Dr. Nkiruka Arene, MD

Dr. Nkiruka Arene, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  |  
Female  |  
Age 49
(15)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Nkiruka Arene, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation doctor who practices in Bel Air, MD. She is 49 years old and has been practicing for 15 years.

2012 S Tollgate Rd Ste 207

Bel Air, MD 21015

Contact Information

(443) 371-9750

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Employers Health Network
  • Maryland Physicians Care
  • Medicaid
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Gait Abnormality
very high
more than 98% of peers
Migraine
very high
more than 93% of peers
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
high
more than 86% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Arene "After seven years experience as assistant professor and medical director of the stroke/neuro-rehabilitation program at John Hopkins university, Dr. Arene now brings her experience to her own clinic, Wellspring Clinic, as medical director. She continues the tradition of providing exceptional care in a modern clinic setting with personalized attention to each patient. Patients with pain and disabilities receive care tailored to their needs to optimize function and quality of quality of life."
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Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Adult Medicine
  • Nursing (Nurse Practitioner)
  • Pain Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
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Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Injury
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Dystonia
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fasciitis
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spasticity
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stroke
  • Traumatic Amputation
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Upper Back Pain

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Procedures

  • Baclofen Pump Therapy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Pain Management
  • Pain Pump
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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 Lagos / College of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • University Of Lagos, College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Brooklyn Hosp Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Long Island Jewsih Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Arene has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Nigerian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Arene's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Arene to family and friends
4.5
based on 15 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Arene'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 (3)

Bel Air, MD |
Very kind,treats patient and family with respect.Knowledgeable,concerned with all aspects of patient,a holistic approach. Only negatve,wait time extremely long,especially for the type of patients seen. Needs to address that issue.
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in Street, MD |
I was lied to. And as soon ss she saw my medsheet & noted I was on an old depression med she ceased to take me seriously. I CANNOT walk.Her answer?Detox me from pain meds which would upset the balance of my psy meds.Didnt read my chart.NO HELP.1MONTH WASTED.
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in Abingdon, MD |
Dr. Arene treats my for Ehlers Danlos Sysndrome and Pain Management
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Arene accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice Advantage
    Blue Choice Network POS
    Blue Preferred PPO
    CareFirst Maryland POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
    Carelink HMO
  • Employers Health Network
  • Maryland Physicians Care
  • Medicaid
  • Priority Partners
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS

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Hospitals where Dr. Arene has admitting privileges

Greater Baltimore Medical Center
6701 N Charles St
Towson, MD 21204
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MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center
9000 Franklin Square Dr
Baltimore, MD 21237
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UM Upper Chesapeake Medical Center
500 Upper Chesapeake Dr
Bel Air, MD 21014
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