Dr. Benedict Okwara, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Benedict Okwara, MD
Dr. Benedict Okwara, MD is an internal medicine doctor who practices in Albemarle, NC. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 33 years. Dr. Okwara is affiliated with Carolinas Healthcare System Union, CaroMont Health and Stanly Regional Medical Center.

First Care Medical Clinic

1426 E Main St

Albemarle, NC 28001

Contact Information

(704) 982-0950

Dr. Benedict Okwara, MD

Dr. Benedict Okwara, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Okwara

Dr. Okwara's Experience

Dr. Okwara'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
  • No sanctions found
  • Board actions found


  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

Dr. Okwara does not have any board certifications listed.

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

2 Board Actions
  • Failure to make a correct diagnosis (9/7/2016)
    Action Taken: Non-disciplinary Action
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: North Carolina
  • Non-Disciplinary Action (11/12/2013)
    Action Taken: Letter of Concern
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: North Carolina


  • St George's University
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Meth Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Okwara has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Okwara has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Okwara does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Okwara and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Okwara's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Okwara to family and friends
based on 12 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Okwara's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Charlotte north Carolina |
hi my name is Tina Holmes Ross I've beenDr. Okwara patient for almost 10 years and he's a professional doctor diagnoses always on point and very professional and I love to come here to First Care Medical thanks
Monroe, NC |
Dr. Okwara is a great doctor. My family has gone to First Care for over 20 years. Every doctor there has been professional and knowledgable.
Have you seen Dr. Benedict Okwara, MD?
Are you Dr. Okwara?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Hospitals where Dr. Okwara has admitting privileges

Carolinas Healthcare System Union
600 Hospital Dr
Monroe, NC 28112
View Hospital Profile
CaroMont Health
2525 Court Dr
Gastonia, NC 28054
View Hospital Profile
Stanly Regional Medical Center
301 Yadkin St
Albemarle, NC 28001
View Hospital Profile

View other doctors with similar experience to find the right doctor for you.

Allergy & Immunology
Internal Medicine