Dr. Muhammad Akbar, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 44
(6)
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Dr. Muhammad Akbar, MD
Dr. Muhammad Akbar, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Chicago, IL. He is 44 years old and has been practicing for 20 years. Dr. Akbar is affiliated with Presence Saint Francis Hospital and Swedish Covenant Hospital.

6300 N Lincoln Ave

Chicago, IL 60659

Contact Information

(773) 267-5111

Dr. Muhammad Akbar, MD

Dr. Muhammad Akbar, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Cardiovascular Stress Test
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more than 77% of peers
Chest Pain
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more than 76% of peers
Heart Disease
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more than 75% of peers

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Akbar does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Heart Beat
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Hypertension

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Procedures

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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

  • Allama Iqbal Medical College, University Of Health Sciences Lahore
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • St Francis Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • St Francis Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Albert Einstein Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Michael Reese Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Akbar has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Akbar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Akbar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Akbar to family and friends
5.0
based on 6 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Akbar'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 (1)
in Chicago, IL |
Excellent patient interactive skills and seems current with the medicine. I am very satisfied!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Akbar accepts 4 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Priority Health
    Priority PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Akbar has admitting privileges

Swedish Covenant Hospital
5145 N California Ave
Chicago, IL 60625
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Presence Saint Francis Hospital
355 Ridge Ave
Evanston, IL 60202
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