Dr. Emeka Nchekwube, MD

Dr. Emeka Nchekwube, MD

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72 y/o
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Dr. Emeka Nchekwube, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Santa Clara, CA and has been practicing for 39 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Dr. Nchekwube J Emeka - MD

1825 Civic Center Dr Ste 17

Santa Clara, CA 95050
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Benesys
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Nchekwube's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Intervertebral Disc Disease
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Dr. Nchekwube treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 48% of his peers

Dr. Nchekwube treats this condition more than 48% of his peers

Low Back Pain
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Dr. Nchekwube treats Low Back Pain more than 46% of his peers

Dr. Nchekwube treats this condition more than 46% of his peers

Spine Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nchekwube treats Spine Disorders more than 44% of his peers

Dr. Nchekwube treats this condition more than 44% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Emeka Nchekwube, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Santa Clara, CA and has been practicing for 39 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Wayne State University
    Medical School
  • 1979
    Wayne St University Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1979
  • 1975
    Ind University Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1975

Awards

Dr. Nchekwube's Reviews

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4.8

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Dr Nchekwube saved my life! He is a wonderful surgeon!
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I have had a Migraine like headache for 23 years and was treated with pain killers without understanding the cause. I saw him last week and he diagnosed me with Arthritis in less than 5 minutes and gave me an injection that has saved me from my daily headaches in the past 3 days. He knows his...Read More
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They found a brain tumor the size of a lemon a week ago. The doctor operated and he did such a wonderful job. It is truly rare to meet a doctor who has such high skills and such a wonderful bedside manner. He put not only all of my family at ease with his goodness and kindness. He truly is a very...Read More
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