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Francis A. Akita, MD

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Physician Detail

NewYork-Presbyterian/The Allen Hospital
Primary Specialty
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine (Board Certified)
Education And Training
University of Ghana
Residency: Harlem Hospital Center
Fellowship: Tuft's New England Medical Center
Clinical Expertise
Neonatal Care
Insurance Programs
Please contact the doctor's office to verify that your insurance is accepted.
Aetna [HMO, Medicare, NY Signature, POS, PPO, Signature Administrators, Student Health]
Affinity [Essential (Exchange), Medicaid, Medicare]
CIGNA [Great West, HMO, POS, PPO]
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, Child Health Plus, EPO, HMO, Medicare (Mediblue), Pathway (Exchange), POS, PPO]
Fidelis Care [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid, Medicare]
Health First [Child/Family Health Plus, Medicaid, Medicare]
Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [ConnectiCare, EPO, HMO, Medicaid, Medicare, PPO, Select Care (Exchange), Vytra]
Health Plus - Amerigroup [Medicaid]
Health Republic - Freelancers (Exchange)
Local 1199
Medicaid [NJ, NY]
Oscar (Exchange)
Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare]
United Healthcare [Compass (Exchange), HMO, Medicaid (Community Plan), Medicare, POS, PPO]
United Healthcare [The Empire Plan (NYSHIP)] [The Empire Plan (NYSHIP)]
VNSNY CHOICE [Select Health]


This provider accepts new patients
Appointment Phone Number:
(212) 305-5827
Primary Office
NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital (Tower)
3959 Broadway
Floor: 7
New York, NY 10032

Phone: (212) 305-5827
Fax: (212) 305-7086
Public Transportation: Yes
Disabled Access: Yes
Secondary Office
Allen Hospital
5141 Broadway
Suite 1-115
New York, NY 10034

Phone: (212) 932-4035
Fax: (212) 932-5441
Public Transportation: Yes
Disabled Access: Yes
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