Dr. Kene Ugokwe, MD

Dr. Kene Ugokwe, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 41
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Dr. Kene Ugokwe, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Youngstown, OH. He specializes in neurosurgery.

540 Parmalee Ave Ste 510

Youngstown, OH 44510

Contact Information

(330) 743-1928

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Dr. Ugokwe's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pathological Spine Fracture
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ugokwe treats Pathological Spine Fracture more than 100% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Osteoporotic Spine Fractures
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ugokwe treats Spine Fractures, Traumatic more than 100% of his peers

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

Thoracic Spine Fracture
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ugokwe treats Thoracic Spine Fracture more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Ugokwe treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Ugokwe's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Kene Ugokwe, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Youngstown, OH. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

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Dr. Ugokwe's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ugokwe

4.3

Based on 29 reviews

5 Stars
79.3103448275862%
(23)
4 Stars
3.4482758620689653%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
3.4482758620689653%
(1)
1 Star
13.793103448275861%
(4)

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I don’t know if you’ll find a more humble neurosurgeon in all your life. Dr. Ugokwe is honest, kind, and compassionate. Five months ago, he saved my husbands life in the knick of time. I thanked him and his response: “I’m just the middle man.” WOW! My family and I will forever be greatful to Dr....Read More
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Dr. Ugokwe has done 2 successful surgeries on me thus far. My spine was a total train wreck, and he managed to get my neck in much better functioning condition, and also fixed some issues with a major surgery on my lumbar spine. I recommend him to every one who asks me about my procedures! He has...Read More
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Wonderful surgeon with great bed side manner, takes time to answer questions and explain procedures. Awesome smile!
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Saw Dr. Ugokwe and was told to do therapy, epidurals and follow up in 6 weeks. When I called to schedule the follow up the person I spoke with informed me that I would have to do the epidurals - which I chose not to do after speaking with several people that say they do not work and are only a...Read More
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Excellent physician!!! And has a sense of humor!!!!!
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Choice Plus Test POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
CareSource
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Golden Rule
Health Net
Medicare Advantage PFFS
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Kaiser Permanente
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Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
NGS CoreSource
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Tricare
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