Francis A. Akita, MD

Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine (Board Certified, Primary Specialty)
Pediatrics (Board Certified)

Area of Expertise

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), NYP Employee Plan, 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]

Local 1199


Medicaid [NJ, NY]

Medicare [Medicare]


Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare]


UnitedHealthcare [Columbia University Employee Plan, Compass (Exchange), HMO, Medicaid (Community Plan), Medicare, POS, PPO, The Empire Plan (NYSHIP)]

VNSNY CHOICE [Select Health]


University of Ghana

Residency: Harlem Hospital Center

Fellowship: Tuft's New England Medical Center


NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital (Tower)

3959 Broadway
New York, NY 10032

Phone: (212) 305-5827

Fax: (212) 305-7086

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Allen Hospital

5141 Broadway
Suite 1-115
New York, NY 10034

Phone: (212) 932-4035

Fax: (212) 932-5441

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Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at CUMC