Dr. Ferdinand Ofodile, MD

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Dr. Ferdinand Ofodile, MD

General Surgery | Male

HARLEM HOSPITAL 506 Malcolm X Blvd, New York, NY 10037 Get Directions

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Dr. Ofodile specializes in General Surgery and practices in New York, NY. He practices at 1 location.

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    Malpractice Claims

    Dr. Ofodile has 2 malpractice Malpractice Claims

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    • Settlement;2012-01-05T00:00:00
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  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
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    3.5 based on 6 responses
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    • Helpfulness
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    • Staff
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    • Level of trust in provider's decisions
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    • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
       (6)
    • How well provider listens and answers questions
       (6)
    • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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    Dr. Ofodile's Office & Staff
    • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
       (6)
    • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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    • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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    • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      31 – 45 minutes (6)
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    Specialties

    • General Surgery
    • Plastic Surgery

    Board Certifications

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    • General Surgery
    • Plastic Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Benign Tumor
    • Black Eye
    • Breast Atrophy
    • Breast Diseases
    • Breast Hypoplasia
    • Breast Ptosis
    • Burn Injuries
    • Cancer
    • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
    • Cleft Lip
    • Congenital Anomalies of Breast
    • Deformities of Auricle or Pinna
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gynecomastia
    • Hidradenitis
    • Localized Fat Deposits
    • Mandibular Hypoplasia
    • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
    • Oral and-or Facial Cleft
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Second-Degree Burns
    • Skin Cancer
    • Third-Degree Burns

    Procedures Performed

    • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
    • Blepharoplasty
    • Breast Augmentation
    • Breast Lift Surgery
    • Breast Reconstruction
    • Breast Reduction
    • Breast Surgical Procedure
    • Cleft Palate Repair (Palatoplasty)
    • Dermal Filler
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
    • Excision of Skin Cancer
    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Eyelid Surgery
    • Facelift
    • Facial Reconstruction
    • Gynecomastia Repair
    • Liposuction
    • Nipple Reconstruction
    • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
    • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
    • Skin and Tissue Reduction
    • Skin Grafts
    • Wound Repair

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    • 2
      Malpractice Claims

      Dr. Ofodile has 2 malpractice claims

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      • Settlement  (1/5/2012)
      • Amount or Range: Above average
      • Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: New York County, NY
      • State: New York
      • Settlement  (10/22/2012)
      • Amount or Range: Above average
      • Nature of Complaint: Zip Code or County of Event: New York County, NY
      • State: New York
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      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

    • Medical School
      Nwu Fienberg Sch Of Med

      Graduated in 1968

    • Internship Hospital
      Harlem Hospital Center
    • Residency Hospital
      Harlem Hosp/Colum-Presby

      Completed in 1975

      Harlem Hospital Center

      Completed in 1973

      New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia Presbyterian Center

      Completed in 1971

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Mayo Clinic-Rochester

      Completed in 1976

    Awards & Recognition

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    • Media & Publications

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
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    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in General Surgery
    • Board certified in General Surgery and Plastic Surgery
    • Malpractice claims found
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Dr. Ofodile's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes

    Experience with Dr. Ofodile

    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients