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Dr. Mohammad Akbar, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat*
3.7 (15)
Map Pin Small Pottsville, PA
Accepting new patients

Overview of Dr. Mohammad Akbar, MD

Dr. Mohammad Akbar, MD is a Head & Neck Surgery Otolaryngologist in Pottsville, PA. Dr. Akbar, completed a residency at Temple University Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Akbar an average 3.7 star rating.

Dr. Akbar works at Practice in Pottsville, PA. They frequently treat conditions like Age Related Hearing Loss, Sudden Deafness and-or Hearing Loss and Earwax Buildup along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Akbar's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Schuylkill Otolaryngology Asso. Inc.
    26 S Centre St, Pottsville, PA 17901 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (570) 875-2000

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Geisinger St. Luke's Hospital
  • Lehigh Valley Hospital-Schuylkill S. Jackson Street

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Age Related Hearing Loss
Sudden Deafness and-or Hearing Loss
Earwax Buildup

Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Age Related Hearing Loss
Sudden Deafness and-or Hearing Loss
Earwax Buildup
Acute Respiratory Infection
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Allergic Rhinitis
Broken Nose
Cervical Vertigo
Chronic Sinusitis
Conductive Hearing Loss
Deviated Septum
Dysphagia
Enlarged Turbinates
Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
Facial Fracture
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Head and Neck Cancer
Hearing Loss Due to Noise
Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
Meniere's Disease
Nasal Polyp
Nonsuppurative Otitis Media
Otitis Media
Otosclerosis
Outer Ear Infection
Pharyngitis
Postnasal Drip
Sinusitis
Sleep Apnea
Suppurative Otitis Media
Throat Pain
Thyroid Cancer
Tinnitus
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Tonsillitis
Vertigo
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Vocal Cord Polyp
Desensitization
Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
Wound Repair
Acoustic Neuroma
Acute Laryngitis
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Tonsillitis
Allergic Reaction
Anosmia
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Autoimmune Diseases
Bell's Palsy
Benign Pituitary Gland Tumor
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Cancer
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Cholesteatoma
Chronic Adenotonsillitis
Chronic Laryngitis
Cleft Palate
Common Cold
Cough
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Deafness
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Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
Ear Abscess
Ear Disorders
ENT Cancer
Facial Nerve Disorder
Fracture
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Gastrointestinal Diseases
Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
Labyrinthitis
Laryngeal Cancer
Laryngitis
Larynx Conditions
Leukoplakia
Lip Cancer
Loss of Smell and Taste
Loss of Taste
Malignant Otitis Externa
Maxillary and Malar Fractures
Mixed Hearing Loss
Nose Cancer
Nosebleed
Oral Cancer
Oral or Facial Cleft
Orbital Fracture
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Perforated Eardrum
Peritonsillar Abscess
Pulmonary Disease
Salivary Gland Cancer
Salivary Gland Cyst
Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
Sensorineural Hearing Loss
Sjögren's Syndrome
Sleep Disorders
Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
Sudden Idiopathic Hearing Loss
Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
TMJ
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Tongue Cancer
Tongue-Tie
Tonsil Cancer
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vocal Cord Nodule
Vocal Cord Paralysis
Wheezing
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Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
Adenoidectomy
Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Audiometry
Carotid Ultrasound
Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
Diagnostic Nasal and Sinus Endoscopy
Ear Tube Placement
ENT Surgery
Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
Excision or Destruction of Pharynx Lesion
Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing (FEES)
Glossectomy
Head and Neck Surgery
Hearing Screening
Home Sleep Study
Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
Lip, Excision or Resection
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Middle Ear Implant Candidacy Evaluation
Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
Oral Cancer Screening
Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
Radiofrequency Ablation Turbinate
Rhinoseptoplasty
Sinus Surgery
Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroid Scan
Thyroidectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tonsillectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Ultrasound, Thyroid
Vestibule and Floor of Mouth Excision or Destruction
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    3.7
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    About Dr. Mohammad Akbar, MD

    Specialties*
    • Ear, Nose, and Throat

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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Urdu
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    NPI Number
    • 1568430973
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Temple University Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • Logan Memorial Hospital
    Internship
    Board Certifications
    • Otolaryngology and Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Mohammad Akbar, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Akbar is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Akbar has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Akbar has seen patients for Age Related Hearing Loss, Sudden Deafness and-or Hearing Loss and Earwax Buildup, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Akbar on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    15 patients have reviewed Dr. Akbar. The overall rating for this provider is 3.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Akbar.

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