Dr. Andrew Okpaleke, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
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Age 64
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Dr. Andrew Okpaleke, MD
Dr. Andrew Okpaleke, MD is an internal medicine doctor who practices in Zephyrhills, FL. He is 64 years old and has been practicing for 35 years.

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37920 Medical Arts Ct

Zephyrhills, FL 33541

Contact Information

(352) 518-2000

Dr. Andrew Okpaleke, MD

Dr. Andrew Okpaleke, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care

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Dr. Okpaleke's Experience

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Dr. Okpaleke'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
  • No malpractice claims found
  • Sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

Dr. Okpaleke does not have any board certifications listed.

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

6 Sanctions
  • Disciplinary action in another state (4/20/2017)
    Action Taken: Revocation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Florida
  • Noncompliance with a Professional Rule (2/20/2017)
    Action Taken: Suspension
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Florida
  • Disciplinary action in another state (8/25/2015)
    Action Taken: Revocation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: New York
  • Disciplinary action in another state (8/18/2015)
    Action Taken: Suspension
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Florida
  • Violated terms of probation (7/30/2015)
    Action Taken: Revocation
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Tennessee
  • Misprescribing or Overprescribing Drugs (9/30/2013)
    Action Taken: Probation
    Summary: Okplaeke, Andrew Chidi MD: License # 14656: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician allegedly engaged in inappropriate prescribing in violation of board regulations which establish prerequisites for the issuance of prescriptions; violated Pain Management Clinic laws, to wit: changed clinic location without notifying Department or obtaining new certificate, accepting cash as payment and failed to utilize required drug screen and pill counts. ACTION TAKEN: The Tennessee Board of Medical Examiners has permanently barred the physician from practice of pain management; ordered to surrender pain management clinic license number 297 to the Department of Health and to close Bradlake Medical Center; medical license placed on PROBATION for not less than five years with terms to include practice monitoring, required continuing education courses and prohibited from prescribing or dispensing Schedules II or III control.
    State: Tennessee
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Meharry Medical College School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Harlem Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Okpaleke accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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