Dr. Eghierhua Ugheoke, MD

Dr. Eghierhua Ugheoke, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Eghierhua Ugheoke, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Huntsville, AL and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of Ibadan, College Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

809 Shoney Dr SW Ste 202

Huntsville, AL 35801

Contact Information

(256) 883-0098

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Ugheoke performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Duodenal Ulcer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ulcer
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abdominal Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Ugheoke'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.

2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

81  Conditions Treated

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10  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Manometry
  • Paracentesis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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

  • University Of Ibadan, College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • University Benin Tchg Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • UMDNJ University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Richland Meml Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ugheoke has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ugheoke's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ugheoke to family and friends
12 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Ugheoke's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I have only seen Dr. U in the hospital - he was very professional and knowledgeable. He was approachable, and very kind in his interactions.
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Everyone in this office is superb, from the front reception, to the triage nurse, the CRNP and the doctor. I am very pleased with my experience and am looking forward to having him treat me for my current problems.
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