Dr. Rizwan Akhtar, MD

Dr. Rizwan Akhtar, MD

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Dr. Rizwan Akhtar, MD is a neurology specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Univ Of Al Sch Of Med in 2004 and specializes in neurology.

330 S 9th St

Philadelphia, PA 19107

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • QualCare

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Top Care Areas

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Brain Disorders
normal
more than 81% of peers
Gait Abnormality
normal
more than 74% of peers
Parkinson's Disease
normal
more than 73% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Akhtar does not have any board certifications listed.

27  Conditions Treated

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Corticobasal Degeneration
  • Dementia
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Parkinsonism
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Vascular Disease

3  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Univ Of Al Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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