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Dr. Shahab A Akhter MD is a male Family Practitioner, has 17 years of experience and practices in Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery, and Adult Medicine.
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Dr. Shahab Akhter has 3 office locations.
Hyde Park
5841 S Maryland Ave
Chicago, IL 60637

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Locations and availability (3)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
(2)
Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Shahab Akhter is Good. Dr. Akhter has been reviewed by 2 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 2.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Promptness 1.0
  • Currently 1 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 1.0
  • Currently 1 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 1.0
  • Currently 1 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 1.0
  • Currently 1 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. Shahab Akhter, MD is board certified in Surgery and Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Brain Death
  • Heart Transplantation

Education & Awards

Dr. Akhter graduated from University of Chicago.


Affiliations

Dr. Akhter has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • The University of Chicago Medicine 
  • University Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • Aetna - 3 plans
  • United Healthcare - 18 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans
  • Unicare - 5 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois - 13 plans
  • Humana - 13 plans
  • Cigna - 5 plans


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Shahab A. Akhter practice?
Dr. Shahab Akhter practices Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery, and Adult Medicine near Chicago, IL.
See Chicago Surgeons, Chicago Cardiothoracic Surgeons, and Chicago Family Physicians.