Dr. Scott Akers MD Physiatrist
Dr. Scott Akers is a physiatrist in Pikeville, Kentucky and is affiliated with King's Daughters Medical Center. He received his medical degree from West Virginia University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 16 years. Dr. Akers accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 4 doctors at King's Daughters Medical Center who specialize in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.
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Specialty & Clinical Interests
Physiatrist: General Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Clinical Interests: Public health, Weight loss, Sports medicine, fibromyalgia, sports physicals, Civil Surgeon for immigration exams
Education & Medical Training
University of Kentucky College of Medicine
Residency, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 1998 - 2002
West Virginia University School of Medicine
Class of 1998
Awards, Honors & Recognition
Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification,
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Publications & Presentations
Serial Changes of FDG Uptake and Diagnosis of Suspected Lung Malignancy: A Lesion-Based Analysis.
Cheng, G.,Alavi, A.,Werner, T. J.,Del Bello, C. V.,Akers, S. R.
Delayed time-point 18F-FDG PET CT imaging enhances assessment of atherosclerotic plaque inflammation.
Blomberg, B. A.,Akers, S. R.,Saboury, B.,Mehta, N. N.,Cheng, G.,Torigian, D. A.,Lim, E.,Del Bello, C.,Werner, T. J.,Alavi, A.
Absence of FDG uptake in a trauma patient with compromised vasculature as evidence of tissue nonviability.
Cheng, G., Akers, S. R., Chamroonrat, W., Alavi, A., Zhuang, H.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access
- CIGNA PPO
- First Health PPO
- Great West PPO
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Lifewise Health Plan of Oregon
- Multiplan PHCS PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
- United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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5425 N. Mayo Trail
Pikeville, KY 41501
Phone: (606) 432-2269
Fax: (606) 432-2336