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Mikhail Y. Akbashev

Dr. Mikhail Y. Akbashev, MD

Medical Director, Anticoagulation Clinic

Dr. Akbashev is committed to thoughtful and comprehensive patient care, and the education of residents and medical students. His clinical and research interests have been around quality improvement in anti-coagulation care, and the use of point-of-care ultrasound in clinical diagnosis.


  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • ABMS Internal Medicine


  • Emory

Education & Training

  • Medical School: Emory University School of Medicine
  • Residency: Emory University School of Medicine

Honors & Awards

Emory School of Medicine Distinguished Service Award 2017


Harris WB, Zhang C, Liu Y, Robertson DK, Akbashev MY, Lingerfelt BM, Kucuk O, Carthon BC, Gillespie TW, Osunkoya AO, Master VA. Time-dependent effects of prognostic biomarkers of systemic inflammation in patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma. Tumor Biol. 2017 Jun;39(6). 2.

Desai R, Akbashev M, Rubinsztain L, et al. (July 11, 2017) The Physical Examination Does Matter: A Case of Spontaneous Aortocaval Fistula. Cureus 9(7): e1459. DOI 10.7759/cureus.1459 3.

Akbashev MY, Pittman JR, Dressler D. Efficiently Finding and Using Evidence to Guide Clinical Practice and Affect Care Quality. Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants. 2017 vol: 30 (11) pp: 31-38