Dr. Gordon Ijelu, MD

Dr. Gordon Ijelu, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
Dr. Gordon Ijelu, MD is a nephrology specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from University Of Benin in 1978 and specializes in nephrology and internal medicine.

6329 N Broad St

Philadelphia, PA 19141

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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

Limb Swelling
more than 60% of peers
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
more than 54% of peers
Bone Disorders
more than 48% of peers

Dr. Ijelu'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

  • Nephrology
  • Internal Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Ijelu does not have any board certifications listed.

18  Conditions Treated

1  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.


  • University Of Benin
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Harlem Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

Dr. Ijelu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ijelu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ijelu to family and friends
2 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Ijelu's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

This doctor is the worst clinician. He does not listen to his patients concerns, he is not open to outside professional advice. He has poor bedside manner and he lacks empathy and clinical diagnosis skills. His 40 years of work experience is worthless. If you want to be treated professionally and...more
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