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Dr. Razia Akhtar, MD

Pediatric Hematology & Oncology*
2.0 (1)
Map Pin Small New Brunswick, NJ
Accepting new patients
17 years of experience

Offers telehealth

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Overview of Dr. Razia Akhtar, MD

Dr. Razia Akhtar, MD is a Pediatric Hematology-Oncology Specialist in New Brunswick, NJ. They specialize in Pediatric Hematology & Oncology, has 17 years of experience, and is board certified in Pediatrics. They graduated from University of Missouri and is affiliated with Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Akhtar an average 2.0 star rating.

Dr. Akhtar works at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey in New Brunswick, NJ. They frequently treat conditions like Sickle Cell Disease along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Akhtar's Office Locations

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    Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey
    165 Little Albany St, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (732) 353-1906

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    About Dr. Razia Akhtar, MD

    Specialties*
    • Pediatric Hematology & Oncology

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    Years of Experience
    • 17 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    Gender
    • Female
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    NPI Number
    • 1962724872
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • University of Missouri
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Pediatrics and Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital

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    Dr. Razia Akhtar, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Akhtar is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    Dr. Akhtar works at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey in New Brunswick, NJ. View the full address on Dr. Akhtar’s profile.

    Dr. Akhtar has seen patients for Sickle Cell Disease, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Akhtar on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    1 patients have reviewed Dr. Akhtar. The overall rating for this provider is 2.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Akhtar.

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