Dr. Kene Ugokwe, MD

Dr. Kene Ugokwe, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 40
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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Top Care Areas

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

Subdural Hemorrhage
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
very high
more than 99% of peers
Pathological Spine Fracture
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Ugokwe'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.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

53  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease


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21  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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


Education data for Dr. Ugokwe is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ugokwe has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ugokwe's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Ugokwe'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 (7)

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...more
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Excellent physician!!! And has a sense of humor!!!!!
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The ONLY option for successful neurosurgy in the area and the only physician I would ever recommend for treatment and/or consultation. Extremely intelligent, took the time to explain everything, go over questions/concerns, provided information, and very personable. The greatest healthcare team and...more
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It took Dr. Ugokwe 6 weeks after my MRI to tell me about my results. I called several times and his office told him of my test results. When he finally called he left out some of the information on the MRI. I had a new problem that showed up on the MRI and my condition had gotten worse.
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