About Carl D Akin

Dr. Carl Akin is a cardiologist with Midwest Heart & Vascular Specialists in the greater Kansas City area, seeing patients in Independence and Blue Springs, Missouri. Dr Akin earned his medical degree from the University of Kansas School of Medicine. He completed a residency in internal medicine and completed a fellowship in cardiology at St. Luke's Hospital in Kansas City. He is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology and is a member of the Metropolitan Medical Society of Kansas City, the American Medical Association, and the Missouri State Medical Association. Dr. Akin is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, and clinical lipidology.


Medical School
University of Kansas School of Medicine

St. Luke's Hospital of Kansas City

St. Luke's Hospital of Kansas City

Certifications & Memberships

Am Bd Internal Medicine - Status: Certified; Am Bd Int Med (Sub: Cardiovascular Disease) - Status: Certified


Centerpoint Medical Center



Languages Spoken


Procedures & Conditions

Angioplasty, Cardiac (Heart) Angiography, Cardiac (Heart) Catheterization, Cardiac (Heart) Catheterization - Angioplasty Stenting, Cardiac (Heart) Echocardiography, Cardiac (Heart) Nuclear Stress Testing, Cardiovascular Diseases, Cardioversion, ECG (Echocardiography - Echocardiogram), Echo Stress Test, Echocardiogram, EKG (Electrocardiogram), Holter Monitor, Pacemakers, Stress Tests, Transesophageal Echocardiography, , Cardiomyopathy , Endocarditis , Heart Attack , Heart Disease , High Blood Pressure , High Cholesterol , Hypertension , Myocardial Infarction , Obesity , Pulmonary Hypertension


Cardiovascular Disease

Office Locations

Midwest Heart & Vascular Specialists
19550 East 39th St
Independence, MO 64057
Phone: (816) 461-6837
Fax: (816) 833-1760

Additional Locations

Midwest Heart & Vascular Specialists

100 NW Mock #100
Blue Springs, MO 64014
Phone: (816)503-4444
Fax: (816)988-7490