Dr. Syed Akhter, MD

Dr. Syed Akhter, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
(16)
Save
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
  • 6 More

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Akhter

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Dr. Akhter's Experience

0%ExperienceMatch
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

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

210  Conditions Treated

Less
Read Less

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
Less
Read Less

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
  • Dow Medical
    Medical 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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Akhter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Akhter does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Akhter and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Akhter's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Akhter to family and friends
16 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Akhter's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Image of Dr. Akhter
Are you Dr. Akhter?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!