Dr. Njideka Obiekwe, MD

Dr. Njideka Obiekwe, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Female  |  
Age 50
(30)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Njideka Obiekwe, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology doctor who practices in Opelika, AL. She is 50 years old and has been practicing for 16 years.

2505 Village Professional Dr

Opelika, AL 36801

Contact Information

(334) 705-2900

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Uterine Fibroids
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ovarian Cysts
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gestational Diabetes
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endometriosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhage from Placenta Previa
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Miscarriages
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Placenta Previa
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Trichomoniasis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • Yeast Infections

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Procedures

  • C-Section
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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

  • Meharry Med Coll Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Grady Meml Hosp Morehouse Sch Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Obiekwe has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Obiekwe's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Obiekwe to family and friends
3.6
based on 30 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Obiekwe's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Opelika, AL |
Excellent OB. I was recommended to her by several of my friends when experiencing my first pregnancy. She is quick, efficient and communicates everything clearly. She listened to any concerns I had and was always compassionate. I had some complications during delivery and she handled them well. All...more
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Auburn, AL |
Dr. Obiekwe appears to be a nice person but that's it.She is faster in&out the exam room than you can use the bathroom.She doesn't explain things&there is no room to ask questions.Appointments are made without notification.Results get lost&nurses want to redue the tests even though it's...more
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in Birmingham, AL |
I chose Dr. Obiekwe for my OB/GYN based on multiple recommendations for my pregnancy in 2008/2009, when she was with another clinic. I've heard she's great for normal pregnancies. However, she aggressively ignored all of my concerns in appointments, and then I nearly died with HELLP syndrome. 3...more
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in Opelika, AL |
To be fair Dr. Obiekwe is an excellent doctor if you're just having something simple done like an annual exam. That's it. I had a hysterectomy. Her bedside manner is lousy, the nurses all acted annoyed asking post-op questions. I had an issue with the narcotics post-op, went to Dr. Obiekwe had me...more
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auburn, al |
Horrible bedside manner. She doesn't explain everything and pushes procedures on you. She tried to bully me into having a procedure done without having medical evidence that I needed it. She told me she didn't know what was wrong with me but tried to force me to have a procedure. She have me...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Obiekwe accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Dental Blue 100/200/300
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Obiekwe has admitting privileges

East Alabama Medical Center
2000 Pepperell Pkwy
Opelika, AL 36801
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