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Fernando M Akerman, MD Endocrinology

Dr. Fernando M Akerman, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Reproductive Endocrinology
Miami, FL 33176 (2 other locations)
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About Dr. Fernando M Akerman MD

Dr. Fernando M Akerman, MD is a doctor primarily located in Miami, FL, with other offices in Miami Beach, FL and Coral Gables, FL. He has 34 years of experience. His specialties include Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Reproductive Endocrinology.

Dr. Akerman has received the following awards:

Locations

Dr. Fernando M Akerman has 3 locations

Fertility And Ivf Center Of Miami 8950 N Kendall Dr Ste 103 Miami, FL 33176
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Fertility And Ivf Center Of Miami 4308 Alton Rd Ste 760 Miami Beach, FL 33140
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Dr. Fernando M Akerman 2828 Coral Way Coral Gables, FL 33145

Specialties

Dr. Fernando M Akerman has the following 3 SPECIALTIES

An endocrinologist is a physician with extensive training in understanding, diagnosing and treating conditions related to the endocrine system. The endocrine system regulates the balance of hormones. Conditions of the endocrine system involve an over-abundance, or deficiency of a certain hormone. While there is a range when it comes to the amount of a hormone that is deemed normal in a human, these specialists determine whether a person's amount of hormone is indicative of a health concern.
Reproductive Endocrinology

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Fernando M Akerman has the following 14 expertise

  • Infertility
  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)
  • Menopause
  • Gynecologic Surgical Procedures
  • Hot Flashes
  • Reproductive Techniques
  • Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
  • Microsurgery
  • Reproductive Medicine
  • Male Infertility
  • Diabetes
  • Female Infertility
  • Sperm Donation or Egg Donation (Oocyte Donation)
  • Endometriosis

Awards

3 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award (2020, 2018, 2017, 2008)

    Patients' Choice Award 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.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2020, 2018, 2017)

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2020)

    On-Time Doctor Award 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.

Education

34 Years Experience

Universidad De Buenos Aires Facultad De Medicina

Graduated in 1987

Albert Einstein College Of Medicine

Residency

Dr. Fernando M Akerman Accepts the Following Insurance

  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida
    • BCBS Florida myBlue
    • Florida Blue BlueCare HMO
    • Florida Blue BlueOptions
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • UHC of the River Valley
    • Neighborhood Health Partnership Commercial
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Fernando M Akerman

Dr. Fernando M. Akerman has been the Associate Director of the Fertility & IVF Center of Miami since 1999. He is a native of Argentina and is fluent in Spanish, English, and Portuguese. He completed his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Saint Louis University School of Medicine in 1997, and his fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at the University of Louisville, Kentucky in 1999. Before that he graduated with honors from the Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina, where he also completed his Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology in 1992. Dr. Akerman completed an Intership in Pathology at Albert Einstein School of Medicine, New York. Dr. Akerman is Board Certified in Ob/Gyn and is a Diplomate Certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, subspecialty in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility. Dr. Akerman is member of numerous scientific societies such as the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM), the Society of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility (SREI), the Society of Assisted Reproductive Technology (SART), the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ACOG) and the Miami Obstetrical and Gynecological Society. In 2015 he became the President of the Florida Society of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility (FSREI). He is an active speaker at numerous international fertility meetings. His main clinical interest are oocyte donation and gestational surrogacy, being considered a world expert in the field of Human Reproduction and Infertility. His patients come from all five continents to achieve the dream of having a family at his center in South Florida.

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