Dr. Obinna U. Nwobi, MD

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Dr. Obinna U. Nwobi, MD

Vascular Surgery | Male

Premier Vein Institute - Saint Petersburg 3520 38th Ave N, Saint Petersburg, FL 33713 Get Directions

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We want to be resources for our patients in need of information regarding vascular conditions. Our highly trained and qualified staff are dedicated to the diagnosis, treatment, & prevention of vascular disease. We consider all options for the most up-to-date treatment available including surgical, nonsurgical, or minimally invasive endovascular options. Naturally our philosophy might be limited to our specialty but we believe in improving the wellbeing & quality of life for the people we treat.Read more

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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Phlebology

Board Certifications

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  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Heart Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vein Diseases
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Reflux
  • Venous Thromboembolic Disease
  • Venous Thrombosis
  • Venous Ulcer

Procedures Performed

  • Ablation
  • Ambulatory Phlebectomy
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Heart Surgery
  • Laser Ablation
  • Laser Vein Removal
  • Lung Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Vein Surgery
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Doppler (Legs and Arms)
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

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  • 2
    Malpractice Claims

    Dr. Nwobi has 2 malpractice claims

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    • Settlement  (11/9/2015)
    • Amount or Range: $250,000.00
    • State: Florida
    • Settlement  (6/20/2012)
    • Amount or Range: $975,000.00
    • Nature of Complaint: HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY
    • State: Florida
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    Sanctions

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Education

  • Medical School
    University of Tennessee / Memphis / College of Medicine & Surgery

    Graduated in 2002

  • Internship Hospital
    University of Medicine And Dentistry of New Jersey

    Completed in 2003

  • Residency Hospital
    University If Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey

    Completed in 2007

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Albany Medical Center/The Vascular Group Pllc

    Completed in 2010

  • Undergraduate School
    East Tennessee State University / Quillen College of Medicine

    Graduated in 1998

  • Other Education
    American Registry For Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Registered Physician In Vascular Interpretation (Rpvi) Credential.

    Completed in 2013

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Igbo

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Dr. Nwobi's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Vascular Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery and Vascular Surgery
  • Malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Nwobi's Care Philosophy

We want to be resources for our patients in need of information regarding vascular conditions. Our highly trained and qualified staff are dedicated to the diagnosis, treatment, & prevention of vascular disease. We consider all options for the most up-to-date treatment available including surgical, nonsurgical, or minimally invasive endovascular options. Naturally our philosophy might be limited to our specialty but we believe in improving the wellbeing & quality of life for the people we treat.