Dr. Scott Akers, MD

Dr. Scott Akers, MD

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Dr. Scott Akers, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Prestonsburg, KY and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University Of Kentucky in 1998 and specializes in 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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Background Check

Disciplinary Actions Found
  • Misprescribing or Overprescribing Drugs (5/24/2018)View details
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Dr. Akers' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akers treats Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear) more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Akers treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Neck Muscle Strain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akers treats Neck Muscle Strain more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Akers treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akers treats Low Back Pain more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Akers treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Akers' conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Hand Conditions
Hip Pointer Injuries
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Low Back Pain
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neck Muscle Strain
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pelvic Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Runner's Knee
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Tension Headache
Trigger Point Injection
Upper Back Pain
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Biography

Dr. Scott Akers, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Prestonsburg, KY and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from University Of Kentucky in 1998 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

  • 1998
    University Of Kentucky
    Medical School
    1998

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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