Dr. Scott Akers, MD

Dr. Scott Akers, MD

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Age 46
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Dr. Scott Akers, MD is a sports medicine specialist in Prestonsburg, KY and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Wv Univ Sch Of Med in 1997 and specializes in sports medicine and sports physical medicine & rehabilitation.

1279 Old Abbott Mountain Rd

Prestonsburg, KY 41653

Contact Information

(606) 886-0892

Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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2  Specialties

  • Sports Medicine
  • Sports Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Akers does not have any board certifications listed.

36  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Arthritis
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
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4  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

1 Sanction
  • Misprescribing or Overprescribing Drugs (5/24/2018)
    Action Taken: License Restricted
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Kentucky
0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Wv Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Akers' Reviews

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I am so thankful for Dr. Akers! I am currently under his care and am finally getting to the bottom of my problems thanks to him. He is considerate, compassionate and always takes time to listen. Not sure where I would be without him and I highly recommend him to anyone in need of his services.
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