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Dr. Jawed Akhtar, MD

Nephrology* Age 49
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Dr. Jawed Akhtar, MD

Nephrology* Age 49
State College, PA
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Dr. Jawed Akhtar, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in State College, PA.

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Dr. Jawed Akhtar, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in State College, PA. They graduated from BIHAR UNIVERSITY / SRI KRISHNA MEDICAL COLLEGE. They currently practice at Practice and are affiliated with Geisinger Lewistown Hospital and Geisinger Medical Center. Their office is not accepting new patients. Dr. Akhtar is board certified in Internal Medicine and accepts multiple insurance plans.

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Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage III
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Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage III
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Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage III
Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease (ADPKD)
Acute Kidney Failure
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Chronic Kidney Disease Stage IV
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
End-Stage Renal Disease
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypokalemia
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Nausea
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Nephritis and Nephropathy
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
Tobacco Use Disorder
Vitamin D Deficiency
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Immunization Administration
Acidosis
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Acute Kidney Infection
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Chronic Kidney Disease Stage V
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Dehydration
Diabetes Insipidus
Fever
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Gout
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Hydronephrosis
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Joint Pain
Kidney Infection
Kidney Stones
Leukocytopenia
Limb Pain
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Muscle Cramping
Muscle Spasm
Nephrogenic Diabetes Insipidus
Nephrotic Syndrome
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Proteinuria
Pyonephrosis
Renal Osteodystrophy
Sebaceous Cysts
Secondary Hypertension
Shortness of Breath
Small Kidney
Systemic Vasculitis
Thrush
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Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vasculitis
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Hemodialysis
Kidney Transplant Evaluation
Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
Renal Scan
Ultrasound, Kidney

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  • APCN Open Access Aetna Select
    Choice Plus POS II
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Locations

  1. 1 Geisinger Clinic
    200 Scenery Dr, State College, PA 16801
  2. 2 Geisinger Cold Springs
    3228 Cold Springs Rd, Huntingdon, PA 16652
  3. 3 Select Specialty Hospital-danville
    100 N Academy Ave, Danville, PA 17822
  4. 4 Geisinger Lewistown Hospital
    400 Highland Ave, Lewistown, PA 17044

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Biography
  • Dr. Jawed Akhtar, MD is a nephrology specialist in State College, PA. He specializes in Nephrology.
Biography
Specialties*
Nephrology
Specialties*
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Education

Education

Medical Education
  • BIHAR UNIVERSITY / SRI KRISHNA MEDICAL COLLEGE
Medical Education

Board Certifications

Board Certifications
  • Internal Medicine and Nephrology
Board Certifications
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Frequently Asked Questions

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New patients are generally accepted by Dr. Jawed Akhtar, MD. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Akhtar's profile.

Dr. Jawed Akhtar, MD is affiliated with Geisinger Lewistown Hospital and Geisinger Medical Center.

Yes, Dr. Jawed Akhtar, MD holds board certification in Internal Medicine and Nephrology.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Geisinger Lewistown Hospital

    400 Highland Ave, Lewistown, PA

  • Geisinger Medical Center

    100 N Academy Ave, Danville, PA