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Robin Scott Akins, M.D.

General Summary

Dr. Robin Scott Akins is board certified in radiation oncology.

Education

  • Residency in Radiation Oncology
    University of Miami Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer, Center, Miami, FL
  • Residency in Pathology
    Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock, TX
  • Internship in Internal Medicine
    Virginia Commonwealth University, Medical College of Virginia, Richmond, VA
  • Medical Doctorate
    Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock, TX

Medical Practice

Other Information

Dr. Akins comes to Texas Oncology from San Antonio, Texas, where he served in the United States Air Force and separated with an Honorable Discharge. Having personally witnessed the struggles and turmoil of cancer in multiple family members, his approach to cancer care is multifaceted consisting of empathy, patient understanding, proactive patient focused care and patient comfort. In his free time, he enjoys water sports, snow skiing, cooking, and spending time with his family. Dr. Akins is married to Chessa Akins and they have four children.

Accolades & Memberships

  • American Brachytherapy Society High Dose Rate Brachytherapy Fellow Award Recipient
  • ASTRO/ASCO Merit Award Recipient
  • Radiological Society of North America Roentgen Resident Research Award Recipient
  • Cum Laude, University of Texas at Austin
  • Alpha Lambda Delta/Phi Eta Sigma
  • Beta Beta Beta Biological Honor Society
  • American College of Radiation Oncology
  • American Society of Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
  • American Brachytherapy Society
  • Texas Medical Association/Midland County Medical Society

Community Service

Research Interest