Dr. Anthony Udekwu, MD

Critical Care Surgery •  Male • Age 63
  
Dr. Udekwu
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Janet Weis Children's Hosp-GNS

100 N Academy Ave Danville, PA 17822

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(570) 271-6438

Dr. Anthony Udekwu, MD is a critical care surgery specialist in Danville, PA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from U Nigeria Fac Med-Enugu in 1979 and specializes in critical care surgery.


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Dr. Udekwu accepts the following insurance:

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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
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Dr. Udekwu's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anemia
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Empyema
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallstones
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparotomy
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Melanoma
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Retina Diseases
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Grafts
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wound Repair

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4.4

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About Me

Care Philosophy

We take the time to discuss the risk, benefits and alternatives of your surgical care. Your care is very important to us, we strive to give personal attention to each patient and their family.

Specialties

  • Critical Care Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

1987
University of Chicago
Residency Hospital
1980
U Nigeria
Internship Hospital
1979
U Nigeria Fac Med-Enugu
Medical School

Awards

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Locations

Janet Weis Children's Hosp-GNS

Janet Weis Children's Hosp-GNS100 N Academy Ave Danville, PA 17822
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Kettering Medical Center

Kettering, OH

81% Patient experience rating, 12% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • Critical Care Excellence Award™ (2018)