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Grace Akiens, M.D.
Grace Akiens, M.D.
Family Medicine
Office in Niles
Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
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Gender: Female 
Age: 57 
Years in Practice: 27 
Medical Specialty: Family Medicine  
Board Certification: Yes 
Medical School: Ross University Medical School, (Dominica) 
Internship: St. Mary of Nazareth Hospital 
Residency: St. Mary of Nazareth Hospital 
Fellowship: Information not available 
Philosophy of Care: A patient and physician must establish a bond based on mutual respect, honesty and open communication. 
Secondary Languages: Spanish  
Website: Information not available 
8780 W Golf Rd Ste 100, Niles,  847.297.2181 
Location information
8780 W Golf Rd Ste 100
Niles, IL 60714

Medical Specialty
Family Medicine

Clinical Interests
diet, weight control
smoking cessation
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