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Dr. Akram Shakhashiro, MD

Dr. Akram Shakhashiro, MD

Internist

25 Years of Experience

Accepting patients

    Overview

    Dr. Akram Shakhashiro, MD is an Internist, who primarily practices in Houston, TX. He has been practicing for over 25 years and is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and American Board of Internal Medicine. Dr. Shakhashiro graduated from Damascus University,Faculty of Medicine,Damascus,Syria and completed his residency at Mercy Hosp & Med Ctr, Internal Medicine. Dr. Shakhashiro is fluent in English, Arabic, French, and Spanish, and is currently seeing new patients. Dr. Shakhashiro’s practice accepts Medicaid, Aetna, Bravo Health, Humana Health, Medicare, UnitedHealthcare, Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS), Cigna and other major insurance plans. To book an appointment or to confirm insurance options, please call Dr. Shakhashiro’s office at (713) 461-9194.

    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Internist

    Education & Training

    Mercy Hosp & Med Ctr, Internal Medicine (Residency)

    Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago (Residency)

    Mercy Hospital and Medical Center - Chicago (Internship)

    Mercy Hospital and Medical Center (Residency)

    MERCY HOSPITAL (Residency)

    Other Degree - University of Damascus, Fac of Med, Damascus, Syria

    Medical Degree - Damascus University,Faculty of Medicine,Damascus,Syria

    Medical Degree - University Of Damascus Faculty Of Med Damascus Syria

    Medical Degree - University of Damascus / Faculty of Medicine

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Internal Medicine

    Languages

    Arabic

    French

    Spanish

    Medical Conditions Treated

    conditions treated by an Internist, like Dr. Akram Shakhashiro, may include:

    Please contact Dr. Shakhashiro's office for more information or to schedule a consultation.

    Medical Procedures Performed

    procedures performed by an Internist, like Dr. Akram Shakhashiro, may include:

    Annual Physical, Pre-Travel Checkup, General Consultation, Flu Shot, Swine Flu Shot, Flu Shot, Annual Physical, Pre-Travel Consultation, General Medical Consultation, Infection Consultation, Senior Visit, General Consultation, Pre-Surgery Consultation, Pre-Surgery Consultation, General Medical Consultation, Pre-Surgery Checkup / Pre-Surgical Clearance, Pre-Surgery Consultation, Pre-Surgery Consultation, General Follow Up, Pre-Travel Follow Up, Diabetes Follow Up, Vaccine(s), Worker's Compensation / Disability Evaluation, Certified Medical Examination for Pilot, Certified Medical Examination for Commercial Driver / Vessel Master, Certified Medical Examination for Overseas Worker, Certified Medical Examination for Police Officer / Fireman, Disability Evaluation, Freezing of Warts, Hospitalist Consultation, Nail Removal, Bladder and Bowel Management, Bowel and Bladder Management, Primary Care Consultation, Screening for Disease / Preventive Medicine, Wellness Care, Immigration Medical Examination, Medical Detoxification, Guided Imagery, Trigger Point Therapy, Hypnosis, Craniosacral Therapy, Aromatherapy, Hospital Discharge/Follow Up, Medicare Annual Wellness Visit, Welcome to Medicare Physical, Yearly Wellness Visit (For Medicare Patients), Annual Check Up, Ambulatory Care Consultation, Transgender Medical Consultation, Yellow Fever Vaccine, Primary Care Consultation, Transgender Medical Follow Up, Transgender Care, Splinter / Foreign Body Removal, Blood Pressure Testing, Cholesterol Management, Fecal Occult Blood Test (FOBT), Glycosylated Hemoglobin Test, Hepatitis A Vaccine, Hepatitis B Vaccine, Herpes Zoster Vaccine, Pneumococcal Vaccine, Posterior Cruciate Ligament Consultation, Cortisone Shots, Department of Transportation (DOT) Physical Exam, Rapid Influenza Diagnostic Test and Cryotherapy

    For detailed information, please contact Dr. Shakhashiro's office.

    Insurances

    Top Insurances

    • Aetna

    • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)

    • Bravo Health

    • Cigna

    • Humana Health

    • Medicaid

    • Medicare

    • UnitedHealthcare

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    Locations

    Akram Shakhashiro

    915 Gessner Rd

    Suite 785

    Houston, TX 77024

    (713) 461-9194

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Dr. Akram Shakhashiro accepting new patients?

    Yes, Dr. Akram Shakhashiro is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Dr. Akram Shakhashiro offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Shakhashiro's office at (713) 461-9194 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Dr. Akram Shakhashiro offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Shakhashiro's office at (713) 461-9194 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Dr. Akram Shakhashiro speak?

    Dr. Akram Shakhashiro speaks English, Arabic, French and Spanish.

    Which board certifications does Dr. Akram Shakhashiro have?

    Dr. Akram Shakhashiro is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

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