Siri Akal, M.D.

    
Siri Akal, M.D.
 
 

Trinidadian born Dr. Siri Akal graduated in 1989 from Trinity College Dublin, Ireland (MB BCh BAO) with a doctorate in medicine and obstetrics. Dr. Siri Akal has been a practicing physician for over 25 years.

She obtained her US Residency in Family Medicine at University of Miami/ Jackson Memorial Hospital. She is Board Certified in Family Medicine since 1999. Dr Akal was appointed Assistant professor and Associate Residency Director of Family Medicine from 1999-2007 at the University of Miami. She attended Chapel Hill University, North Carolina and was awarded an academic fellowship in Faculty Development in 2004. She was appointed Medical Director of the Jefferson Reaves Sr. Health Center in Overton, Miami from 2004-2007.

Dr. Akal has lectured nationally on many aspects of family medicine. Most notably the Primed Harvard /University of Miami lecture series.

In 2007 she joined the Red Hook Family Practice as a family practice physician and provides the complete spectrum of Family Medicine.

She has a keen interest in Adult /Pediatric Preventive Health, cardiac stress testing and prenatal and postpartum obstetric care. She has trained in skin esthetics(Botox & Dermal Fillers )and recently obtained a certificate in skin cancer screening from the University of Queensland, Australia.

In addition to her clinical work, Dr. Akal serves as Treasurer of Patient Assist VI, an NGO that helps provide assistance for medication to residents of the Virgin Islands.

She is accepting new patients, enjoys providing comprehensive medical care for the entire family and is fluent in English and Spanish.

Office Location(s):

Red Hook Family Practice


6500 Red Hook Plaza #205
St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands   00802
Location Phone: 1-340-775-2303

Location Fax: 1-340-779-2077

Yacht Haven Family Practice


5302 Yacht Haven Grande
Suite 125
St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands   00802
Location Phone: (340) 776-1511

Additional Location Phone: (340) 775-2303

Location Fax: 1 (888) 451-9944

My Phone: 340-775-2303
Fax: 340-779-2077

Accepting new patients:
I am accepting new patients.

Medical Education:
Family Medicine : 1989
Doctorate in Medicine and Obstetrics - Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland 1989 US Residency in Family Medicine - University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital Assistant Professor and Associate Residency Director of Family Medicine - University of Miami 1999-2007

Languages other than English:
Spanish