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Education and Credentials

Medical Education:
University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA
Residency:
Milton S Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA
Fellowship:
Hahnemann University Hospital (Drexel - Hahnemann), Philadelphia, PA
Board Certification:
Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

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Offices and Directions

Largo

Department: 
Neurology NEU1
Office Address: 
1221 Mercantile Lane
Largo, MD 20774
Phone Numbers: 
Appt/Advice
1-800-777-7904

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I chose neurology as my specialty because it constantly inspires me to become a better physician. It stimulates medical curiosity; neurological patients and the inner strength and will power they possess bring out my empathy and strong motivation to heal and alleviate suffering.

My interests in neurology especially focus on neuromuscular diseases, movement disorders, and women's health in neurology .

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Roles and Responsibilities

What My Patients Say

I was very impressed with Dr. Ella Akkerman. She answered all my questions, was very patient, listened to me, and took her time to explain to me my medical issue. She is very kind, thanks. - MM

I enjoyed my first visit with Dr. Akkerman. She is very good; she is patient and concerned about her patients. Also she listens and takes her time with you. No rush. - RW

Very attentive and communicative. Spent enough time to investigate my symptoms and plan of care. - JLE