helps sort them out. She is what a doctor should be! She listens and helps come up with a plan of action. I would recommend her whole heartedly.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Akan accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice Advantage
    Blue Preferred PPO
    CareFirst Maryland POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Southern Health PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Akan has admitting privileges

Anne Arundel Medical Center
2001 Medical Pkwy
Annapolis, MD 21401
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Baltimore Washington Medical Center
301 Hospital Dr
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
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Howard County General Hospital
5755 Cedar Ln
Columbia, MD 21044
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