Dr. Nkemakonam Ikekpeazu, MD

Dr. Nkemakonam Ikekpeazu, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 57
(25)
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Dr. Nkemakonam Ikekpeazu, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in West Haven, CT. He is 57 years old and has been practicing for 20 years.

764 Campbell Ave Ste B

West Haven, CT 06516

Contact Information

(203) 937-8778

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Anal Fissure
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more than 73% of peers
Hemorrhoids
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more than 71% of peers
Anal Disorders
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more than 67% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Fracture
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Rib Fracture
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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

  • Coll Med Scis U Calabar
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Hospital Of St Raphael
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Hospital Of St Raphael
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ikekpeazu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Igbo

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ikekpeazu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ikekpeazu to family and friends
4.6
based on 25 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Ikekpeazu's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Orange, CT |
I've been debilitated by hernia for 20 years and as I lost weight it has become more annoying and unbearable, he did a great job , Very professional and he's a nice guy this was my very first surgery ,, also the people 60 temple st New Haven, temple medical center, we're also great
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in New Haven, CT |
I couldn't have asked for a better Dr.! He is an amazing individual - caring, compassionate and a pleasure to work with and to trust. His staff is amazing. I truly received exceptional care and would not hesitate for a second to contact him again should the need arise.
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in West Haven, CT |
I became a patient to Dr. Ikekpeazu in 2013. From the onset, I knew he was a rare jewel for a physician. Back then, as he is today, he was pleasant, patient, and professional. Dr. Ikekpeazu has performed multiple procedures on me and his attention to detail, and person to person care is...more
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in Milford, CT |
Dr. Ikekpeazu was covering for the surgeon my husband had a hernia repair with & it was a Sat. morning he happened to be in his office even though his practice was closed for the day & was kind enough to save us an emergency room visit. He was wonderful & cared enough to even give us help if needed...more
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in Cheshire, CT |
Dr. Ikekpeazu was recommended by my PCP when I had to have an emergency appendectomy. After having him as my surgeon it was apparent why she had recommended him. He came to the campus I was at instead of having me transferred, had amazing bedside manners, caught another issue while performing the...more
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Dr. Ikekpeazu accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem
    Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    BlueConnect HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Preferred Blue PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

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Hospitals where Dr. Ikekpeazu has admitting privileges

Yale - New Haven Hospital
20 York St
New Haven, CT 06510
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