Dr. Thomas Obisesan, MD

Geriatric Medicine •  Male • Age 61
Dr. Obisesan
Accepting new patients

Howard University Hospital

2041 Georgia Ave Nw Ste 5000 Washington, DC 20060

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(202) 865-3290

Dr. Thomas Obisesan, MD is a Geriatric Medicine Specialist in Washington, DC and has over 34 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Univ Lagos medical school in 1986. He is affiliated with Howard University Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Obisesan to book an appointment.

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(202) 865-3290

Dr. Obisesan accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Obisesan's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Dr. Obisesan treats Bronchiolitis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Obisesan treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)

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Dr. Obisesan treats Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis) more than 49% of his peers

Dr. Obisesan treats this condition more than 49% of his peers

Syphilis Screening

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Dr. Obisesan performs Syphilis Screening more than 39% of his peers

Dr. Obisesan performs this procedure more than 39% of his peers

Dr. Obisesan's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anemia
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Ataxia
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Back Pain
  • Bedsores
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Burn Injuries
  • Chest Pain
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Confusion
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dizziness
  • Dry Skin
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Ear Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophagitis
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gout
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization Administration
  • Insomnia
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Function Test
  • Low Back Pain
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pneumonia
  • Postnasal Drip
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Ringworm
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Infections
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Ulcer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Vertigo
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Dr. Obisesan is a seasoned geriatrician with outstanding bedside manners, excellent communication skills with patients interest at heart. He takes time to explain whatever problems you have and your treatment options in detail.
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Care Philosophy

Prevention is better than cure.


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  • Geriatric Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
  • Geriatric Medicine


George Washington University School Of Public Health
Geo Washington U
Fellowship Hospital
Prince Georges Hospital Center
Residency Hospital
Prince Georges Hospital Center
Internship Hospital
Port of Spain Genl Hosp
Internship Hospital
Univ Lagos
Medical School


  • English
  • Yoruba


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Howard University Hospital

Howard University Hospital2041 Georgia Ave Nw Ste 5000 Washington, DC 20060


Howard University Hospital2041 Georgia Ave Nw Ste 5100 Washington, DC 20060

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Howard University Hospital

Washington, DC

45% Patient experience rating, 24% lower than the national average