Dr. Obioma Iro-Nwokeukwu, MD

Dr. Obioma Iro-Nwokeukwu, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 53
Dr. Obioma Iro-Nwokeukwu, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 17 years. She graduated from Creighton University in 1995 and specializes in pain medicine, anesthesiology, and more.

6613 Chew Ave

Philadelphia, PA 19119

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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more than 73% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
more than 69% of peers
more than 60% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

18  Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Creighton University
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Med College Of Pa
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Temple University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Iro-Nwokeukwu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Iro-Nwokeukwu to family and friends
4 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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Dr. Iro-Nwokeukwu's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Iro is a very professional and a caring Pain Management physician. I see her for back and leg pain. Between medication and injections, she always makes sure I am receiving the best pain management care.
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Dr iro saved my life I was 521lbs and I was in daily pain with her help I have loss over 277lbs and my pain is still here but I am getting better daily ,I love mount airy pain practice ????
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