Dr. Robert Arthur Akins MD ENT-Otolaryngologist

Dr. Robert Akins is an ENT-otolaryngologist in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. He received his medical degree from University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Medicine and has been in practice for 32 years.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

ENT-Otolaryngologist: General Otolaryngology/ENT

Education & Medical Training

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Residency, General Surgery, 1982–1983

Duke University Hospital
Residency, Otolaryngology, 1983–1987

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Medicine
Class of 1982

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Otolaryngology
Certified in Otolaryngology

UT State Medical License
Active through 2014

SD State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Novel PCR-based methods enhance characterization of vaginal microbiota in a bacterial vaginosis patient before and after treatment.
Lambert, J.,Kalra, A.,Dodge, C. T.,John, S.,Sobel, J. D.,Akins, R. A.

High-throughput identification and quantification of Candida species using high resolution derivative melt analysis of panfungal amplicons.
Mandviwala, T., Shinde, R., Kalra, A., Sobel, J.D., Akins, R.A.

Shuttle vectors for Candida albicans: control of plasmid copy number and elevated expression of cloned genes.
Du, W., Coaker, M., Sobel, J.D., Akins, R.A.

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