UC Davis Medical Group - Davis (West Covell Boulevard)
2440 West Covell Blvd
Davis, CA 95616
Midtown Neurology Clinic
3160 Folsom Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95816
It is a privilege to partner with my patients and to work together towards shared goals of optimizing health, healing and quality of life. As an osteopathic neurologist, I am trained to provide personalized care that addresses the whole person.
Dr. Akers is a general neurologist offering care for patients with a broad range of neurologic conditions. She has special clinical interest in integrative approaches to management of headache and post-concussive syndrome, and specializes in the use of osteopathic manipulative treatment (OMT) in the care of her patients.
Dr. Akers's research interests include applications of osteopathic manipulative medicine to the care of patients with neurologic conditions.
Dr. Akers also has a strong interest in physician and medical trainee wellness.
B.S., Nutritional Sciences-Physiology and Metabolism, UC Berkeley, Berkeley CA 2007
D.O., Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine, Vallejo CA 2018
Internal Medicine, UC Davis Health, Sacramento CA 2018-2019
Internal Medicine, UC Davis Health, Sacramento CA 2019-2022
Predoctoral Fellowship in Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine, Touro University, Vallejo CA 2015-2018
Student Doctor of the Year - Touro University California, Council of Osteopathic Student Government Presidents, 2013
Departmental Citation - Department of Nutritional Sciences & Toxicology, UC Berkeley, 2007
Akers B, Davis G, Keys J, Pierce-Talsma SL, Lund G. Impact of Predoctoral Teaching Fellows on Osteopathic Medical Students: A Near-Peer Teaching Program Evaluation. JAAO J. 2019;29(4):9-16. doi:10.53702/2375-5717-29.4.9.