Akwetey Akrong
Akwetey Akrong, PMHNP-BC

Provider Type: Psychiatrist / Prescriber

Serving: Adolescents 13-17, Adults 18-59, Adults 60+

About Akwetey Akrong, PMHNP-BC

Akwetey Akrong, PMHNP-BC, takes a holistic approach to psychiatry and enjoys working with each patient's strengths to help them achieve better mental health. He is a compassionate, active listener and his goal is to get every patient to their highest level of functioning.

As a Marine Corps veteran, Akwetey previously worked in inpatient mental health with veterans suffering from a wide range of mental health disorders. He's also a pastor and has extensive experience in family counseling.

Akwetey enjoys working with both adolescents and adults suffering from depression, bipolar disorder, ADHD, anxiety, psychotic disorders, and more. In every case, he educates his patients and helps them understand the healing process.

Areas of Treatment

  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Attention Issues / ADHD
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar
  • Depression / Sadness
  • Eating Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • PTSD/Trauma
  • Stress/Worry
  • Services Provided

  • Medication Management
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Locations

    South Naperville

    Insurance

    • Aetna PPO / HMO
    • BCBS Blue CHOICE PPO
    • BCBS HMO – DMG
    • BCBS PPO
    • Benefit Plan Admin - VA
    • Cigna
    • ComPsych
    • Dupage Medical Group PHO
    • Health Alliance
    • HealthLink
    • HFN
    • Humana
    • Magellan
    • MHN-Healthnet
    • MHNET (Aetna)
    • Multiplan-PHCS
    • Optum
    • United Healthcare / United Behavioral Health