- Saint James School of Medicine, Bonaire, Netherland Antilles
- Swedish Covenant Hospital
- University of Illinois at Chicago Dept. of Biochemistry & Molecular Genetics
Noorain Akhtar is a doctor of family medicine with a focus on adult care. She specializes in preventative care and the treatment of several conditions, including obesity, diabetes, hypertension and hyperlipidemia.
Dr. Akhtar believes in providing comprehensive, individually-focused care. “I listen to my patients’ concerns and work with them to create a treatment plan that is best suited to their needs,” she said. “I focus on empowering each patient to take control of their health by providing lifestyle education and information about methods for disease prevention.”
Dr. Akhtar is a native of the Chicago suburbs and focused on community directed care. She is fluent in English, Urdu, Hindi and can speak conversational Spanish.