Dr. Lauren J Akers, DO



Pediatrics     -  Texas,  Fort Worth

 Overview

Dr. Lauren J Akers, DO works in Fort Worth, Texas is a specialist in Pediatrics, Pediatric Oncology & Pediatric Hematology and graduated Children's Hospital in 2005. 

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Oncology & Pediatric Hematology

 Conditions

  • Aphasia
  • Arterial Revascularization
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Carcinoma
  • Chronic Headache
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Colon Disorders
  • Demyelinating Disorders
  • External Ear Disorders
  • Facet Joint Nerve Ablation
  • Food Allergy - Codfish
  • Food Allergy - Fruit
  • Functional Movement Screening
  • Herbal Agent Adverse Reaction - Echinacea
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Imperforate Anus
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Knee Pain
  • Laterality Defects
  • Lumbar Decompression Therapy
  • Memory Disorders
  • Metabolic Rate Testing
  • Microscopic Ulcerative Colitis
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Congenital, Infantile With Cataract - Hypogonadism
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Congenital, Type 1C
  • Ocular Myasthenia Gravis
  • Optic Ataxia
  • Outpatient and inpatient dialysis supervision and management [More]
  • Photosensitivity
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Pneumoconiosis
  • Popliteal Entrapment
  • Prolactinoma
  • Pulmonary Sarcoidosis
  • Salivary Gland Stones
  • Shoulder Fractures
  • Skin Lesion
  • Sleep-Related Rhythmic Movement Disorder
  • Spinal Dislocation
  • Stitches
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
  • The provision of nutritional information for patients with kidney disease
  • Thoracic Tumors
  • Venous Thromboembolic Disease

 Procedures

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Anemia
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Burkitt's Lymphoma
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • ENT Cancer
  • Graft vs Host Disease
  • Hemophilia
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Leukocytosis
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma
  • Lymphoma, Large Cell, Anaplastic
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Malignant Histiocytosis
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Pancytopenia
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
  • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thalassemia
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
  • von Willebrand Disease

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics

 State License

  • Texas

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Residency Hospital


Children's Hospital


Year completed: 2005

Internship Hospital


Children's Hospital


Year completed: 2003

Fellowship Hospital


University Of Texas Md Anderson Cancer Center

Houston, TX, USA

Year completed: 2008

 Awards

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Cook Childrens HEM ONL Clinic

901 7th Avenue Suite 220
Texas (TX)
Fort Worth,
76104

  (682) 885-4007

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
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 Map & Directions



Cook Childrens HEM ONL Clinic, 901 7th Avenue Suite 220, Fort Worth, Texas (TX), 76104




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Choice
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • HAP Insurance
  • Health Alliance
  • Health Net
  • HealthFirst
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • LocalPlus
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Medicare MCR
  • Molina
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • NGS CoreSource
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • Preferred PPO
  • Preferred Provider Network PPN
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • UniCare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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 Affiliated Hospitals

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