Dr. William Akin, MD

Dr. William Akin, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 83
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Dr. William Akin, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Abilene, TX and has been practicing for 57 years. He graduated from Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston in 1959 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

702 Hickory St Ste B

Abilene, TX 79601

Contact Information

(325) 677-2026

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Perforated Eardrum
very high
more than 99% of peers
Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
very high
more than 99% of peers
Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
very high
more than 94% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

56  Conditions Treated

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14  Procedures

  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

1 Board Action
  • Failure to keep adequate medical records (6/14/2013)
    Action Taken: Agreed Order with Terms and Conditions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Texas

Education

  • Univ Of Tx Med Branch Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated 1959
  • University Of Tx Med Br Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1960
  • Riverside Co Genl Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1961
  • University Of Tx Med Br Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Akin has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Akin's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Akin to family and friends
2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
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Dr. Akin'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
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