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Francis A. Akita, MD

Board Certifications: 
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, Pediatrics, Neonatal - Perinatal Medicine
Expertise in: 
Neonatology
Not Accepting New Patients
Treats Children
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Credentials & Experience

Board Certifications

  • Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • Neonatal - Perinatal Medicine

Clinical Expertise

  • Neonatal Care

Specialties

Education & Training

  • University of Ghana
  • 1978 University of Ghana School of Medicine
  • Residency: Harlem Hospital Center
  • Residency: 1984 Harlem Hospital Center
  • Fellowship: Tuft's New England Medical Center
  • Fellowship: 1986 St. Margaret's Hospital, New England Medical Cente

About Francis Akita

Academic Titles

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at CUMC

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Allen Hospital

Gender

  • Male

Insurance Accepted

Aetna

  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • NY Signature
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Signature Administrators
  • Student Health

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

Emblem/GHI

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Emblem/HIP

  • ConnectiCare
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Select Care (Exchange)
  • Vytra

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • EPO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare

  • MagnaCare

Multiplan

  • Multiplan

MVP Health Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty

UnitedHealthcare

  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Compass (Exchange)
  • HMO
  • Medicaid (Community Plan)
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO

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