Dr. Obonoruma Ekhaese, DO

Dr. Obonoruma Ekhaese, DO

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 45
(3)
Save
Dr. Obonoruma Ekhaese, DO is a general surgery specialist in Galveston, TX and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Western Univ Of Health Sciences/College Of Osteopathic Medicine Of The Pacific, Western University Of Health Sciences in 2000 and specializes in general surgery.

301 UNIVERSITY BLVD

Galveston, TX 77555

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Ekhaese's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Ekhaese's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ekhaese treats Cholecystitis and Gallstones more than 60% of his peers

Dr. Ekhaese treats this condition more than 60% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Cholecystitis
  • Cholecystitis
  • Gallstones
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ekhaese performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 56% of his peers

Dr. Ekhaese performs this procedure more than 56% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ekhaese treats Abdominal Disorders more than 54% of his peers

Dr. Ekhaese treats this condition more than 54% of his peers

Dr. Ekhaese's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal or Rectal Pain
Aneurysm
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Benign Tumor
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Cyst Incision and Drainage
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Empyema
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Fracture
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrotomy
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Meckel's Diverticulum
Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Rib Fracture
Salpingo-Oophorectomy With Robotic Assistance
Secondary Malignancies
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Thyroid Cancer
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Obonoruma Ekhaese, DO is a general surgery specialist in Galveston, TX and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Western Univ Of Health Sciences/College Of Osteopathic Medicine Of The Pacific, Western University Of Health Sciences in 2000 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2000
Western Univ Of Health Sciences/College Of Osteopathic Medicine Of The Pacific, Western University Of Health Sciences
Medical School
2000

Awards

Dr. Ekhaese's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ekhaese

5.0

Based on 3 reviews

5 Stars
100%
(3)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
0%
(0)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Ekhaese?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Ekhaese's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Obonoruma Ekhaese, DO
Reply
Dr. Ekhaese performed 2 surgical procedures on my husband. My husband came in from the ER in a very bad condition. I thank God it was the day Dr. Ekhaese was working. Although I didn't previously know him I had to trust him with one of God's greatest gifts to me. He gained my respect when he...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Obonoruma Ekhaese, DO?

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Ekhaese?

Locations

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO