Dr. Chukwumere Nwogu, MD

Dr. Chukwumere Nwogu, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
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Age 52
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Dr. Chukwumere Nwogu, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Buffalo, NY and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from University Of Nigeria in 1987 and specializes in cardiac surgery and general surgery.

ELM AND CARLTON ST

Buffalo, NY 14263

Contact Information

(716) 845-2300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Independent Health
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
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Dr. Nwogu's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Lung Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nwogu performs Lung Surgery more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Nwogu performs this procedure more than 87% of his peers

Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nwogu performs Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs) more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Nwogu performs this procedure more than 84% of his peers

Lung Cancer
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nwogu treats Lung Cancer more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Nwogu treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer

Dr. Nwogu's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Valve Disease
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Endocarditis
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Esophagomyotomy
Esophagostomy
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hernia Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Removal, Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
Mitral Valve Disease
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Non-Invasive Mechanical Ventilation With Robotic Assistance
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Partial Lobectomy With Robotic Assistance
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Thymomas
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tracheal Surgery
Vascular Disease
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Chukwumere Nwogu, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Buffalo, NY and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from University Of Nigeria in 1987 and specializes in cardiac surgery and general surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

1999
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1998
University Mass Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1995
Flushing Hospital
Residency Hospital
1990
Harlem Hospital Center
Internship Hospital
1987
University Of Nigeria
Medical School
1999
1998
1995
1990
1987

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Aetna
Choice Plus Test POS II
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP) HMO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Independent Health
Encompass
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
MVP Health Care
MVP Health Care PPO

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