Dr. Lawrence Okafor, MD

Internal Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 74
(4)
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Dr. Lawrence Okafor, MD
Dr. Lawrence Okafor, MD is an internal medicine doctor who practices in South Holland, IL. He is 74 years old and has been practicing for 47 years. Dr. Okafor is affiliated with Advocate South Suburban Hospital.

100 W 162nd St

South Holland, IL 60473

Contact Information

(708) 730-2200

Dr. Lawrence Okafor, MD

Dr. Lawrence Okafor, MD

Accepted insurance

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

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Dr. Okafor's Experience

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Dr. Okafor's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
81

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Back Pain
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Boil
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cellulitis
  • Common Cold
  • Constipation
  • Cough
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Enteritis
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophagitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Glaucoma
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Herpes Zoster Without Complication
  • Hip Sprain
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Insomnia
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nausea
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shingles
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Skin Infections
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Ulcer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Vertigo

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Procedures

  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization Administration
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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

Education

  • University Of Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • New York Med Coll
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Metropolitan Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Mt Sinai Hospital Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Ny Med Coll/Met Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • New York Med Coll-Flower &
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1974

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Okafor has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Okafor's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Okafor to family and friends
3.0
based on 4 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Okafor's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Harvey IL |
Seemed inconvenienced by our visit. Seemed uncomfortable using the computer. Spent much of the visit typing list of current meds. Not welcoming. Not interested.
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Dr. Okafor accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthLink
    HealthLink PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Okafor has admitting privileges

Advocate South Suburban Hospital
17800 Kedzie Ave
Hazel Crest, IL 60429
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