Dr. Ndubueze Okonkwo, MD

Dr. Ndubueze Okonkwo, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Ndubueze Okonkwo, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in New Orleans, LA. He is 60 years old and has been practicing for 23 years.

5571 Read Blvd Fl 2

New Orleans, LA 70127

Contact Information

(504) 241-6660

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Hypertension
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more than 85% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
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more than 82% of peers
Brain Disorders
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more than 76% of peers

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Okonkwo does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Ureteral Stones
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Hemodialysis

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • U Central Del Este
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Cook Co Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Cook Co Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Tulane University Hospital and Clinics
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Okonkwo accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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