Dr. Benjamin Asafo-Boakye, MD

Dr. Benjamin Asafo-Boakye, MD

Pediatrics  |  
Male  |  
Age 52
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Benjamin Asafo-Boakye, MD is a pediatrics doctor who practices in Blytheville, AR. He is 52 years old and has been practicing for 14 years.

1521 N 10th St Ste F

Blytheville, AR 72315

Contact Information

(870) 780-6832

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • Managed Care (Non-HMO)
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • 2 More

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Dr. Asafo-Boakye's Experience

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Dr. Asafo-Boakye's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatrics
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Pediatrics
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Board Certifications

Dr. Asafo-Boakye does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Administrative Physical
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Anxiety
  • Asthma
  • Ataxia
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Back Pain
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Blood Disorders
  • Boil
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cellulitis
  • Confusion
  • Constipation
  • Cough
  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dizziness
  • Dysentery
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enteritis
  • Fever
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Headache
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nausea
  • Newborn Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Obesity
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pneumonia
  • Polyuria
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Infections
  • Sore Throat
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Strep Throat
  • Swine Flu
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Tremor
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Wheezing

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Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hearing Screening
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arkansas.

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

  • George Washington Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Hannover Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Chldns Natl Med Ctr; Geo Washington University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Howard University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Asafo-Boakye has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Asafo-Boakye has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Asafo-Boakye's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Asafo-Boakye to family and friends
1.0
based on 3 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Asafo-Boakye's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
FAIR
Office environment
POOR
Staff friendliness
FAIR
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Mena, AR |
He is more concerned about making $ than treating kids. He sees as many kids daily as possible. They get any meds the parents want appropriate or not. Instead of fixing the problem he covers it up with meds they want. He doesn't give refills for meds in chronic conditions. Families have to come...more
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Dr. Asafo-Boakye accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Ambetter
    Superior Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Managed Care (Non-HMO)
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Asafo-Boakye has admitting privileges

Great River Medical Center
1520 N Division St
Blytheville, AR 72315
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