Dr. Michel Akl, MD

Allergy & Immunology •  Male • Age 59
  
Dr. Akl
Accepting new patients

Urban Family Practice PC

564 Niagara St Buffalo, NY 14201

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(716) 882-0366

Dr. Michel Akl, MD is a Allergy & Immunology Specialist in Buffalo, NY and has over 34 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Akl has more experience with Upper Respiratory Conditions and Environmental Allergies than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Fac Francaise de Med de U St Joseph medical school in 1986. He is affiliated with Upmc Cole. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Akl to book an appointment.


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Dr. Akl accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Select
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Geisinger Health Plan
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Independent Health
Encompass
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
UPMC
UPMC PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Akl

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Akl treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Akl treats other conditions, please contact the office at (716) 882-0366.

Upper Respiratory Conditions

Upper respiratory specialists diagnose and treat conditions such as infections, sinusitis, allergic rhinitis, and whooping cough (pertussis) that affect the upper part of the respiratory system, including the nasal passages, larynx, and lungs.Compare with other Upper Respiratory Conditions specialists.

Typically treats 67% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Allergic Rhinitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akl treats Allergic Rhinitis more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Akl treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Acute Sinusitis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akl treats Acute Sinusitis more than 53% of their peers

Dr. Akl treats this condition more than 53% of their peers

Sinusitis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akl treats Sinusitis more than 51% of their peers

Dr. Akl treats this condition more than 51% of their peers

Environmental Allergies

Compare with other Environmental Allergies specialists.

Typically treats 63% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Allergic Conjunctivitis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akl treats Allergic Conjunctivitis more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Akl treats this condition more than 89% of their peers

Allergy Treatment
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akl performs Allergy Treatment more than 70% of their peers

Dr. Akl performs this procedure more than 70% of their peers

Allergy Shots
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akl performs Allergy Shots more than 70% of their peers

Dr. Akl performs this procedure more than 70% of their peers

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Dr. Akl's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Angioedema
  • Asthma
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Bronchitis
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Dermatitis Due to Food
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Eosinophilia
  • Eye Infections
  • Hives
  • Latex Allergy
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pollen Allergy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rash
  • Sinusitis

Dr. Akl's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Akl

4.1

Based on 9 ratings

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1 Star
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He is an awesome doctor. Very knowledgeable. Everyone in the office is very personable and understanding. Great group of people. Highly recommend. God Bless
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Michel Akl, MD is a Allergy & Immunology Specialist in Buffalo, NY and has over 34 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Akl has more experience...Read more

Specialties

  • Allergy & Immunology

Board Certifications

Education

1993
Washington University
Fellowship Hospital
1992
St Louis Chldns Hosp/Wash U
Fellowship Hospital
1991
Chldns Hosp Of Buffalo
Residency Hospital
1989
Chldns Hosp Of Buffalo
Internship Hospital
1986
Fac Francaise de Med de U St Joseph
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Arabic

Awards

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Locations

Urban Family Practice PC

Urban Family Practice564 Niagara St Buffalo, NY 14201
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Michel E Akl MD

Michel E Akl MD2626 W State St Ste 205 Olean, NY 14760
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Upmc Cole

Coudersport, PA

81% Patient experience rating, 12% higher than the national average

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