Wilson Health Welcomes New Pediatrician

Rabia Akbar, board-certified pediatrician, has joined the Wilson Health Medical Group and the medical staff of Wilson Health.

Prior to joining Wilson Health Medical Group, Dr. Akbar practiced at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, where she provided well and sick care for infants, children and adolescents. She has two years of training in Pediatric Critical care medicine and has a strong interest in medically challenged children. She received her medical degree from Hamdard College of Medicine, Karachi, Pakistan followed by pediatric internship and residency at St. John’s Children’s Hospital - SIU, Springfield, Illinois.

Dr. Akbar is a mother to three children ages 10, 9, and 3. As a mother to two premature children with special needs early in life, Dr. Akbar understands what it’s like being on the receiving end of medical care.

Dr. Akbar is fluent in English, Urdu, Punjabi and Hindi. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, interior design and traveling.

Dr. Akbar’s office is located on the Wilson Health Campus in the Yager Building, Suite 203. To schedule an appointment or for more information, call (937) 498-5477 or visit wilsonhealth.org.