Dr. Maureen Achuko, MD

NephrologyFemaleAge 57

Dr. Achuko
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Carolina Kidney Care

557 Sandhurst Dr Fayetteville, NC 28304

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(910) 222-1592

Dr. Maureen Achuko, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Fayetteville, NC and has over 32 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Obafemi Awolowo University, Faculty Of Health Sciences medical school in 1989. She is affiliated with medical facilities Cape Fear Valley Medical Center and Southeastern Regional Medical Center. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Achuko to book an appointment.

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Dr. Achuko is affiliated with Southeastern Regional Medical Center Lumberton, a highly rated hospital.

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  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
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Experience
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No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Achuko's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hyperkalemia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Achuko treats Hyperkalemia more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Achuko treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Calcium Metabolism Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Achuko treats Calcium Metabolism Disorders more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Achuko treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Achuko treats Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Achuko treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Achuko's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Congenital Renal Dysplasia
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Hypertrophy
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Stones
  • Kidney Transplant Evaluation
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Living Kidney Donor Evaluation
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Renal Scan
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Ultrasound, Renal
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Dr. Achuko accepts the following insurance:

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National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
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Choice Care PPO

Dr. Achuko's Reviews

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I really like Dr. Achuko and all her staff there. I feel like she listens to me and I would recommend her to anyone needing kidney care.
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Maureen Achuko, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Fayetteville, NC and has over 32 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from Obafemi...Read more

Specialties

  • Nephrology

Board Certifications

Education

2002
Virginia Commonwealth University Health System
Fellowship Hospital
1999
Greater Baltimore Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1996
Lagos University Teaching Hospital
Internship Hospital
1989
Obafemi Awolowo University, Faculty Of Health Sciences
Medical School
1983
University Of Ife
Undergraduate School
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Languages

  • English
  • Igbo

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Maureen Achuko, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Achuko has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Maureen Achuko, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Maureen Achuko, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Achuko frequently treats Hyperkalemia, Calcium Metabolism Disorders, and Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Achuko treats.

Where is Dr. Maureen Achuko, MD's office located?

Dr. Achuko's office is located at 557 Sandhurst Dr, Fayetteville, NC 28304. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Maureen Achuko, MD speak?

Dr. Achuko speaks Igbo and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Practice

Carolina Kidney Care557 Sandhurst Dr Fayetteville, NC 28304
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Fayetteville Kidney Center2560 Legion Rd Fayetteville, NC 28306
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Carolina Kidney Care, P.A.

Carolina Kidney Care PA810 WESLEY PINES RD Lumberton, NC 28358
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Lumberton Dialysis

Lumberton Dialysis Unit720 Wesley Pines Rd Lumberton, NC 28358
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Achuko is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Cape Fear Valley Medical Center

Fayetteville, NC

62% Patient Experience Rating, 7% lower than the national average

2 Awards Received

Southeastern Regional Medical Center

Lumberton, NC

66% Patient Experience Rating, 3% lower than the national average

1 Award Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)