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Adam Akers

License Number: 
8002 Obstetrics & Gynecology

Available in following clinical division(s): 
Gynecology,

About Adam Akers

Senior Attending Physician - Internal Medicine

Dr. Akers was born and grew up in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania, USA. He attended Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY where he received a B.S. degree in Biomedical Engineering. He graduated cum laude from the University of Pittsburgh School of medicine in 1992.

He completed his internal medicine residency at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and was chief resident there in 1995. After residency he was in private practice internal medicine for 10 years before returning to the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center to the Department of Critical Care Medicine.  There he founded the division of hospital medicine and developed hospitalist services at six affiliated hospitals in the UPMC system. Since coming to Sidra Medical and Research Center he has been working clinically as a hospitalist at Hamad Medical Center and as a primary care physician at the Qatar Foundation PHCC clinic.

  •   Degrees:  MD, FACP
  •   Specialities:  Critical Care, Internal Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology
21
Years of Experience
8
Clinical Excellence Awards

Publications

Peripherally inserted central catheter use in the hospitalized patient: is there a role for the hospitalist?
J Hosp Med. 2009 Jul;4(6):E1-4. doi: 10.1002/jhm.446...
Akers AS, Chelluri L
Placement of a Magnetic Small Bowel Feeding Tube at the Bedside: The Syncro-BlueTube
JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 2015 Jun 30. pii: 0148607115594235...
Akers AS, Pinsky M

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