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Dr. Shanti Akers, MD

Pulmonary Disease ·  Female · Age 37

Dr. Akers

Unity Health Network Pumonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine

701 White Pond Dr Ste 300 Akron, OH 44320

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Dr. Shanti Akers, MD is a pulmonologist in Akron, OH. She specializes in pulmonary disease.


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Dr. Akers' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Pulmonary Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akers treats Pulmonary Disease more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Akers treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akers treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Akers treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Emphysema
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akers treats Emphysema more than 97% of her peers

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

Dr. Akers' conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

About Me

Biography

Dr. Shanti Akers, MD is a pulmonologist in Akron, OH. She specializes in pulmonary disease.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

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Outstanding, friendly, knowledgable on most recent medical research and treatment, compassionate and actually listens to patient as well as speaks in understandable language. I would absolutely recommend Dr Akers!
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