Dr. Ehigiator O. Akhigbe, MD

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Specializes in Pain Medicine • Male • Age 59

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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
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6 Sanctions

  • Felony conviction  (7/1/2013)
  • Action Taken: Revocation
  • Summary: Please reference the following Document
  • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
  • State: Maryland
  • Felony conviction  (5/17/2013)
  • Action Taken: Probation
  • Summary: Dr. Ehigiator O. Akhigbe; License # MD21027; NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The District of Columbia Board of Medicine previously on 03-22-2010 summarily suspended the physician's license. ACTION TAKEN: The Board permitted the re-application of the physician's license subject to the following conditions: Probation, fines, community service, pass the SPEX examination, continuing medical education, & clinical and business monitoring.
  • State: District of Columbia
  • Felony conviction  (7/28/2011)
  • Action Taken: Suspension
  • Summary: Please reference the following Document
  • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
  • State: Maryland
  • Felony conviction  (7/27/2010)
  • Action Taken: Surrender
  • Summary: Dr. Ehigiator O. Akhigbe; License # MD069293L

    Nature of Complaint:

    The physician has been convicted of a felony.

    Action Taken:

    The physician has Permanently Voluntarily Surrendered his license to practice medicine and surgery in the State of Pennsylvania.

  • State: Pennsylvania
  • Felony conviction relating to health care fraud  (4/13/2010)
  • Action Taken: Suspension
  • Summary: Dr. Ehigiator Ovbiose Akhigbe; License # 0101057561

    Nature of Complaint:

    The physician was convicted of felony charges in the United States District Court for the District of Columbia of one count of Healthcare Fraud and seventeen counts of False Statements in Healthcare Matters. The physician was sentenced to imprisonment for a period of fifty-three months on each count which shall run concurrently. The physician upon release from imprisonment shall be on supervised release for a period of three years on each count which shall run concurrently subject to various terms and conditions. The physician shall pay restitution in the amount of $133,418.00 which shall be paid at a rate of no less than 25% of the physician's income upon release.

    Action Taken:

    The Director of the Department of Health Professions has ordered that the physician's license to practice medicine and surgery in the State of Virginia is Suspended .

  • State: Virginia
  • Felony conviction  (3/22/2010)
  • Action Taken: Summary Suspension
  • Summary: Dr. Ehigiator O. Akhigbe; License # MD21027

    Nature of Complaint:

    The physician on 12-17-2009 was found guilty by a jury of multiple counts of false statements in a health care matter and one count of health care fraud. The physician on 03-19-2010 was convicted of multiple felonies in the United States District Court for the District of Columbia.

    Action Taken:

    The District of Columbia Board of Medicine has Summarily Suspended the physician's license to practice medicine.

  • State: District of Columbia

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Education & Training

Medical School

University Of Lagos, College Of Medicine
Graduated in 1983

Residency Hospital

Anesthesiology
Howard University
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Akhigbe & Staff

  • English
  • Afrikaans
  • Yoruba

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