Dr. Obi Okonkwo-Onuigbo, MD

Dr. Obi Okonkwo-Onuigbo, MD

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Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
63 y/o
(19)

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Dr. Obi Okonkwo-Onuigbo, MD is a neurology specialist in Largo, FL and has been practicing for 18 years. He specializes in neurology and psychiatry.

Florida Neurology Clinics

1258 W Bay Dr Ste H

Largo, FL 33770
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Okonkwo-Onuigbo performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Epilepsy
very high
more than 93% of peers
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers
Thrombosis
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Okonkwo-Onuigbo's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Okonkwo-Onuigbo "Up to date Neurology with compassionate care"

2  Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Psychiatry

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Okonkwo-Onuigbo does not have any board certifications listed.

59  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Universidad Central Del Este (UCE), Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Vcu Med College Of Virginia
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Vcu Med College Of Virginia
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • University Of Floridashands Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Okonkwo-Onuigbo has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Okonkwo-Onuigbo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Okonkwo-Onuigbo's Reviews

2.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Okonkwo-Onuigbo to family and friends
19 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Okonkwo-Onuigbo's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    FAIR
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

I saw Dr. Obi for myasthenia gravis, a very rare neuromuscular disease. He was very thorough and he took his time with me, once he got to his office. His major fault: He is NEVER on time, often making me sit in his office to wait for 2-4 hours when I was his first patient of the day. He IS a...more
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It has been the worst experience my mom and I have ever been through to hear.for five mimutes pf results ever put on anyone I have ever seen..arrived 3 pm and left at 800 pm Nobody has the right or disrespect to treat patients in that manner no what kind of king he thinks he is Needs to be...more
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My 83 yr old mother had a 3:30 appt and was seen at 7 pm for 15 minutes. This was her second visit. The first visit dr was late over 2 hrs too. The office staff says he was at the hospital both times. Uncalled for to have an 83 yr old get home at 8:30pm. She had to have DART come back to get her....more
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Dr. Obi cares about each patient very much. He isn't like American doctors and believes that he must take time with each patient. The clock doesn't seem to matter to him. He will go without sleep in order to spend the amount of time he thinks appropriate for each patient and family. His judgement...more
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The lack of communication from Dr Okonkwo-Onuigbo in the care of mother makes me question his compassion and professionalism.
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