Dr. Akers

  Diplomate, American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery    

Board-Certified in the specialty of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

He has been in practice for over 30 years


Dr. Paul Akers

 Dr. Akers is available in our Evanston office on Mondays and in our Glenview office Tuesday through Saturday


Education and Training

Loyola University (Bachelor of Science)
Loyola School of Dentistry (DDS)
University of Illinois and Cook County Hospital (Oral Maxillofacial
 Speciality Training)

Attending Staff

Evanston Hospital, Glenbrook Hospital and St. Francis Hospital

Teaching Faculty

North Shore University Heath Systems

University of Chicago

Association Member and Societies

American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

Chicago Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons

Illinois Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons 

American Dental Association

Chicago Dental Society


 Surgical Interests

Removal of wisdom teeth and complex dental alveolar surgery

Computerized treatment planning with digital CT images for dental implant placement

Surgical placement of dental implants

Advanced bone grafting in preparation for implant placement

Surgical correction of jaw deformities and facial trauma


Dr.Akers has two sons. Remains active in swimming and water polo and where he excelled as a high school and college All-American and was a member of four USA Senior Men's National Teams. He's also been active in sailboat racing and won his section in the 1992 and 2011 Chicago to Mackinac Yacht Race.


        To schedule an appointment with Dr. Akers please call 847-724-3335