E. Andy Akan, MD Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information

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

General Specialties: Neurology and Physical Medicine & Rehab

Specialty Focus: Traumatic brain injury, concussion, opioid over-prescribing, 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


Additional Information

I am a 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.