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Dr. Donald Lea Akers MD and FACS is a male Surgeon, has 26 years of experience and practices in Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
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Dr. Donald Akers has 6 office locations.
7557 Dannaher Way
Ste 110
Powell, TN 37849

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Locations and availability (6)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

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  • Currently 1 of 4 stars
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Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Donald Akers is Poor. Dr. Akers has been reviewed by 2 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 1 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 1.0
  • Currently 1 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 1.5
  • Currently 1.5 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 1.0
  • Currently 1 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 1.0
  • Currently 1 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Donald Akers, MD, FACS is board certified in Vascular Surgery.


Education & Awards

Dr. Akers graduated from University of Tennessee, Memphis. He has 4 awards.

Awards  
XXIII MAXWELL LAPHAM LECTURER
GRADUATE SCH MAGNA CUM LAUDE
C.M. GOOCH SCHOLARSHIP CTR FOR THE HLTH SCIENCES
UNDERGRADUATE CUM LAUDE 1977

Affiliations

Dr. Akers has 23 hospital affiliations:

  • Baptist Hospital Of Cocke County 
  • Methodist Med Center Of Oak Ridge 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Akers accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Aetna - 2 plans
  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Bluegrass Family Health - 2 plans
  • Humana - 3 plans
  • Cigna - 7 plans
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Donald L. Akers practice?
Dr. Donald Akers practices Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Powell, TN.
Additional practice locations include: Knoxville, TN and Jefferson City, TN.
See Powell Surgeons and Powell Cardiothoracic Surgeons.