Dr. Chima Nwizu, MD

Dr. Chima Nwizu, MD

Allergy  ·  
Male  ·  
57 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Chima Nwizu, MD is an allergy specialist in Greeley, CO and has been practicing for 31 years. He specializes in allergy.Read his story

Dr. Nwizu's Weight Loss and Preventive Cardiology / Lipid Clinic / Family Medicine

6801 W 20th St Unit 101

Greeley, CO 80634
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Limb Pain
more than 81% of peers
Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
more than 69% of peers
Chronic Sinusitis
more than 69% of peers

Dr. Nwizu's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Nwizu's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Nwizu "Dr. Chima Nwizu, MD is a Family Medicine specialist serving in Greeley, Colorado. He has been in service since 2003."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Nwizu "Dr. Chima Nwizu is a Diplomate of the American Board of Family Medicine, the American Board of Obesity Medicine and American Board of Clinical Lipidology. He offers a full spectrum of care that includes adult medicine, weight loss medicine, pediatrics, obstetrics, and in-office surgery.After completing medical school at the University of Benin Nigeria, he completed two years of training in Surgery at Harlem Hospital Center (an affiliate of Columbia Presbyterian University) in New York City. He obtained his Family Medicine Residency training at Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center in the Bronx, New York, and a Fellowship in Obstetrics at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center in San Jose, California. He is currently board certified in Family Medicine, Clinical Lipidology and in Obesity Medicine. In addition to seeing patients at Dr. Nwizus Weight Loss Program, he provides the full spectrum of family medicine care at Family Physicians of Greeley. As a Clinical Lipidologist, Dr. Nwizu is an expert in cholesterol medicine. Dr. Nwizu is able to work with his patients, by improving their cardiovascular risks factors, to significantly cut down their risk of developing heart disease and stroke. As a consequence, he helps patients with both preventions of first heart attack and stroke, as well as in the prevention of recurrent heart attack and stroke.Dr. Nwizu enjoys being a family physician because it gives him the opportunity to practice the full spectrum of medicine and to take care of different pathologies that afflict individuals, from pediatrics to geriatrics as well as unborn babies. It also gives him the opportunity to provide a medical home for patients and coordinate their care with other specialists."
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1  Specialties

  • Allergy

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

166  Conditions Treated

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17  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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 Benin, College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Harlem Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Nwizu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Nwizu's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

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Dr. Nwizu's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (25)

i have a lot of respect for dr nwizu.
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My experiences with Dr. Nwizu have always been positive. He has always expressed genuine interest in our family and our health. He is very knowledgeable about many areas, however he is not above looking to others if he doesn't have the answer.
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since my time with dr. nwizu my quality of life has improved and for this i am very grateful
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Dr Nwizu has been a great doctor for us. Always concerned and available when we need to see him. Willing to work us in even when his schedule is full. Usually knows what is going on and how to help us feel better.
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We love Dr. Nwizu. He is very thorough, attentive and caring. Wonderful bedside manner and connects well with patients.
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