Dr. Laura Akright, MD

Dr. Laura Akright, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. Laura Akright, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Selma, TX and has been practicing for 33 years. She graduated from Washington University St Louis in 1980 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism, endocrinology & metabolism, and more.

5000 Schertz Pkwy

Selma, TX 78154

Contact Information

(210) 650-3360

Insurance Accepted

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

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Akright's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hypothyroidism
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Dr. Akright treats Hypothyroidism more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Akright treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
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Dr. Akright treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Akright treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Thyroid Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akright treats Thyroid Disease more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Akright treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Akright's conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Insufficiency
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Continuous Glucose Monitoring
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Hashimoto's Disease
Hypercalcemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Retina Diseases
Rickets
Symptomatic Menopause
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Disease
Thyroiditis
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Laura Akright, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Selma, TX and has been practicing for 33 years. She graduated from Washington University St Louis in 1980 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism, endocrinology & metabolism, and more.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Endocrinology & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 1985
    University Tex Health Science Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1985
  • 1983
    University Tex Health Science Center
    Residency Hospital
    1983
  • 1981
    University Tex Health Science Center
    Internship Hospital
    1981
  • 1980
    Washington University St Louis
    Medical School
    1980

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Akright's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Akright

3.0

Based on 39 reviews

5 Stars
43.58974358974359%
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4 Stars
5.128205128205129%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
2.5641025641025643%
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1 Star
46.15384615384615%
(18)

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This was probably my worst experience ever with a provider. Super long wait times both in the waiting room and in the exam room. Doctor seems overwhelmed and befuddled. Beware the bait and switch: After you see this doctor as a new patient, you will be assigned to a "diabetes educator" aka your new...Read More
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Dr. Akright takes the time necessary to explain tests and procedures and makes sure that you (the patient) fully understand everything. She is so very friendly and reassuring.
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I don't understand why this doctor is listed as "accepting new patients" on the Humana website. I hand delivered my medical records and then faxed in the new patient packet to her office in January 2017. To date, no appointment and no contact from her office. Now they have lost the records i...Read More
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The wait times in the office are usually not long, she is caring and concerned, and the office is well-run. I HAVE recommended her to friends!
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She is always truly concerned with my health and issues that I may have. She LISTENS and just does not hear what her patients have to say. I have sent at least three patients to her because of her compassion for the patient.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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