Dr. Shameem Akhtar MD

  • Internal Medicine Lafayette, LA

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Reviews reflect patients' level of satisfaction with the care they received from this provider. Dr. Shameem Akhtar xhas an overall rating of 4.3.


Dr. Shameem Akhtar, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Lafayette, LA, with another office in Lafayette, LA. She has 15 years of experience. Her specialties include Internal Medicine. Dr. Akhtar is affiliated with Our Lady of Lourdes Reg Medical Center, The Regional Medical Center of Acadiana and Southwest Medical Center-Lafayette. She speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Shameem Akhtar has the following 1 specialty.

Internal Medicine

An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

Locations & Directions

4640 W Congress St
Lafayette, LA 70506

2730 Ambassador Caffery Pkwy
Lafayette, LA 70506

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