Dr. Chiedu Nchekwube, MD

Dr. Chiedu Nchekwube, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
Dr. Chiedu Nchekwube, MD is a family medicine specialist in Merrillville, IN and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Howard University College in 1980 and specializes in family medicine and integrative medicine.

5495 Broadway

Merrillville, IN 46410

Contact Information

(219) 985-5500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Golden Rule
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Dr. Nchekwube's Experience

Dr. Nchekwube's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice and Integrative Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Nchekwube "I Partner with clients /patients to achieve Optimum Wellness. I enjoy helping my clients/patients achieve Optimum Wellness at any age, using Natural or Integrative Medicine. I redirect my patients/Clients to take advantage of the power of their Minds to Heal their Bodies. The operative principle is Patient/Client Empowerment to confidently embark on the journey of Self-Healing."

2  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Integrative Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
  • Integrative Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physician Specialties**

25  Conditions Treated

24  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Allergy Testing
  • Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Detoxification
  • Diet Counseling
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Hypnosis (Medical Hypnotherapy)
  • IV Therapy
  • Joint Injection
  • Mesotherapy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Pain Management
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Stress Management
  • Testopel® Pellet
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Acupuncture
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Trigger Point Therapy
  • Weight Loss Management
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

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.


  • Oakland University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • Howard University College
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Indiana University / School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
    Other Education | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nchekwube has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Igbo
  • Spanish
  • Yoruba

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nchekwube's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Nchekwube to family and friends
25 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Nchekwube'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)

Great experience with Dr. Nchekwube. Very thorough and progressive with healthcare and treatment options. Recommend him to all my friends and family.
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I think he's a phenomenal Doctor he takes time with he's patients and he is very caring. He knows his practice I have been seeing him for over 16years! I've recommended others to see him and they all have said the same to me, I've also had family members to come from out of another state to see him...more
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