Dr. Yasir Akhtar, MD

Cardiology  |  
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Age 37
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Dr. Yasir Akhtar, MD
Dr. Yasir Akhtar, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Knoxville, TN. He is 37 years old and has been practicing for 15 years. Dr. Akhtar is affiliated with Physicians Regional Medical Center and Jefferson Memorial Hospital.

Physicians Regional Medical Center

900 E Oak Hill Ave Ste 600

Knoxville, TN 37917

Contact Information

(865) 647-5800

Dr. Yasir Akhtar, MD

Dr. Yasir Akhtar, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MVP Health Care
  • Optima Health
  • Universal American

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Dr. Akhtar's Experience

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Dr. Akhtar's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Cardiology
  • Board certified in Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine and Interventional Cardiology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Physician Specialties**
  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
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Procedures

  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Echocardiography
  • Impella Device
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • Aga Khan Medical College, The Aga Khan University
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Indiana University / School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Indiana University / School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • University Of Virginia Health System
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Akhtar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Punjabi
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Akhtar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Akhtar to family and friends
5.0
based on 8 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Akhtar'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
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
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Very nice, doesn't rush through appt. explains everything in great detail.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Akhtar accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MVP Health Care
  • Optima Health
  • Universal American

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Akhtar has admitting privileges

Jefferson Memorial Hospital
110 Hospital Dr
Jefferson City, TN 37760
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Physicians Regional Medical Center
900 E Oak Hill Ave
Knoxville, TN 37917
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