Dr. Afaque Akhtar MD Internist

Dr. Afaque Akhtar is an internist in Fuquay Varina, North Carolina. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Betsy Johnson Regional Hospital and Johnston Health. He received his medical degree from Dow Medical College and has been in practice for 25 years. He is one of 10 doctors at Betsy Johnson Regional Hospital and one of 8 at Johnston Health who specialize in Internal Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Internist: Hospice & Palliative Medicine

Education & Medical Training

N Shore University Hospital - Forest Hills
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1995 - 1998

The University Medical Center At The University Of
Fellowship, Nephrology, 1998 - 1999

University of Tennessee College of Medicine at Chattanooga
Fellowship, Hospice and Palliative Medicine, 2009 - 2010

Dow Medical College
Class of 1989

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

NC State Medical License

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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