On-demand access to Canadian healthcare providers by secure text and video, whenever you need it. No appointments necessary, no more unnecessary waiting rooms.

PLEASE NOTE: Akira is currently available only through employee or student health plans. Contact your extended health benefits administrator if you would like Akira added to your plan.

Download the app and start a consultation to speak to one of our clinicians who can help you choose the right option for your needs — free of charge.

Akira’s clinical team can:
- Answer health-related questions
- Diagnose many common illnesses
- Order lab tests and imaging
- Prescribe or renew medications
- Refer you to specialists

Over 50% of questions and concerns that would usually take you to the doctor's office can be addressed on the app, making Akira a convenient and easy option for a wide variety of common issues. This includes:
- Cold and flu
- Medication renewals
- Sinus issues
- UTIs
- Skin issues
- Travel medicine
- Eye issues
- Sexual health
- Family planning

Think Akira should be included in your employee benefits plan? Let us know! We'd love to get in touch with your benefits manager.

If your phone doesn't support iOS 12, try using the web-based version of our app at

Users with special accessibility considerations should use the web-based version of our app found at

Akira is not meant for medical emergencies. For emergencies, dial 911 or go straight to the nearest Emergency Room.

Our health care practitioners do not prescribe controlled substances (e.g. narcotics).

Akira is not a replacement for your family doctor. Our health care practitioners should not be your primary point of contact for chronic diseases, cancer, or other complex care.

What’s New

Version 2.0.7

Various bug fixes and stability enhancements.

Ratings and Reviews

4.9 out of 5
11.8K Ratings

11.8K Ratings

Jhames Almeida ,

Even better after the last update

The previous version had a lot of flaws that were fixed with the new updtae.

Fernando Renna ,


This app is excellent provides direct link to medical services which are excellent !

mercisb ,


Service professionnel, rapide , questions pertinentes et surtout règle le problème avec conseils et prescription (dans mon cas)

App Privacy

The developer, Akira Medical Ltd., indicated that the app's privacy practices may include handling of data as described below. For more information, see the developer's privacy policy.

Data Linked to You

The following data may be collected and linked to your identity:

  • Health & Fitness
  • Purchases
  • Financial Info
  • Location
  • Contact Info
  • Contacts
  • User Content
  • Identifiers
  • Usage Data
  • Sensitive Info
  • Other Data

Data Not Linked to You

The following data may be collected but it is not linked to your identity:

  • Diagnostics

Privacy practices may vary, for example, based on the features you use or your age. Learn More


  • Family Sharing

    Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.

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