Furqan Akhtar, MD
CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic

Furqan Akhtar, MD

Hematology, Oncology


Furqan Akhtar, M.D. firmly believes every patient is unique, and every diagnosis is different. Ensuring your expectations receive the best standard of care is the foundation of his treatment plan through effective communication with you. With his expertise and confidence in the CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic network and its resources, your quality of life is in great hands.

Outside of the practice, Dr. Akhtar considers himself a tech nerd and movie buff. Though he is a 7-year resident of Shreveport, he still considers himself an avid Dallas Mavericks and Cowboys fan.

Get to know Furqan Akhtar, MD


Education & Certifications

  • Education


    Biology B.S., Chemistry B.A., Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, Texas Doctorate of Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas

  • Education


    Residency in Internal Medicine, Ochsner Louisiana State University, Shreveport, Louisiana

  • Education


    Hematology and Oncology, Ochsner Louisiana State University, Shreveport, Louisiana

  • Certificate

    Board Certifications

    Internal Medicine

  • Certificate

    Professional Memberships

    American Board of Internal Medicine American College of Physicians