Dr. Obinwanne Ugwonali, MD

Dr. Obinwanne Ugwonali, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 46
(30)
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Dr. Obinwanne Ugwonali, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Duluth, GA and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1999 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery and orthopedic surgery.

3870 Pleasant Hill Rd # 1

Duluth, GA 30096

Contact Information

(404) 355-0743

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Ugwonali performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
normal
more than 81% of peers
Joint Pain
normal
more than 62% of peers
Trigger Finger
normal
more than 58% of peers

Dr. Ugwonali'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.

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

47  Conditions Treated

  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
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26  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Yale University
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • New York Presbyterian
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ugwonali has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ugwonali's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ugwonali to family and friends
30 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Ugwonali's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

DR.UGWANALI & STAFF WERE VERY HELPFUL TO ME AFTER EMORY HOSPITAL REFUSED TO HELP ME! THANKS!!
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I am not a new patient to Peachtree Orthopedic but this was my first time to see Dr Ugwonali. He was awesome. Very thorough. He was very patient to answer all my questions. Very informative. I hadn’t have a painful injection and he was awesome. I would recommend him to everyone!
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Dr. Ugwonali is an extraordinary Orthopedic Hand,Surgeon. His expertise he amazing. He's went to the top school including Yale, Harvard, Brigham Young and Emory just to name a few. He has a great bedside manner,am also tells you exactly what to expect. If one of my children needed hand surgery,...more
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Dr. Ugwonali is quite awesome!! Friendly and confident care. I got great results from my visits and his staff is exceptional too.
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This orthopedic practice and Dr. Ugwonali is by far, the best I've ever been to. They are all friendly, professional and most importantly knowledgeable. Dr. "Obi" does not feel that you are putting him out and that you are first and most important. He answered all my questions, he explained...more
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