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Dr. Lauren Akers, DO

Pediatric Hematology & Oncology ·  Female · Age 45

Dr. Akers

Dr. Lauren Akers, DO is a pediatric hematology-oncology specialist in Fort Worth, TX and has been practicing for 11 years. She specializes in pediatric hematology & oncology, hematology, and more.


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(682) 885-4007

Dr. Akers accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance
Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
HealthFirst
HealthSmart
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
NGS CoreSource
UniCare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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Dr. Akers' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akers treats Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia more than 100% of her peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia, Adult
  • Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Acute, L1
  • Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Acute, L2
  • Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Acute, L3
Acute Leukemia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akers treats Acute Leukemia more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Akers treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia, Adult
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 1
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 2
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 3
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 4
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 5
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 6
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 7
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Acute, L1
  • Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Acute, L2
  • Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Acute, L3
  • Leukemia, Myeloid, Aggressive-Phase
  • Leukemia, Myeloid, Philadelphia - Negative
  • Leukemia, Myeloid, Philadelphia - Positive
Blood Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akers treats Blood Disorders more than 90% of her peers

Dr. Akers treats this condition more than 90% of her peers

Dr. Akers' conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Bone Marrow Transplant
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Burkitt's Lymphoma
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Eye Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Graft vs Host Disease
  • Gum Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Hemophilia
  • Hemophilia A
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lymphoma, Large Cell, Anaplastic
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Malignant Histiocytosis
  • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Melanoma
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
  • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thalassemia
  • Thoracentesis
  • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
  • von Willebrand Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Lauren Akers, DO is a pediatric hematology-oncology specialist in Fort Worth, TX and has been practicing for 11 years. She specializes in pediatric hematology & oncology, hematology, and more.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Hematology & Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
  • Pediatrics

Education

2008
Univ Of Tex MD Anderson Cancer Center
Fellowship Hospital
2005
Children's Hospital
Residency Hospital
2003
Children's Hospital
Internship Hospital
2008
2005
2003

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