Nausheen Akhter, MD

Nausheen Akhter, MD

4.9 
70 ratings  Read Reviews
Northwestern Medical Group

Primary Specialty

Cardiology

Insurance Accepted

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Accepting New Patients

Practice Focus Areas

  • Cardiac Oncology
  • Echocardiography
  • General Cardiology

Education

Medical Education:
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine - 2002
Residency:
Indiana University School of Medicine - 2005
Fellowships:
University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago - 2008

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • Urdu

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease (Certified)

Faculty Profile

Assistant Professor, Feinberg School of Medicine

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Practice Groups and Affiliations

Medical Group:
Northwestern Medical Group
Physician Category:
Northwestern Medicine Physician Network
On Medical Staff At:
Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Ratings and Reviews

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Overall rating

4.9
4.9 
70 Ratings
  • Friendly & Courteous
    4.9
  • Will Recommend to Others
    4.8
  • Clear Explanations
    4.9
  • Shows Concern
    4.9
  • Includes You In Decisions
    4.9
  • Explains Medications
    4.8
  • Follow-Up Instructions
    4.8
  • Easy to Understand
    4.9
  • Time Spent With Patient
    4.8
  • Confidence in Doctor
    4.8

Reviews from Patients

13 Reviews
September 27, 2019

*Dr. Akhter is wonderful. Takes her time and is very thorough, very, very nice and caring. Love her.

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September 08, 2019

Dr. A is an amazing human being and physician. I trust her and look forward to seeing her, even if only yearly. She is in the top 1% quality of any and all physicians I've ever met with- and I have met with so many as a cancer survivor.

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February 20, 2019

she is awesome! thorough, kind, caring and knowledgeable

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February 12, 2019

superb physician

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October 11, 2018

All good. I believe Dr. Akhter provides superior care.

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July 19, 2018

This was excellent service - provider spent a great deal of time with me.

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June 14, 2018

Dr Akhter is an exceptional clinician, combining knowledge with compassionate care.

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