Dr. Waheed Akba, MD



Orthopedic Surgery     -  Michigan,  Saginaw

 Overview

Dr. Waheed Akba, MD works in Saginaw, Michigan is a specialist in Orthopedic Surgery and graduated Jewish Hospital Med Center in 1981. Dr. Akba is affiliated with Covenant Medical Center, Saint Mary's of Michigan Medical Center and practicing for 43 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

 Conditions

  • Acute Angle-Closure Glaucoma
  • Acute Urinary Retention
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Agammaglobulinemia, X-Linked, Type 2
  • Allergy and-or Sensitivity Elimination Reprogramming Technique
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Asherman Syndrome
  • Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia (AIHA)
  • Barium Enema
  • Biceps Tendinitis
  • Blepharophimosis - Ptosis - Epicanthus Inversus Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Graft vs Host Disease
  • Coffee-Workers' Lung
  • Complex Pediatric Spine Surgery
  • Complex Spinal Instrumentation Procedure
  • Corneal Tattooing
  • Descemet's Stripping With Endothelial Keratoplasty (DSEK)
  • Deviated Septum
  • Diagnostic Evaluation
  • Dog Allergy
  • Dry Skin
  • Dust Mite Allergy
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Endoscopic Procedure
  • Enlarged Turbinates
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Erythema
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Ewing's Sarcoma
  • Food Additive Adverse Reaction - Chocolate
  • Food Additive Adverse Reaction - Citric Acid Intolerance
  • Food Additive Adverse Reaction - Food Additives
  • Food Additive Adverse Reaction - Sulphite
  • Food Additive Allergy
  • Food Additive Allergy - Amaranth
  • Food Additive Allergy - Annatto
  • Food Additive Allergy - Carmine
  • Food Allergy - Carp
  • Gastric Lymphoma
  • Gastroparesis
  • Generalized Pustular Psoriasis
  • Glaucoma - Sleep Apnea
  • Glycogen Storage Disease, Type IIb
  • Heavy Metal Detoxification
  • Helminthosporium Fungus Allergy
  • Hemofiltration
  • Herniated Disc Procedure
  • Hyperglycemia
  • Hyperkalemic Periodic Paralysis
  • Hypertensive Retinopathy
  • Hypothermia
  • Iatrogenic Pneumothorax
  • Infertility Surgery
  • Insect Sting Allergies
  • Invasive Lobular Carcinoma
  • Joint X-Ray
  • Lumbar Epidural Nerve Block
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Management of Mechanical Ventilator
  • Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Microlaryngoscopy
  • Miscarriages
  • Mood Changes
  • Multiple Sclerosis Therapy
  • Mycobacterial Infections
  • Neurological Injuries
  • North Carolina Macular Dystrophy
  • Open Wound
  • Ovarian Insufficiency Due to FSH Resistance
  • Oxycontin Addiction
  • Pancreatic Insufficiency
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pediatric Chronic Infection
  • Pediatric Hip Disorders
  • Pediatric Thoracic Disorders
  • Pediatric Voiding
  • Pelvic Support Problems
  • Pigeon-Breeders' Disease
  • Pneumatic Dilations (PD)
  • Pneumoconiosis
  • Primary Dystonias
  • Radiation Proctitis
  • Recurring Pneumonia
  • Retinal Neovascularization
  • Retrobulbar Neuropathy
  • Rheumatic Diseases
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sinus Node Disease
  • Sinus Polyp
  • Skin Aging
  • Sperm Retrieval (Via Electroejaculation)
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Spinal Anesthesia
  • Steppage Gait
  • Stress Test
  • Syndactyly
  • The treatment of complicated hypertension
  • Third-Degree Burns
  • Tissue Plasminogen Activator (tPA)
  • Upper Airway Obstruction
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Wart Removal

 Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Excision of Tibula or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

 Years Since Graduation

  • 43

 State License

  • Michigan

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Residency Hospital


Jewish Hospital Med Center

Brooklyn, NY, USA

Year completed: 1981

Fellowship Hospital


Ny Ortho Hospital


Year completed: 1982

Medical School


Punjab Medical College, University Of Health Sciences Lahore

FAISALABAD, Pakistan
Graduated: 1976

Internship Hospital


Booth Meml Med Center

Flushing
Year completed: 1978

 Awards

1   AMA
2   MSMS
3   SCMS

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 Office Locations



Other Office Locations

 Waheed Akbar MD

4701 Towne Centre Road Suite 303
Michigan (MI)
Saginaw,
48604

  (989) 790-6719

Accepting New Patients

  • No
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 Map & Directions



Akbar and Akbar MD's, 4701 Towne Centre Road Suite 303, Saginaw, Michigan (MI), 48604




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Care Network PCP Focus Network
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • CareSource
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cofinity
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Emblem Health
  • EmblemHealth
  • Golden Rule
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Group Employees PPO
  • HAP Insurance
  • Health Alliance
  • Humana
  • McLaren Health Plan
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • Meritain Health
  • Molina
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • MVP Health Care
  • National Elevator
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • NGS CoreSource
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • Planned Administration Inc
  • Preferred PPO
  • Priority Health
  • Priority PPO
  • State Farm
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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 Affiliated Hospitals


Covenant Medical Center photo


Covenant Medical Center

1447 North Harrison Street Michigan MI, Saginaw, 48602

Covenant Medical Center is a hospital located in Saginaw, MI. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 14 of 14 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 14 of 14 procedures.



Saint Mary's of Michigan Medical Center photo


Saint Mary's of Michigan Medical Center

800 South Washington Avenue Michigan MI, Saginaw, 48601

Saint Mary's of Michigan Medical Center is a non-profit hospital located in Saginaw, MI. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are above the state average in 5 of 14 procedures. Length of Stay is shorter than the state average in 2 of 14 procedures.




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