Dr. Ifeoma M Okoronkwo, MD

Dr. Ifeoma M Okoronkwo, MD

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Regenerative Medicine  ·  
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53 y/o
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Dr. Ifeoma M Okoronkwo, MD is a regenerative medicine specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 24 years. She specializes in regenerative medicine, pain management, and more.Read her story

Manhattan Medicine

300 E 56th St

New York, NY 10022
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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Dr. Okoronkwo's Experience

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Dr. Okoronkwo's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Regenerative Medicine
  • Board certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Okoronkwo's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Okoronkwo "Dr. Okoronkwo is board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. She began her medical career in 1998 as an Attending Physician at NYU Langone Medical Center. Subsequently, Dr. Okoronkwo became a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at the NYU School of Medicine and the Director of Integrative Medicine at the Rusk Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine. Dr. O, as she is fondly known, obtained a bachelor of arts degree from Yale University. She obtained her medical degree from Cornell University Medical College where she was awarded the Harold Soloman Prize in Rehabilitation Medicine. Upon completion of her internship at the Sloan-Kettering Institute and North Shore University Hospital, Dr. O completed her residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the Mount Sinai Medical Center, where she was the Chief Resident in her final year. Dr. Okoronkwo has expertise in the many uses of Botox injections. She also uses Botox along with other intramuscular, joint, tendon and nerve injections to treat various pain syndromes. With her training in physical medicine and rehabilitation and her many years of clinical experience, Dr. O is able to expertly correlate functional assessment with injury and deficits. This allows for a customized physical therapy program to be created that is tailored to restoring mobility and sports specific performance. Dr. O has been quoted in The Wall Street Journal and The Daily News and been featured on WABC-TV's Eyewitness News with Dr. Jay Adlersberg and PBS. She has a podcast on Healthology.com and has had feature articles in Vogue and More Magazine. Dr. Okoronkwo trained in acupuncture at the Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine in China and is a certified acupuncturis"
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This content was provided by Dr. Okoronkwo "Dr. Ifeoma Okoronkwo a pain management specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 24 years. She specializes in pain management and regenerative medicine."

3  Specialties

  • Regenerative Medicine
  • Pain Management
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

1  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

13  Conditions Treated

10  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Mt Sinai School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • North Shore University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Okoronkwo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

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Dr. Okoronkwo's Reviews

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4.6

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I was treated for a torn meniscus and feel confident in Dr. O's diagnosis and the procedures she recommended to avoid surgery. I appreciate the alternative methods she specializes in and the comprehensive program that included sessions with a chiropractor and physical therapist.
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Richard J. – Sep 12, 2018
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I was very please with my visit. She is very professional and knowledgeable. If you need an excellent doctor she is the one. Thank you Dr. O
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L. A. – Aug 25, 2018
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this doctor and everyone in her office was excellent. i know i am in the very best hands here!
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Anonymous – Aug 22, 2018
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"Very pleased" is an understatement re: success attaining results beyond expectations. Treatments very professional but most importantly are the results. I had incredibly painful osteoarthritis for well over a decade to the degree that if I wrote a few checks it was very painful. Now I have no...Read More
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Jul 20, 2018
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I saw Dr. O because I hated my freckles. She did microneedling with PRP and just after 1 treatment my skin was tighter and brighter. Even some of the freckles started fading. I am now a little less shy about having my photo taken. I was a little hesitant at first to get the procedure but Dr. O...Read More
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Jul 18, 2018
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