Dr. Syed Akhter, MD

Dr. Syed Akhter, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Syed Akhter, MD is a family medicine specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Dow Medical and specializes in family medicine.

3017 N Ashland Ave Apt 1N

Chicago, IL 60657

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • HealthLink
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Dr. Akhter's Experience

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Dr. Akhter's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Akhter "My first priority is my patient. I want my patient to feel comfortable so I can deliver best care. I and my patient work together to accomplish a desired goal. My principle roll is to provide the patient with accurate information about their condition or diagnosis."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

210  Conditions Treated

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32  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Biopsy
  • Breast Exam
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Cryotherapy for Warts
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Immunization
  • Ingrown Toenail Treatment
  • Joint Injection
  • Liver Function Test
  • Mole Removal
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Stitches
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Wellness Examination
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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.

Education

  • Adamjee
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Vermont / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Wayne St U/Nrth Oakland Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • University Of Wisconsin / Madison
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Dow Medical
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Akhter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Hindi
  • Urdu
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Akhter's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Akhter

4.8

Based on 16 reviews

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