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The future of healthcare

A new era in digital health

Telemedicine is revolutionizing the healthcare industry, improving access and reducing cost for patients and providers alike. With digital health technology more advanced than ever and virtual consults that put both parties face to face, telemedicine is able to offer streamlined convenience without compromising quality care.

The future of telemedicine

More than an app, an answer

Akos is a pioneer in telemedicine, offering patient-centered solutions that in turn benefit employers, physicians and healthcare centers. With a mobile interface that lets you virtually consult with a board-certified provider anywhere anytime and care coordinators to ensure your needs are always being met, Akos strives to provide the most comprehensive telemedicine service in healthcare.

Meet the Akos Team

Changing the way you do healthcare

Our seasoned team of professionals brings decades of experience in healthcare and business to the field of telemedicine:

Kishlay Anand MD MS FHRS

Kishlay Anand MD MS FHRS

Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Dr. Kishlay Anand is a board-certified cardiologist and electrophysiologist and Akos co-founder. Dr. Anand garnered extensive administrative experience serving as Chairman of InstantMed Health Center, an innovative healthcare delivery model with Urgent...

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Swaraj Singh MD

Swaraj Singh MD

Founder & Clinical Information Technology Officer

Dr. Swaraj Singh is a vascular neurologist and Akos co-founder. Dr. Singh garnered extensive administrative experience serving as medical director for neurology and stroke programs at Banner Thunderbird Medical Center, Banner Estrella...

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Robb Leigh MD MBA

Robb Leigh MD MBA

Chief Medical Officer

Dr. Robb Leigh is an emergency physician and has been with Akos since the company’s inception. Dr. Leigh has 25 years of experience in the medical field and garnered extensive administrative...

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Shawn Smith

Shawn Smith

Chief Marketing Officer

Shawn Smith is a seasoned marketing strategist and has been with Akos since the company’s inception. Shawn brings nearly 25 years of brand strategy and integrated marketing experience to Akos.  With...

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Mellinda Lanier

Mellinda Lanier

Chief Operating Officer

Mellinda Lanier is responsible for the overall business operations and administration, programming, implementation of board policy and oversees the operations, sales and client relations teams.  Her key role is executing the...

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Anand Kumar

Anand Kumar

Chief Technology Officer

Anand Kumar has been a technology professional for 16 years and has extensive experience in designing, architecting, and guiding geographically diverse teams to develop modern computer applications while planning and meeting...

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Adam M. Drake

Adam M. Drake

SVP of Sales and Business Development

Adam Drake has been a leader in the insurance market with 21 years of experience working closely in the workers’ compensation, coast containment, liability, health and insurance industries. He gained...

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Edward Nelson

Edward Nelson

SVP of Operations and Revenue Management

Edward Nelson brings extensive experience in both telemedicine and workers’ compensation.  He has a deep understanding of the employer, payer and broker landscapes. Prior to joining Akos, Ed served as Director...

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Vikramjit Aulakh MD

Vikramjit Aulakh MD

Director, Internal Medicine

Dr Vikramjit Aulakh did his MBBS from the prestigious Calcutta University, Kolkata in December 2000. After graduating, he completed his training in Internal Medicine from Mercy Hospital Medical Center, Chicago...

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Mahmood Vahedian MD MS FACEP

Mahmood Vahedian MD MS FACEP

Director, Clinical Services

Dr. Vahedian earned his medical degree, and completed his residency training in Emergency Medicine from University of Arizona.  He is Board Certified in Emergency Medicine and is a Fellow of...

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Andy Yorgason DO MPH FACOEM

Andy Yorgason DO MPH FACOEM

Director, Occupational Medicine

Dr. Yorgason is committed to finding better ways to keep people healthy and working. He has devoted his practice to assisting workers and their employers in accomplishing this goal from...

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Mona Amini MD

Mona Amini MD

Director, Psychiatry

Dr. Amini is an adult psychiatrist with extensive experience in behavioral health. She has provided direct care in numerous diverse arenas of psychiatry including inpatient acute care, consultation-liaison, addiction, and...

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Danielle M. Sparenga MSN ACNP-BC

Danielle M. Sparenga MSN ACNP-BC

Director, Nurse Practitioners

My motto as a Nurse and now Nurse Practitioner has been “to provide patients with the best quality of care to give patients the greatest chance of success in their...

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Ashley Allred

Ashley Allred

Coordinator, Special Projetcs

Ashley Allred joined Akos in December of 2016 as our virtual medical office Intake Supervisor. Ashley joined Akos to supervise our intake coordinators and to ensure proper staffing, scheduling, coaching...

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Denni Pitts

Denni Pitts

Supervisor, Care Coordinators

Denni joined the Akos team in January of 2016. Through inspiring the Akos team, and upholding the Akos mission and philosophy, she has presumed the role of Care Coordination Manager. ...

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An investment in healthcare

Be part of the solution with Akos

With the ability to handle 70 percent of clinic visits, telemedicine isn’t just one of the fastest growing trends in digital health, it’s the future. Become part of the healthcare solution by providing affordable alternative care for non-emergent conditions with Akos.

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From doctors to developers

Health Services Manager

Aug 05

Job Responsibilities: As a Health Services Manager you will: Coordinate sales efforts with the V.P of Client Implementations & Development Maintain accurate records of all sales and prospecting activities including sales calls, appointments, closed sales and follow up activity within…

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Akos Patient Intake Coordinator

Jan 13

Position Overview: Intake care coordinators work in a call center environment answering patient calls through a video chat platform. This team takes inbound and outbound video and voice calls from patients via the Akos staff portal. They interact with both…

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