Dr. Nkiruka Arene, MD

Dr. Nkiruka Arene, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Nkiruka Arene, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Bel Air, MD and has been practicing for 15 years. She graduated from University Of Lagos, College Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation, pain medicine, and more.

2012 S Tollgate Rd Ste 207

Bel Air, MD 21015

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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
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Dr. Arene's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Gait Abnormality
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Arene treats Gait Abnormality more than 98% of her peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Antalgic Gait
  • Myopathic Gait
  • Scissoring Gait
  • Spastic Gait
  • Steepage Gait
Arthritis of the Elbow
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Arene treats Arthritis of the Elbow more than 98% of her peers

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

Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Arene treats Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot more than 98% of her peers

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

Dr. Arene's conditions and procedures:

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
Baclofen Pump Therapy
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bone Disorders
Botox® Injection
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 Pain Management
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Degenerative Disc Disease
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Dupuytren's Contracture
Dystonia
Elbow Injuries
EMG (Electromyography)
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Steroid Injections
Facet Joint Injection
Fasciitis
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Hand Conditions
Headache
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Injection
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Knee Pain
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
Migraine
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Musculoskeletal Disorders
Myelopathy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Nerve Blocks
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Pain Management
Pain Pump
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Block
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Phantom Limb Pain
Plantar Fasciitis
Polyneuropathy
Postherpetic Neuralgia
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Runner's Knee
Sacroiliac Joint Injection
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Spasticity
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sports Injuries
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Stroke
Traumatic Amputation
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Trigger Point Injection
Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
Upper Back Pain
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Care Philosophy

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 cont...

Specialties

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

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

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

Languages

  • Nigerian
  • English

Awards

Dr. Arene's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Arene

4.5

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
12.5%
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She always gives you the time that you need to ask questions, explain your concerns, etc.
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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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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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Dr. Arene treats my for Ehlers Danlos Sysndrome and Pain Management
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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
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