News Release Date : 06/16/2011
Orthopedic Surgeon Joins St. Mary's of Michigan Specialist
St. Mary's of Michigan is pleased to welcome Waheed Akbar, MD as a member of our employed medical staff. With over 25 years of experience in orthopedics, Dr. Akbar will continue to serve and care for the needs of people from throughout the Great Lakes Bay Region. He will also continue to hold clinics in Standish and Saginaw.
Dr. Akbar attended King Edward Medical College and completed his internship and residency at Booth Memorial Medical Center and Brooklyn Jewish Hospital and Medical Center respectively. He also completed a fellowship in orthopedics at Presbyterian Hospital in New York City.
During his career, Dr. Akbar has been instrumental in helping St. Mary's of Michigan forge new ground and pioneer new therapeutic techniques and minimally invasive procedures. As a board certified orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Akbar specializes in spine surgery, rotator cuff repair, knee arthroscopy, knee replacement and hip replacement.
He will continue to provide exceptional care to all of his patients. Dr. Akbar will continue to be located in his current office at 4701 Towne Centre Road in the Medical Arts 2 building, suite 303, near Fashion Square Mall. His office phone number is (989) 790-6719.