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About Dr. Ahmet C Ozaktay

Dr. Ahmet C Ozaktay, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Tamarac, FL. His specialties include Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine. Dr. Ozaktay is affiliated with University Hospital & Medical Center. Dr. Ozaktay has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

15 Ratings with 5 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ahmet C Ozaktay is Great. Dr. Ahmet C Ozaktay has been rated by 15 patients. From those 15 patients 5 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Ahmet C Ozaktay is 4.1 of 5.0 stars.

Location

get directions ANESTHESIA PAIN CARE CONSULTANTS
7171 N University Dr Ste 300
Tamarac, FL 33321

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Specialties

Dr. Ahmet C Ozaktay has the following 2 specialties

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Ahmet C Ozaktay has the following 11 expertise

  • Acute Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Arthritis
  • Stroke
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndromes
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Cancer Pain
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

Reviews

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Excellent, Caring Doctor

The wait is worth it. Dr. O spends time with each patient to really discuss what is going on. He genuinely cares about his patients, and it shows.

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SCAM ARTIST

This doctor is a scam artist. I was referred to him for pain management, as I am a Stage 5 kidney disease patient, I have phenochromocytoma, HIV, I have a history of Lymphoma, Squamous Cell Carcinoma, I have had a large bowel removal and have permanent injuries from a car accident. My Primary doctor lost his license and my new doctor referred me to Dr.Ozaktay. He charged me $350 dollars to make me sign a contract that I would only get pain medication through him. He didn't give me pain medication that first visit because, my new primary gave me a 30 day supply until I could come see Dr.Ozaktay one day prior. Before that I had no pain management for over 3 months as i rushed around trying to find new doctors that performed the functions my original Primary doctor performed. Dr. Ozaktay counted my new pills, initialed the bottle and told me to come back in 3 months. I initially questioned this, as I only had enough pain medication for one month, but he assured me he would help me, so I took a urine test at his office and left. On my next 3 month visit,Dr. Ozaktay decides he cannot give me pain management because my last urine test showed no signs of the pain medication in my system. I explained to him it wouldn't have had any in my system because I have been going without since the loss of my initial primary and that is why I was coming to him. He implied because there was no pain medication in my urine, that I wanted the medication for other purposes, but would not elaborate further. I told him to take another urine test, because I had been taking the 30 day supply, given by my new primary, 1 pill every three days to make them last through the next scheduled appointment. He gave me another urine test and told me he would contact me with the results. I later got another bill for $250 and he again refused to take me on as a client. He collected over $540 from my insurance and sent me a bill for the remaining balance after not helping my one bit for any of my aliments. I found the whole visit to be a scam by a shrewd cion artist who uses the suffering of others to pad his bank account. He should lose his license.

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Wonderful Doctor!

Having sickle cell is not easy especially when it comes to pain management as most medical professionals treat us like addicts. However Dr. O is by far one of the most amazing, genuinely caring and super smart doctors I have ever met, & I've met a lot! He listens to you and treats you like an actual person. He explained my treatment plan so that I could understand and answered all of my questions. It's extremely rare to find doctors like him especially in today's health care system I really wish there were doctors and people in general like him. :) What a wonderful human being...I'm glad he's my doc!

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Retired Spine pain mgt chiropractic physician and rehabilitation

Dr. O is truly the best there is in the South Florida area along with Dr. Fox. The office staff is amazing and very caring as well are the staff at the surgery center & university hospital. I only go to the best there is in regards to pain management as a former provider who rendered care on former patients in order to manage their pain.

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10 minutes
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He really cares

Dr. O has been my doctor for over 2 years. He originally was in Port Charlotte, Fl and moved over to the east coast. I tried other doctors here after he left but no one could take care of me like Dr. O. He is so caring and really listens to what a patient has to say. He took care of my sister with MS who at one time was in a wheelchair and needed someone 24/7. She now drives and lives on her own . I believe it was Dr.O understanding of medical needs and her personal needs that lead to her having a quality life with a devastating disease. He is someone I am proud to call Doctor and would recommend him to anyone who has pain that interferes with daily life.

Easy Appointment
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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2018)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2018, 2014)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Ozaktay is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Ahmet C Ozaktay accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • AvMed Health
    • AvMed Empower
    • AvMed Engage
    • Avmed Choice
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida
    • BCBS Florida myBlue
    • Florida Blue BlueCare HMO
    • Florida Blue BlueOptions
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry FL Employer Group HMO Open Access
    • Coventry FL Employer Group PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana HMO
    • Humana HMO Premier
    • Humana HMO Select
    • Humana National POS
    • Humana Preferred PPO
  • UHC of the River Valley
    • Neighborhood Health Partnership Commercial
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS

Locations & Directions

ANESTHESIA PAIN CARE CONSULTANTS, 7171 N University Dr Ste 300, Tamarac, FL
Uploaded January 1, 2012

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