Dr. Muhammad Akhtar, MD

Neurology ·  Male · Age 52

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Dr. Muhammad Akhtar, MD is a neurology specialist in Chillicothe, OH and has been practicing for 17 years. He specializes in neurology.


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(740) 672-2025

Dr. Akhtar accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Buckeye Community Health Plan
Buckeye Community Health Plan HMO-SNP
Bureau of Workers' Compensation (BWC)
Worker's Compensation WC
CareSource
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Cofinity
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Gateway Health Plan
HealthSmart
Humana
Medicaid
Medical Mutual
Medicare
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
Ohio Health Choice
Paramount
Three Rivers Provider Network
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Dr. Akhtar's Top Procedures and Conditions

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All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akhtar treats All Headaches (incl. Migraine) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Akhtar treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Tension Headache
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akhtar treats Tension Headache more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Akhtar treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Headache
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akhtar treats Headache more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Akhtar treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Benign Exertional Headache
  • Benign Sex Headache
  • Cervicogenic Headache
  • Chronic Headache
  • Chronic Tension-Type Headache
  • Cluster Headache
  • Cough Headache
  • Drug Rebound Headache
  • Headaches (Shunt Related)
  • Hypertension Headache
  • Icepick Headache
  • Lower Half Headache
  • Mild Headache
  • Muscle Contraction Headache
  • Post-Traumatic Headache
  • Psychogenic Headache
  • Recurrent Headache
  • Severe Headache
  • Tension Headache
  • Vascular Headache

Dr. Akhtar's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • Botox® for Upper Limb Spasticity
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine
  • Movement Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinsonism
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Walking
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

About Me

Care Philosophy

Every patient is unique and need specialized care and must not be treated with a cook book style of care. Neurology is a very specialized field and patients need special care.

Specialties

  • Neurology

Board Certifications

Education

2002
Oh State University
Fellowship Hospital
2002
Oh State University Med Center
Residency Hospital
1999
Oh Vly Med Center
Internship Hospital
1991
Karachi Medical and Dental College, University Of Karachi
Medical School
2002
2002
1999
1991

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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