Dr. Robert P Akbari MD Surgeon

Dr. Robert Akbari is a surgeon in Towson, Maryland. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Baltimore Washington Medical Center and Howard County General Hospital. He received his medical degree from Penn State College of Medicine and has been in practice for 17 years. He is one of 32 doctors at Baltimore Washington Medical Center and one of 24 at Howard County General Hospital who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Minnesota
Residency, Colon and Rectal Surgery, 2003 - 2004

Allegheny General Hospital-Western Pennsylvania Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1997 - 2002

Penn State College of Medicine
Class of 1997

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

CO State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Colectomy for fulminant Clostridium difficile colitis: predictors of mortality.
Perera, A.D., Akbari, R.P., Cowher, M.S., Read, T.E., McCormick, J.T., Medich, D.S., Celebrezze, J.P., Beck, S.J., Fischer, P.E., Caushaj, P.F.

Anastomotic sinuses after ileoanal pouch construction: incidence, management, and outcome.
Akbari, R.P., Madoff, R.D., Parker, S.C., Hagerman, G., Minami, S., Bullard Dunn, K.M., Mellgren, A.F.

Occult perineal endometrioma diagnosed by endoanal ultrasound and treated by excision: a report of 3 cases.
McCormick, J.T., Read, T.E., Akbari, R.P., Sklow, B., Papaconstantinou, H.T., Geyer, S., O'Keefe, L., Caushaj, P.F.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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