Dr. Samreen Akbar, MD

Dr. Samreen Akbar, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology | Female | 46 years old

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in Streamwood, IL |
Dr. Akbar and staffs are very nice, good bedside manner. I ended up getting c-section and she did wonderful job. Sometimes the waiting was too long than actual exam time.
in Hoffman Estates, IL |
We had worst experience with Dr Samreen Akbar. She mistreated my wife's infection. She ignored it even after my various mentions of it and posed a serious health risk to mother & baby. One day when the infection got serious, she agreed to see us when we called her office. She made us wait for more than 2 hours and saw everyone else who came after us. When I expressed concerns, she asked us to find another OB. We changed OB, now she is sending us fake bills. Accrding to insurance we owe nothing.
in Arlington Heights, IL |
She was the best! Very attentive and great bedside manner. Also I ended up needing a C-section and she did a great job! 1 year later and I can't even find the C-Section scar! I am very sad that I moved away and won't be able to have her for my next child. There is no one else I would trust more.
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Dr. Akbar's Care Philosophy

I strive to provide compassionate hight quality care to women of all ages, based on each woman's individual needs.

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

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology
  •  Board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Conditions Treated

  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
  • Cervical Dysplasia
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Dementia
  • Dysmenorrhea
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endometriosis
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Incontinence
  • Infertility
  • Mastodynia
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Miscarriages
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Perimenopause
  • Post-Menopausal Problems
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregnancy
  • Premenstrual Syndrome
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis

Education

  • Medical School
    People's Medical College Nawab Shah Pakistan

    Graduated in 1994

  • Internship Hospital
    University of Karachi / Sind Medical College

    Completed in 1995

  • Residency Hospital
    Cook County Hospital

    Completed in 2009

    University of Karachi / Dow Medical College

    Completed in 2002

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Fcps-Karachi Pakistan

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Indian
  • Pakistani
  • Punjabi
  • Sindhi
  • Urdu

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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Procedures Performed

  • Abdominal Hysterectomy
  • Ablation
  • Birth Control
  • C-Section
  • Colposcopy
  • D and C (Dilation and Curettage) for Miscarriage
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterosalpingography
  • Hysteroscopic Resection of Fibroids and Polyps
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Hysteroscopy Sterilization
  • Laceration Repair
  • Laparoscopy
  • Laparotomy
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Hysterectomy
  • da Vinci® Gynecologic Procedure
  • da Vinci® Hysterectomy
  • da Vinci® Myomectomy
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery

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