Dr. Ogundu Ngwu, MD

CardiologyFemaleAge 54

Dr. Ogundu Ngwu, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Gaithersburg, MD. Dr. Ngwu has more experience with Cardiac Electrical System Procedures and Cardiac Implantable Device Procedures than other specialists in her area. She is affiliated with medical facilities such as Holy Cross Hospital and Medstar Washington Hospital Center. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Ngwu to book an appointment.

Dr. Ngwu

Kaiser Permanente Gaithersburg Medical Center

655 Watkins Mill Rd Gaithersburg, MD 20879

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Ngwu

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Ngwu treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Ngwu treats other conditions, please contact the office at (800) 777-7904.

Cardiac Electrical System Procedures

Electrophysiologists monitor, diagnose and treat abnormal heart rhythms through procedures such as electrocardiograms (EKGs) and pacemaker insertionsCompare with other Cardiac Electrical System Procedures specialists.

Treatments
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Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Echocardiography
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
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Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

Cardiac Implantable Device Procedures

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Dr. Ngwu is experienced in the area of Cardiac Implantable Device Procedures. See the graph below to learn more about her experience.

Based on claims data for 5 conditions and procedures

Treatments
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Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Normal
Frequency
High
Frequency
Very High
Frequency

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

Dr. Ngwu's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Pain Evaluation
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Electrophysiological Study
  • First Degree Heart Block
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • HeartAware Online Risk Screening
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Long QT Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mobitz, Type 2, Heart Block
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
  • Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Second Degree Heart Block
  • Septal Defect
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Stress Test
  • Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Third Degree Heart Block
  • Tilt Table Testing
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Treadmill Stress Test
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White Pattern

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Education

Hartford Hospital
Residency Hospital
St Elizabeth's Med Center
Residency Hospital

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Ogundu Ngwu, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Ogundu Ngwu, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Ngwu frequently treats Cardiac Electrical System Procedures and Cardiac Implantable Device Procedures. See all practice areas where Dr. Ngwu specializes.

Where is Dr. Ogundu Ngwu, MD's office located?

Dr. Ngwu's office is located at 655 Watkins Mill Rd, Gaithersburg, MD 20879. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Ogundu Ngwu, MD offer telehealth services?

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Locations

Kaiser Permanente Gaithersburg Medical Center

Kaiser Permanente Gaithersburg Medical Center655 Watkins Mill Rd Gaithersburg, MD 20879
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Ngwu is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Holy Cross Hospital

Silver Spring, MD

68% Patient Experience Rating, 1% lower than the national average

25 Awards Received

Award Highlight: America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2021)

Medstar Washington Hospital Center

Washington, DC

62% Patient Experience Rating, 7% lower than the national average

9 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Coronary Intervention Excellence Award™ (2022)

Suburban Hospital

Bethesda, MD

68% Patient Experience Rating, 1% lower than the national average

17 Awards Received

Award Highlight: America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2021)

Virginia Hospital Center

Arlington, VA

81% Patient Experience Rating, 12% higher than the national average

4 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)