Dr. Shahrzad S. Akhtar, MD

Neurology

5.0
Accepting new patients 13 years of experience

Overview

Dr. Shahrzad S. Akhtar, MD is a Neurologist in Fresno, CA. She specializes in Neurology, has 13 years of experience, and is board certified. She graduated from University of Southern California / Keck School of Medicine.


Dr. Shahrzad S. Akhtar, MD works at Kaiser Permanente Fresno Medical Center and 1 other location. She is accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Anthem, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, Humana, and other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an...

About Dr. Shahrzad S. Akhtar, MD

Specialties

  • Neurology

Conditions Treated

  • Alcoholic Neuropathy
  • Alcoholic Polyneuropathy
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Arterial Thrombosis
  • Ataxia
  • Auditory Neuropathy
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Tumor
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Chronic Pain
  • Concussion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Dementia, Familial British
  • Dementia, Familial Danish
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dysphasic Dementia, Hereditary
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Frontotemporal Dementia
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intracranial Venous Thrombosis
  • Lewy Body Dementia
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Meningitis
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Parkinsonism
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Portal Vein Thrombosis
  • Pseudobulbar Affect 
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Renal Vein Thrombosis
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Syphilis Infections
  • Tension Headache
  • Thromboembolism
  • Thrombosis
  • Tic Disorders
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Dementia
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitamin B Deficiency

Services

  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Headaches
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (ms)
  • Neuropathy
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Stroke
  • Tremors
  • Vascular Disease

Years of Experience

13 years of experience

Languages Spoken

  • English

Gender

Female

NPI Number

1700047263

Education & Certifications

Medical Education

  • University of Southern California / Keck School of Medicine

Board Certifications

  • ABMS
  • Neurology
  • Neurology

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Ratings & Reviews

Average provider rating

5.0
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Locations

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Primary Location

Kaiser Permanente Fresno Medical Center

7300 N Fresno St,

Fresno, CA 93720

559-448-4173
Brian M. Woo D.D.S. M.d. Inc.

290 N Wayte Ln,

Fresno, CA 93701

559-459-5721

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Dr. Shahrzad S. Akhtar, MD accepts Aetna, Anthem, Anthem Blue Cross, Blue Cross Blue Shield, and other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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