Dr. Nnaemeka Onwuta, MD

Dr. Nnaemeka Onwuta, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Nnaemeka Onwuta, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Barrington, IL and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med in 1991 and specializes in pain medicine, pain medicine anesthesiology, and more.

27750 W Il Route 22 Ste 22

Barrington, IL 60010

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Headache
very high
more than 97% of peers
Fibromyalgia
very high
more than 97% of peers
Spondylitis
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Onwuta'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.

3  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

44  Conditions Treated

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10  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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

  • Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • West Penn Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Loyola University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Cook Co Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Onwuta has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Onwuta's Reviews

3.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Onwuta to family and friends
36 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (36)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (15)

Dr. Onwuta's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

this doctor does not understand pain. apparently you only need a stronger pain killer if you hurt your back. you must be an addict if you do not have a back problem. stay away from this quack. if you have any pain that is not back related you are in trouble with this quack.
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This is one of the best doctors I have ever seen. He does not talk down to you and listens to your concerns. Very personable, very easy to get along with. I would recommend Dr. Onwuta to anyone with pain management issues.
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I've been dealing with pain for 6+years and have had different doctors over that time. Dr. Onwuta is great. He listens to me, takes his time to adress my concerns and makes sure I am satisfied and need anything else before I leave my appointment. While you do have to schedule your appointments out...more
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Dr Onwuta and staff abandoned me after 5 years of being his patient and paying out of pocket. I needed to address my mental health and needed to get off of opioids before entering 28 day inpatient facility for depression. He refused to help me his staff was beyond cruel to me telling me he's triple...more
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Been seeing him for years because I can't find another Doctor. Dr. Onwuta always makes me wait and then I feel he isn't listening or believing me. He hasn't helped me one bit.
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