Frank Akawi
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Dr. Frank Akawi


Professional information

  • Veterinarian, DVM, MS, PhD, CVA, CCRP
About Vet

"Dr. Frank Akawi, DVM, BS, MS, PhD, MBA, CVA, CCRP Pioneering the Future of Holistic & Integrative Veterinary Care.

Your pets are not just animals; they are cherished members of your family. That's why I am dedicated to delivering the highest level of care and promoting their health, vitality, and longevity. Together, let's embark on a journey of virtual veterinary consultations that bring the clinic to your doorstep.

Experience the future of pet healthcare with Telemedicine for Pets, where professional expertise meets the convenience of telemedicine. Your pet's well-being is our priority, and I look forward to partnering with you on their path to optimal health.

With over 35 years of unwavering dedication to the health and well-being of small animal pets, I am, a seasoned Holistic Veterinarian on a mission to revolutionize pet healthcare.

My journey has taken me from the heart of China to the enchanting landscapes of the Middle East, where I've unearthed and harnessed hidden health secrets.

Today, I'm delighted to bring these age-old treasures to the public, merging the wisdom of holistic and integrative veterinary medicine with my extensive Western medical background.

My passion lies in the seamless integration of Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine (TCVM), acupuncture, and energy healing into modern veterinary practice.

Guided by the best available evidence, I harmoniously combine complementary and alternative therapies with conventional care to offer your pet a comprehensive and customized healing experience.

At my practice, we proudly embrace the rich tapestry of traditional, alternative, and holistic medicine. Our philosophy is simple: we explore every avenue, from time-tested traditions to cutting-edge innovations, to uncover the most effective treatment for your pet's unique needs.


Certified Veterinary Acupuncturist (CVA) from the prestigious Chi Institute, Florida.

Certified Canine Rehabilitation Practitioner (CCRP) from the Canine Rehabilitation Institute (CRI), FL

Expertise in Functional and Integrative Veterinary Medicine.

Mastery of Eastern and Western Veterinary Approaches.

Proficiency in Food Therapy and Natural Supplements.

Your pet's well-being is our ultimate goal, and we're committed to offering a holistic and integrative approach that leaves no stone unturned. Join us in embracing a new era of pet healthcare, where ancient wisdom meets modern expertise, and your pet's health takes center stage.

I strongly believe in integration of the principles of Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine and Acupuncture into my vast Western medical background. Experienced in combination of complementary and alternative therapies with conventional care, guided by the best available evidence.

I Practice and integrate traditional, alternative, and holistic medicine for the best possible treatment for your pet. The goal is to use any and all treatment options available — either traditional, holistic, or a combination of both — to find the most effective treatment tailored for your pet's current condition!

  • Saratoga Springs, NY, US
Spoken languages
  • English
  • Arabic
Species treated
  • Dogs (Canine)
  • Cats (Feline)
Areas of interest
  • End of life/Hospice care
  • Sports Medicine
  • Preventive
  • Dermatology
  • Emergency
  • Endocrinology
  • Cardiology
  • Neurology
  • Oncology
  • Parasitology
  • Laboratory Animals
  • Microbiology
  • Radiology
  • Nutrition
  • Ophthalmology
  • Alternative Medicine
  • Pharmacology
  • Soft Tissue
  • Orthopedics
  • Ophthalmology
  • Neurology
  • Theriogenology
  • Toxicology
  • Behavior
  • Animal Welfare
  • Anesthesia
  • Immunology
  • Dentistry
  • Forensic Medicine
  • Pathology
  • New York, US
  • Consult on diet, nutrition & exercise
  • Consult on general health & wellness
  • Consult on behavioral issues
  • Navigating nutrition from the new baby to the senior pet
  • Optimizing your new puppy or kitten experience
  • Tips and tricks on pet grooming techniques
  • Pet training, house training and litter box training

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