Dr. Josephine Okwechime, MD

Dr. Josephine Okwechime, MD

Dermatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Josephine Okwechime, MD is a dermatologist in Kokomo, IN and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from University Of Benin in 1985 and specializes in dermatology.

1542 S Dixon Rd

Kokomo, IN 46902

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 99% of peers
Skin Infections
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 97% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Dermatology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Okwechime does not have any board certifications listed.

48  Conditions Treated

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8  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Benin
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Cook County Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University Of Otawa
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Okwechime's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Okwechime to family and friends
7 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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Dr. Okwechime's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Horrible! What a mess! No organization in the front office for appointments. Was told for 3 months they were waiting on insurance approval for a procedure, and this was after I gave them a copy of the approval that was sent to me. The doctor was ina rush to get me out of the office. Was more...more
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Rude, unprofessional, defensive.
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Dr. Okwechime greeted me with a smile and handshake, she immediately put me at ease as she asked what I had done in the past for my psoriasis, she spoke at length as to what we would try, she told me not to worry that we would get the problem under control. the very least manageable. I cannot...more
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