Dr. Adepero Okulaja, MD

Dr. Adepero Okulaja, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Female  |  
Age 47
(22)
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Dr. Adepero Okulaja, MD is an internal medicine doctor who practices in Edina, MN. She is 47 years old and has been practicing for 17 years.Read her story

6565 France Ave S Ste 350

Edina, MN 55435

Contact Information

(952) 999-4049

Insurance Accepted

  • Medicare

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Dr. Okulaja's Experience

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Dr. Okulaja's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Okulaja's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Okulaja "Adepero Mettabel Okulaja is a practising internal medicine physician in Edina, Minnesota. Originally from Nigeria, she moved to America in 1994 to complete her medical training. She began her career at the University of Pennsylvania and completed her 'Med-Peds' residency training at the Albert Einstein Medical center, in Philadelphia before moving to Eau Claire WI in 2001. In 2006, she moved to the Twin Cities where currently resides. Dr. Okulaja is the medical director at The Doctor's House. Her medical practice centers on her passions, which are Integrative medical care, Women's Health, Total Wellness, and the art of healing body, soul, and spirit, diagnostic medicine, Adolescent medicine, Weight management and Post-Bariatric surgery care, Endocrine and autoimmune disorders. She is also an inspirational speaker and the author of The Voice of One Woman, an inspirational anthology of poetry, prose and short stories."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Okulaja "As an Internist, I believe in the concept of total wellness of The spirit, the soul and the body, and I treat wellness as a whole entity, and not just as the mere absence of disease."
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Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatrics
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Ataxia
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Back Pain
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Bronchospasm
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Confusion
  • Constipation
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Emphysema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophagitis
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Genital Herpes
  • Hair Loss
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Insomnia
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lyme Disease
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Perimenopause
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pneumonia
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rash
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Rickets
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Infections
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tinnitus
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Tremor
  • Ulcer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wheezing

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Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Biopsy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • HIV Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Minnesota.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Obafemi Awolowo College Of Health Sciences, Olabisi Onabanjo University
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Albert Einstein Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Lagos University Teaching Hospital, General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Okulaja has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Yoruba

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Okulaja's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Okulaja to family and friends
4.6
based on 22 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (20)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Okulaja's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Bloomington |
Dr. Okulaja has been my doctor for 10 years. She is AMAZING. She doesn't just come in, quickly look at you, and flip off an idea. She listens, she observes, she examines, and most of all, she cares. Best doctor I have ever had.
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in Bloomington, MN |
Dr. Okulaja is the perfect doctor. She cares about me as a person and not just a medical issue. She spends time answering questions and always has treatment options instead of giving me one choice only. I trust her and wish other doctors would observe and learn from her. I always leave an...more
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in Bloomington. MN |
Dr. Okulaja has been my doctor for the last three years or so. She has been very kind and is very knowledgeable. She has helped me turn my health around. She is the only doctor that I have seen who seems to genuinely care about me as a person. Best doctor I have ever had.
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Eden Prairie, MN |
You can't beat Dr. Okulaja's ethical and total care! Knowledgeable, sound practice, patient focused. Dr. Okulaja is my perfect doctor. She is incredibly thorough and thinks of and treats you as a total person. She is not a transactional doctor. She looks for root causes and treats that with the...more
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in Eden Prairie, MN |
Dr. Okulaja was very thorough. She didn't rush through our appointment. She did a complete assessment of my overall health (which my previous doctor did not do) and found a couple of areas that needed to be addressed. Where it not for her, I might not have found out about these things until I...more
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Hospitals where Dr. Okulaja has admitting privileges

Fairview Ridges Hospital
201 E Nicollet Blvd
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Fairview Southdale Hospital
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