Dr. Rita Oganwu, MD

Dr. Rita Oganwu, MD

Bariatric Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. Rita Oganwu, MD is a bariatric medicine specialist in Flossmoor, IL. She graduated from University of Nigeria / College of Medicine and specializes in bariatric medicine, geriatric medicine, and more.Read her story

19550 Governors Hwy Ste 3500

Flossmoor, IL 60422

Contact Information

(708) 922-9170

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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Dr. Oganwu's conditions and procedures:

Abscess Incision and Drainage
Allergy Testing
Allergy Treatment
Anemia
Anxiety
Arthritis
Asthma
Breath Testing
Congestive Heart Failure
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Depressive Disorders
Diabetes
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Emphysema
Heart Disease
High Cholesterol
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Immunization
Injuries
Obesity
Osteoporosis
Pap Smear
Physical Examination
Sleep Apnea
Spirometry
Urinalysis
Vaccination

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Rita N. Oganwu is board certified in Internal Medicine and Geriatrics and has been practicing medicine for over 25 years.. She is a member of the American Society of Bariatric Physicians. Her practice scope includes non-surgical weight managemen...

Specialties

  • Bariatric Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • Harlem Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital
  • Harlem Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital
  • University of Nigeria / College of Medicine
    Medical School

Awards

Dr. Oganwu's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Oganwu

2.6

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(1)
1 Star
47.36842105263158%
(9)

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I have found Dr. Oganwu to be a very honest, direct, competent physician. She provides clear detailed explanations of what is going on with you and why. She also provides you with treatment alternatives with explanations as to each one's pros and cons. Dr. Oganwu does expect a certain level of...Read More
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I initial visit with Dr. Oganwu was great she did a full panel of labs and determined a plan that i felt was effective for me. We discuss the use of natural herbs "homeopathic" for my illness.... she set forth a plan for me to follow, I did what i was told by doctor. The problem is her staff and...Read More
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She's rude, and late all the time! Avoid at all costs!
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She's VERY rude and the wait time is beyond ridiculous! She got an attitude with me, because I was asking her questions and told me she wasn't going to continue to keep answering questions! Her arrogance is distasteful. When I left out of her exam room I guess the assistant saw the look on my face...Read More
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I have to say my 1st visit was a good one. We talked, I voiced my concerns, she listened and layed out she suggestions. During my visit, I had assessed enough to determine that she was a keeper. I was willing to give her a try. Hadn't had a full physical in 2 yrs she did a full panel of lab work,...Read More
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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Assurant Health
Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
Blue Choice
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Platinum PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate POS
Options PPO

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