Dr. Ulcay Akin, MD

Pediatric RheumatologyFemaleAge 54

Dr. Ulcay Akin, MD is a Pediatric Rheumatology Specialist in Saint Paul, MN and has over 30 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Istanbul Universitesi, Cerrahpasa Tip Fakultesi medical school in 1991. She is affiliated with M Health Fairview University of Minnesota Medical Center - West Bank. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Akin to book an appointment.

Dr. Akin

Gillette Childrens Specialty Healthcare

200 University Ave E Saint Paul, MN 55101
Accepting new patients

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Dr. Akin's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
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Dr. Akin performs Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Akin performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Musculoskeletal Function Test
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Dr. Akin performs Musculoskeletal Function Test more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Akin performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Joint Fluid Test
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Akin performs Joint Fluid Test more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Akin performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Akin's conditions and procedures:

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dry Eyes
  • Fever
  • Functional Orthotic
  • Henoch–Schönlein Purpura (HSP)
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Fluid Test
  • Joint Pain
  • Juvenile Dermatomyositis
  • Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Musculoskeletal Function Test
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
  • Scleroderma
  • Spondylarthropathy
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
  • Vasculitis

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(651) 290-8707

Dr. Akin accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
Group Value Network (Select Network)-MN
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
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Dr. Akin's Reviews

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Dr Akin is terrific. My daughter had a rare condition that is not well-researched. She was knowledgeable, caring and took time with us.
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Ulcay Akin, MD is a Pediatric Rheumatology Specialist in Saint Paul, MN and has over 30 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from...Read more

Specialties

  • Pediatric Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Education

New Eng Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1995
Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency Hospital
1991
Istanbul Universitesi, Cerrahpasa Tip Fakultesi
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Turkish

Awards

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What are Dr. Ulcay Akin, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Akin frequently treats Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal, Musculoskeletal Function Test, and Joint Fluid Test. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Akin treats.

Where is Dr. Ulcay Akin, MD's office located?

Dr. Akin's office is located at 200 University Ave E, Saint Paul, MN 55101. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Ulcay Akin, MD speak?

Dr. Akin speaks Turkish and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Gillette Childrens Specialty Healthcare

Gillette Childrens Specialty Healthcare200 University Ave E Saint Paul, MN 55101
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Affiliated Hospitals

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M Health Fairview University of Minnesota Medical Center - West Bank

Minneapolis, MN

72% Patient Experience Rating, 3% higher than the national average