Dr. Emeka Eziri, MD

Dr. Emeka Eziri, MD

Pulmonary Disease  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. Emeka Eziri, MD is a pulmonologist in Gastonia, NC and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from University Of Calabar, College Of Medical Sciences in 1988 and specializes in pulmonary disease and sleep medicine.

440 E Long Ave

Gastonia, NC 28054

Contact Information

(704) 867-8742

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • 21 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Bronchitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Eziri'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Eziri "Would help you breathe and sleep better"

2  Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

65  Conditions Treated

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16  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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

  • College Of Medical Sciences/University Of Calabar
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • University Of Calabar, College Of Medical Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • North Genl Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • North Genl Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Robert F Wagner School Of Public Service, New York University
    Other Education | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Fellow, American College of Chest Physicians, 2005
  • Fellow, American Institute of Health Care Quality, 2007
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Igbo
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Eziri's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Eziri to family and friends
13 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Eziri's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

This man is a joke!! Doesn't listen to his patients, is condescending, has a huge ego, really enjoys hearing himself talk, and is a rip-off!!! He basis diagnosis off of his opinions, and is not a man of his word!! I am still waiting on a return call from him about a refund. Do not ever take anyone...more
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Extremely intelligent doctor and spot on with diagnosis. However, looks at his computer more than at you, the patient. When asked a direct question about how he would know if my CPAP was at the right setting for me, all he said was "you are compliant." Well, yes, I plan to be compliant but that...more
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Noted.....Would love to do better if given the option,.

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The wait was over 3 hours each time I went. He had one nurse doing every thing. He needs to hire more help.so his patients do not have to wait hours.
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The doctor ordered a sleep study eight years ago. He failed to check the bipap machine in the intervening years. He did not check on the status of the sleep apnea problem in the intervening
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