Dr. Obinwanne Ugwonali, MD

Dr. Obinwanne Ugwonali, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 45
(24)
Insurances AcceptedSave
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

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

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ugwonali to family and friends
3.6
based on 24 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 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 (4)

in Johns Creek
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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in Lawrenceville, GA
I met Dr. Obinwanne last year thru workman's comp. From the very first visit he has provided the best care for me. He was really concerned about my well-being throughout the whole process. He recently did my surgery in November and I feel so much better now. I didn't have any pain or anything after...more
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in Duluth, GA
Excellent care in a thoroughly professional atmosphere. Dr. Ugwonali repaired four fingers disabled by Dupuytren's Disease using a combination of surgery and Xiaflex injections.
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in Buford, GA
Ugwonali did a wonderful job on my wrist sugery I was back in almost full ROM in 2 weeks.no pain and barely visable scars
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