Dr. Kwadwo Gyarteng-Dakwa, MD

Dr. Kwadwo Gyarteng-Dakwa, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
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Dr. Kwadwo Gyarteng-Dakwa, MD is a pain medicine doctor who practices in Greensboro, NC. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 17 years.

1305 W Wendover Ave Ste A

Greensboro, NC 27408

Contact Information

(336) 282-0132

Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas


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Neck Muscle Strain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Autonomic Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

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  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

Dr. Gyarteng-Dakwa does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Upper Back Pain


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  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

1 Sanction
  • Disciplinary action in another state (11/27/2017)
    Action Taken: Suspension
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Virginia
2 Board Actions
  • Substandard Care (10/12/2017)
    Action Taken: Agreed Order with Terms and Conditions
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: North Carolina
  • Disciplinary action in another state (12/9/2013)
    Action Taken: Other
    Summary: Dr. Kwadwo Gyarteng-Dakwa; License # MD439277; NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician has been the subject of disciplinary action taken by the State of North Carolina. ACTION TAKEN: The Pennsylvania Board of Medicine ordered the physician to provide proof of compliance with the North Carolina Public Letter of Concern.
    State: Pennsylvania


  • Volgograd State Med School
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Howard University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Yale University College Of Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Gyarteng-Dakwa has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Gyarteng-Dakwa has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gyarteng-Dakwa's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gyarteng-Dakwa to family and friends
based on 35 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Gyarteng-Dakwa's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
Over 45 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Randleman , NC |
This place is the most ridiculous Dr. I've ever been to. The wait time is no less than 1 hour, if he gives you medicine and it makes you sick he just prescribes anti nausea medicine, and doesn't care to listen to what you have to say.
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in Holly Springs, NC |
I would give him 5 stars, but the wait is horrific. Waited 7 hours, with diagnostic tests inbetween, to see this doc. However, once we met I felt that I was in good hands. Explained everything about my horrible spine in plain english. We'll see how the next appt goes.
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Greensboro, NC |
This place has the worst service ever! I would advise to never go here. I came 2 times and the wait was horrible. Dr. Dakwa decided to leave the practice to go and get food during my visit the first time then Dr. foster wrote a prescription for a 90 day prescription for narcotics that no pharmacy...more
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in winterville, NC |
the worst bedside manner i've ever had to endure. as soon as he walks into the room after you've been forced to wait for 4+ hours in a freezing cold patient room he speaks at you for 5mins and thats it. asking questions isn't allowed or if you do ask he pretends like he didn't hear you and...more
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in Clayton, NC |
First office visit 6.5 HOURS & $600 out of pocket (no insurance)- This Dr never ONCE did a physical exam on me or took my vitals- Went straight to prescribing spinal injections. Won't write Rx refills on injection days. Each office visit $200 He talks at you not with you. I left in tears from his...more
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Dr. Gyarteng-Dakwa accepts 1 insurance carrier
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus

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Hospitals where Dr. Gyarteng-Dakwa has admitting privileges

The Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital
1200 N Elm St
Greensboro, NC 27401
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