Dr. Chiedu J. Nchekwube, MD

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Specializes in Integrative Medicine • Male • Age 64

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Saint Mary Medical Center
1500 S Lake Park Ave
Hobart, IN 46342
Saint Catherine Hospital
4321 Fir St
East Chicago, IN 46312

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Accepting new patients?

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Family Medicine and Wellness Center
FAMILY MEDICINE AND WELLNESS CENTER
5495 Broadway
Merrillville, IN 46410
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    Dr. Nchekwube's Experience

    Dr. Nchekwube's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Integrative Medicine
    • Family Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Family Practice
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    • Abscess Incision and Drainage
    • Allergy Testing
    • Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy
    • Detoxification
    • Diet Counseling
    • Hormone Replacement Therapy
    • Hypnosis (Medical Hypnotherapy)
    • IV Therapy
    • Joint Injection
    • Mesotherapy
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nutritional Counseling
    • Pain Management
    • Pap Smear
    • Pelvic Exams
    • Physical Examination
    • Stress Management
    • Testopel® Pellet
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Trigger Point Acupuncture
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Trigger Point Therapy
    • Weight Loss Management
    • Wellness Examination
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    • Allergies
    • Anxiety
    • Arthritis
    • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    • Depression
    • Digestive Disorders
    • Erectile Dysfunction
    • Headache
    • Heart Disease
    • High Cholesterol
    • Hormone Imbalance
    • Hypertension
    • Insomnia
    • Male Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder
    • Male Hypogonadism
    • Menopause
    • Migraine
    • Mood Disorders
    • Nutrition and Weight Loss
    • Nutritional Counseling
    • Obesity
    • Osteoporosis
    • Rosacea
    • Sexual Desire Disorders
    • Symptomatic Menopause
    • Testosterone Deficiency
    • Thyroid Disease
    • Weight Loss Management
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    Background Check for Dr. Nchekwube

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Indiana.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Howard University College
    Graduated in 1980

    Internship Hospital

    Henry Ford Hospital
    Complete in 1981

    Residency Hospital

    Indiana University
    Complete in 1985

    Undergraduate Schools

    Oakland University
    Graduated in 1976

    Other Education

    American Board Of Holistic and Integrative Medicine
    Complete in 2014
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Nchekwube & Staff

    • English
    • French
    • Igbo
    • Spanish
    • Yoruba
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Nchekwube's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Methodist Hospital Southlake

    • Methodist Hospitals - Northlake Campus

    • Saint Catherine Hospital

    • Saint Mary Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    3.6
    • 23 responses
    • 1 review

    3.6 out of 5

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    5 out of 5
    - in Lansing IL |

    I think he's a phenomenal Doctor he takes time with he's patients and he is very caring. He knows his practice I have been seeing him for over 16years! I've recommended others to see him and they all have said the same to me, I've also had family members to come from out of another state to see him and they were very pleased with the visit, also the result of his recommendation of Care!

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    • Aetna
    • Assurant Health
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • CoreSource
    • Coventry Health Care
    • Golden Rule
    • HealthLink
    • Humana
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
    • Principal Financial Group
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    Office Locations

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    Family Medicine and Wellness Center
    FAMILY MEDICINE AND WELLNESS CENTER
    5495 Broadway
    Merrillville, IN 46410
    (219) 985-5500 (Office)
    (219) 985-5510 (Fax)
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