Dr. Jerome Nwokike, MD

Dr. Jerome Nwokike, MD

Adult & Adolescent Psychiatry  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. Jerome Nwokike, MD is an adult & adolescent psychiatry specialist in North Las Vegas, NV and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from University Of Benin in 1989 and specializes in adult & adolescent psychiatry, pediatric psychiatry, and more.

5105 Camino Al Norte # 100

North Las Vegas, NV 89031

Contact Information

(702) 750-2438

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • EmblemHealth
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Nevada
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Nwokike's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Nondependent Opioid Abuse
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nwokike treats Nondependent Opioid Abuse more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Nwokike treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nwokike treats Nondependent Cocaine Abuse more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Nwokike treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Nwokike treats Nondependent Alcohol Abuse more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Nwokike treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Nwokike's conditions and procedures:

ADHD and-or ADD
Adjustment Disorder
Alcohol-Induced Mental Disorders
Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
Anxiety
Autism
Bipolar Disorder
Borderline Personality Disorder
Cocaine Addiction
Combination Drug Dependence
Delusional Disorder
Developmental and Learning Disorders
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
Eating Disorders
Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
Homicidal Ideation
Impulse Control Disorders
Major Depressive Disorder
Marijuana Addiction
Medication Management
Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
Nondependent Hallucinogen Abuse
Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
Nondependent Opioid Abuse
Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Opioid Dependence
Personality Disorders
Phobia
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Psychiatric Diseases
Psychiatric Evaluation
Psychosis
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
Schizoaffective Disorder
Schizophrenia
Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Dependence
Suicidal Ideation
Tobacco Use Disorder

About Me

Care Philosophy

A passion for better medicine.

Specialties

  • Adult & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Forensic Psychiatry
  • Pediatric Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Forensic Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

Education

  • 2005
    Yale University
    Fellowship Hospital
    2005
  • 2002
    Temple University Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    2002
  • 1989
    General Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1989
  • 1989
    University Of Benin
    Medical School
    1989
  • 1988
    University Of Benin / School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School
    1988

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Nwokike's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Nwokike

1.8

Based on 55 reviews

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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Amazing and Very Caring,thank You
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Yall crazy, he is way better than my last psyc dr, he understands and listens, and gives me the meds i need, yall complaining about YOUR insurance, that isn't their fault, i have never had an issue with him, and yall complain about waiting, like really, have patience. But yeah, he is the best....
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This doctor is gentle and kind. He listens and offers an expertise that shows his experience is above the rest.
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Cannot even explain how bad this doctor is, especially if you have a adolescent. Even then, as an adult, you won't get prescriptions filled on time, they never answer the phone. The doctor barely says more than 10 words. Do not go to - mental health is too important.
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All comment left by others are 100% true. My son has been w/ him almost 21/2yrs. Finding a news Dr. Even w/ an appt. You stand a good 90% chance of waiting 2hrs. or more. When you do see him only interaction he has w/ child is saying hello how are you and my child has autism and doesn't even try to...Read More
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Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Group Health Cooperative
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
Tricare
TriCare for Life
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United Healthcare

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