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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Russell Akin is Excellent. Dr. Akin has been reviewed by 16 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.6
Promptness 4.8
Courteous Staff 4.5
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Russell Akin, MD is board certified in Dermatology.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Acne (Acne Vulgaris)
  • Acne Rosacea
  • Melanoma
  • Psoriasis
  • Skin Cancer

Education & Awards

Dr. Akin graduated from Texas Tech University , Lubbock. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2012, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012, 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Akin has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Midland Memorial Hospital 
  • University Medical Center - Lubbock 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Russell Scott Akin MD is a male Dermatologist, has 7 years of experience and practices in Dermatology.
Where does Dr. Russell S. Akin practice?
Dr. Russell Akin has 1 office location.
Dr. Russell Akin practices Dermatology near Midland, TX.
See Midland Dermatologists.