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Olakunle Akinsoto, M.D.


Hospitalist

Biography


Contact Info:

Office:

256-233-9292

Facility/Office:

Athens-Limestone Hospital
700 W. Market Street
Athens, AL 35611

Education:

March 2009 - till date
Crestwood Medical Center (as hospitalist)

March 2007 - March 2008
Huntsville Hospital as hospitalist (part time) with IPC.

May 2006 - till date
Decatur General Hospital (as hospitalist and as former Director from 2006 to 2008).

May 2003 - May 2006
Family Health Center/ Jacksonville Medical Center Jacksonville , Alabama .
Carrying out both outpatient care and inpatient , consult duties

Nov 1999 - April 2003
Family Medical Center Dade City , Brooksville and Lakeland Florida . Involves in caring for mainly a diverse group of indigent patients and some HMO patients .I rotate through 3 clinics in the above listed areas. I am also engaged in hospital work in 2 hospitals located in Dade City and Lakeland, where currently I am a staff physician. Two to three times a year , I was required to serve as preceptors to medical students , nurse practitioners or physician assistants from any of the nearby universities.

Residency:

Jul 1996 - Jun 1999
Internship and residency in Internal Medicine, State University of New York Health Science Center, Brooklyn.

Nov 1993 - Sep 1994
Medical Officer at the Maryland Specialist Hospital Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria. (This involved working as a family practitioner with a OBGYN bias.)

Oct 1992 - Oct 1993
Rotational Internship at the General Hospital Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria. A requirement of 3 months in each specialty i.e. in OBGYN, surgery, pediatrics and internal medicine.

Dec 1984 - Sep 1990
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MB;BS) Degree awarded by College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Nigeria

Certification:

Aug 2009
American Board of Internal Medicine recertification exams

Aug 1999
American Board of Internal Medicine certification exams

Oct 1998
ACLS certification exams

United States Medical Licensing Examinations - Step 1, 2 and 3 on Sep 1994, Mar 1995 and Dec 1997 respectively.

Sep 1990
Final MB;BS Degree Examination