Salman Akhtar, MD

Contact Dr. Akhtar

833 Chestnut Street, Suite 210
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-2547
(215) 503-2856 fax

Medical School

JN, Medical School, Aligarh (U.P.), India - 1968


University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA - 1976


Psychoanalytic Training, Philadelphia Psychoanalytic Institute - 1986

Board Certification

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Certified in Psychiatry

University Appointment

Professor, Psychiatry and Human Behavior

Hospital Appointment

Director, Adult Outpatient Services, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior

Research and Clinical/Academic Interests

Personality Disorders; long term effects of childhood trauma; immigration and exile; psychoanalyisis

Awards and Honors

Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010