Dr. Samin Akhtar, MD

Dr. Samin Akhtar, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
46 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Samin Akhtar, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Independence, MO. She specializes in internal medicine.

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Dr. Akhtar's Experience

Dr. Akhtar'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
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Akhtar "I am a member of Midwest Physicians, an integrated, multi-specialty group that strives to provide high quality, compassionate healthcare in a caring, affordable, timely and accessible manner. Our doctors collaborate with patients, their physician colleagues and other healthcare professionals to help ensure each patient?s individual healthcare needs are met."

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

221  Conditions Treated

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15  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Rawalpindi Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Upmc Mckeesport
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Akhtar's Reviews

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What People Say About Dr. Samin Akhtar, MD
After the excellent care I received from Dr. Akhtar, my wife and eldest daughter have booked appointments in anticipation of changing their primary care over to Dr. Akhtar. I have never had a physician that spent more time treating, consulting and conversing with me during an office visit.
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John M. Costanza – Sep 07, 2018
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I have been a patient of Dr. Akhtar since November, 2015. She always listens carefully and thoughtfully to my questions and gives me the treatment that I need for the health issue or issues I have. I recommend Dr. Akhtar because she goes through your medical issues one by one. She relates her...Read More
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Sue Twyman in Independence, Missouri – Feb 23, 2018
Thank you for the kind words, Sue ! We are so...Read More
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I had the experience of seeing Dr Samin Akhtar recently during a same-day appointment visit. I was very impressed with her perfessional, compassionate, timely and informative care. I would strongly recommend her to anyone looking for a competent and extremely knowledgeable physician.
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Willa in Independence, MO – Dec 17, 2017
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I took a friend to her appointment with Dr. Akhtar. I was so impressed with dr. Akhtar's caring attitude toward my friend that I immediately booked an appointment for myself. Dr. Akhtar is one of the few doctors I've been to who doesn't seem in a hurry to finish with me and get on to the next...Read More
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Helen in Independence, MO – Oct 11, 2017
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Dr. Ahktar cares about her patients. She takes care to explain things, answer questions, and ensure the patient understands their condition(s) and options for treatment. She is very thorough. I'm very glad to have her as my primary care doctor.
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Barbara Corder in Independence, MO – Aug 19, 2017
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