Dr. Ayo Adu, MD

Dr. Ayo Adu, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 41
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Dr. Ayo Adu, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Victoria, TX and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from Ross University School Of Medicine in 2007 and specializes in pain medicine, sports medicine, and more.

9410 NE Zac Lentz Pkwy Ste 200

Victoria, TX 77904

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas


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Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Herniated Disc
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Adu "As a primary care sports medicine specialist, I have the unique advantage of bringing my expertise in sports injuries, musculoskeletal problems and sports chiropractic care to my patients. I am proficient in sports concussion management and procedures including epidural steroid injections, facet injections and fluoroscopically-guided joint injections. My diverse training allows me to offer greater options to my patients in their pursuit of improved health and wellness."


  • Pain Medicine
  • Chiropractic
  • Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
  • Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

Conditions Treated


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  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Fluoroscopic-Guided Hip Injection
  • Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Block
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Occipital Nerve Block
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Sports Medicine Related Procedures
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tendon and Bursa Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.


  • University Of Toronto
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • Ross University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • University Of Oklahoma Hsc In Tulsa
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • University Of Oklahoma Hsc In Tulsa
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • University Of Oklahoma Hsc In Tulsa
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Parker College Of Chiropractic
    Other Education | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Joseph E. Salamy Award - Intern of the Year, 2009
  • Chief Resident, 2010
Media & Publications
  • The 5-Minute Sports Medicine Consult, 2nd edition, 2011
  • Victoria Advocate, Aug. 2012

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Adu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Adu to family and friends
based on 20 total reviews (8 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

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  • 3
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Dr. Adu's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

He was the first pain management doctor I was referred to, and I have never considered another doctor. He actually listens to each and every issue you have, and goes above and beyond to address them all and make sure you are comfortable with what care and medication you are receiving. If I could...more
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Dr Adu is the most caring Dr that I’ve ever been to. He listens , he cares, he continues to perfect the medication that is best for you. His advice and and honesty has helped me trust his medical decisions.
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He's amazing! He truly cares about his patients & their quality of life. He wants to help his patients either improve or be comfortable. He will help in any way he can & will try all possible options. He isn't afraid to provide necessary medication. If you had a previous RX he will maintain it...more
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I have recently started seeing Dr Adu for pain management, and so far he is the most caring, patient, understanding Dr I have been too. I don't mind if I have to wait a lil over my appt time because he takes his time with me when its my turn and really listens to me and never rushes in and rushes...more
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I have been a patient of Dr. Adu for over 3 yrs now. I strongly recommend Dr. Adu, as he is very thorough, caring and honest when discussing my condition, possibilities for treatment or ways that I can make changes to help myself. He is a super nice guy with a great bedside manner.
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