Open Akira to instantly start texting with a Canadian doctor or nurse practitioner.
Answer questions to help us understand the issue and decide on a course of action
Get well – prescriptions, lab tests, doctor's notes, or specialist referrals can be given as appropriate.
Akira is currently only available to residents of Ontario - more provinces are coming soon!
Monday – Friday, 9am – 11pm (EDT)
Saturdays 10am – 4pm
Our medical professionals can treat many common conditions via telehealth.
Akira does not prescribe medical marijuana or controlled substances.
Renew prescriptions if you're running low and pick them up at your local pharmacy.
Get lab requisitions via email or send them directly to a lab or imaging clinic of your choice.
Receive referrals to medical specialists or allied health professionals.
Get free same-day delivery of prescription medications to your home or office through one of our partner pharmacies.
When you're ready to see a doctor or nurse practitioner, you can pay as you go or get unlimited access with a membership plan.
Initial consult + 48 hours of unlimited access to our care team for followup questions.
Get unlimited text & video access to the Akira care team for 6 months.
Get unlimited text & video access to the Akira care team for 2 partners & unlimited children.
I loved the speed and interactivity of Akira. Using it saved me from two hours of drop-in clinic time!– Elise D., March 2016
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Wonderful bedside manner...If every trip to the doctor was like this, then we'd be in a better place today.– Nicholas H., April 2016
It's free to talk to a nurse who will help you determine if Akira is right for you. Telemedicine is not covered by OHIP, but both pay-per-use and unlimited membership options are available.Get the app