Dr. Rush E. Akin, MD

Dr. Rush E. Akin, MD

13 reviews

Internal Medicine | Male | 68 years old

Dr. Akin believes in medical care that takes the whole person into account. He strives to provide the best clinical care combined with communications and patient involvement in the care process to achieve the best outcomes for our patients. Dr. Akin has been a long-standing member of Bay County, since 1976, and is able to cater to immediate needs.Read more

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Dr. Akin believes in medical care that takes the whole person into account. He strives to provide the best clinical care combined with communications and patient involvement in the care process to achieve the best outcomes for our patients. Dr. Akin has been a long-standing member of Bay County, since 1976, and is able to cater to immediate needs.Read more

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4.3
based on 13 total surveys (3 with reviews)
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in Lynn Haven, FL |
he was extremely thorough and kind and took his time. I honestly felt as though I should have been seeing him all along. Very happy to get the rest of my family in with him!
in Southport fl |
I moved here from tennessee and wanted dr atkin for a dr. Me and my wife applied but was turned down. They said it was because of too many patients but I think it was because I am over weight. I am sad because of a office manager that don't like my looks
Panama City, FL |
Dr.Akin cares about me as a patient and gives the type quality of care of would hope to receive anywhere I go. He hasn't changed how he practices medicine even though technology has forced some changes. It is about me and my care
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Dr. Akin's Care Philosophy

Dr. Akin believes in medical care that takes the whole person into account. He strives to provide the best clinical care combined with communications and patient involvement in the care process to achieve the best outcomes for our patients. Dr. Akin has been a long-standing member of Bay County, since 1976, and is able to cater to immediate needs.

Dr. Akin's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Internal Medicine
  •  No board certification on record with Healthgrades
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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    Sanctions

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Conditions Treated

  • Anemia
  • Anxiety
  • Asthma
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Diabetes
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Injuries
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Sleep Apnea

Education

  • Medical School
    University of Alabama At Birmingham
  • Internship Hospital
    Lloyd Noland Hospital

    Completed in 1974

  • Residency Hospital
    Lloyd Noland Hospital

    Completed in 1976

  • Undergraduate School
    Huntington

    Graduated in 1970

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi

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Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Pap Smear
  • Physical Examination
  • Ultrasound