E. Andy Akan, MD Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information

  • Company: Akan Neurological Experts
  • Phone: (773) 742-3974
  • Cell: (773) 742-3974
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Neurology and Physical Medicine & Rehab

Specialty Focus: Traumatic brain injury, TBI, concussion, opioid, intracranial hemorrhage, Alzheimer's, dementia, stroke, TPA, spinal injury, radiculopathy, epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, migraine, headache, nursing home, acute rehabilitation, EMG, EEG, neuropathy, myopathy, RSD, meningitis, CNS tumors

Education: Neurology Residency, University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center; Categorical Internal Medicine Residency, Lutheran General Hospital; Doctor of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago

Years in Practice: 14

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs: 7


Additional Information

Board certified neurologist practicing in the hospital and outpatient setting for over 14 years. I completed a full 3 year categorical internal medicine residency prior to my neurology residency. I am currently serving as medical director for one of three comprehensive stroke care programs in the state of Indiana. I also serve as medical director for quality in a stroke and rehabilitation hospital. I have 3 years experience admitting patients into acute rehabilitation and have followed patients in skilled nursing and assisted living facilities. I currently read and interpret both EEG and EMG testing. I have a 10 year history as an expert physician speaker for multiple pharmaceutical companies. I have experience testifying in both depositions and jury trial. I am available to work for plaintiff or defense counsel. I am also available to work nationally and willing to travel. I am available via cell phone (773) 742-3974 or email eakan14@gmail.com. I will respond and produce all necessary legal work in a highly professional and timely fashion.