Dr. Ikechukwu Okorie, MD

Dr. Ikechukwu Okorie, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 42
Dr. Ikechukwu Okorie, MD is a family medicine specialist in Hattiesburg, MS and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Ross University, School Of Medicine in 2003 and specializes in family medicine.

908 W Pine St

Hattiesburg, MS 39401

Contact Information

(601) 544-7012

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Okorie's Experience

Dr. Okorie's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • Sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

108  Conditions Treated

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25  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Mississippi.

2 Sanctions
  • Misprescribing or Overprescribing Drugs (3/22/2018)
    Action Taken: Suspension
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Mississippi
  • Unknown (11/12/2015)
    Action Taken: License Restricted
    Summary: Okorie, Ikechukwu Hyginus MD: License # 19875: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: Unknown at this time. ACTION TAKEN: The Mississippi Board of Medical Licensure ordered certain TERMS, RESTRICTIONS and CONDITIONS placed on the physician's license.
    State: Mississippi
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Drexel Univ
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Ross University, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Saint Elizabeth Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Saint Elizabeth Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

Dr. Okorie has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Igbo

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Okorie's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Okorie to family and friends
13 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Okorie's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

They appointment was made with ease. Upon arrival I was informed by the receptionist the doctor was running behind. I appreciated this. The wait was only 30 minutes. The entire staff was attentive, professional, warm and caring.
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I had to wait for over four hours which is not possible for most people including me.
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Very inconsiderate dr. No compassion. He couldn't care less if you're in pain or not. Didn't explain my care to me, asked inappropriate questions in front of children (he could've asked another way!), ran unnecessary testing & had me pee in a cup twice because they didn't do all the tests the...more
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They never follow through with what they are supposed to do. No one remembers you. On the fourth visit they are still asking if they have your medical records. My husband had to go days without his diabetes and nerve medication because no-one would call it in to the pharmacy, even with us calling...more
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I waited everything I went hours those stars are simply a lie. His bedside manners were horrible , just rude . I i low thyroid and have issues with weight I excercise and watch what I eat , he refused after numerous attempts to lead back to subject to discuss with me . I have numerous health issues...more
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