Dr. Samreen Akbar, MD

Dr. Samreen Akbar, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 47
Dr. Samreen Akbar, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Hoffman Estates, IL and has been practicing for 9 years. She graduated from People's Medical College Nawab Shah Pakistan in 1994 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

2500 W Higgins Rd Ste 920

Hoffman Estates, IL 60169

Contact Information

(847) 466-7260

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Elderplan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health First Health Plans
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Dr. Akbar's Experience

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

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Akbar "I strive to provide compassionate hight quality care to women of all ages, based on each woman's individual needs."

1  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

23  Conditions Treated

24  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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.


  • People's Medical College Nawab Shah Pakistan
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • University of Karachi / Sind Medical College
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Cook County Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • University of Karachi / Dow Medical College
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • FCPS- Karachi Pakistan
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Exemplary physician Award- Advocate Good Shepherd, 2011
Media & Publications

Dr. Akbar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

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

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Akbar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Akbar to family and friends
48 total reviews (15 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (48)

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Dr. Akbar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (15)

Beware! You dont want to risk your life in such hands,
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Having had a successful c-section this January, I can say that my experience with Dr. Akbar has been wonderful from beginning to end. She has a great bedside manner and was, throughout, a very reassuring presence - never judgmental, dismissive, or flustered. My opinion of her was confirmed when...more
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After having very bad experience with my previous OBG in the area I was desperately looking for a better Dr. I am so happy to select Dr. Akbar as my OBG. She is very kind and very smart professional. I was going for Hysterectomy and needed best advice. She gave me all options with pros and cons. My...more
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I felt very comfortable from the first visit. It was my first child and I felt she was with me the whole way. Very professional informative and caring. Her whole staff were very friendly. I would definitely recommend her to others.
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I just recently had my first baby under Dr Akbar's care and I don't think I could have asked for a better experience. She is calm, informative, and very personable. I felt very comfortable with her and she delivered excellent care. Two of my good friends and my sister see her and they all love her....more
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