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Doctor

David O. Okonkwo, MD, PhD

SPECIALTY:

Neurosurgery

Sub Specialty:
Bloodless Medicine

Hospital Affiliation(s):
Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
UPMC Mercy
UPMC Presbyterian
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC


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Patient Satisfaction Ratings:
4.5 Stars
314 Patient
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LOCATION(S):

University of Pittsburgh Physicians

Department of Neurological Surgery
UPMC Presbyterian
200 Lothrop St.
Suite A-402
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Office Phone:
(412) 647-3685
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BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

Neurological Surgery, American Board of Neurological Surgery

EDUCATION:

MD, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical College, Richmond, VA

Residency:
University of Virginia Medical School,
Charlottesville, VA

University of Virginia Medical School,
Charlottesville, VA


Fellowships:
Auckland City Hospital,
Auckland,



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Patient comments are gathered from our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and are displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-indentified for confidentiality and patient privacy.

June 23, 2016

Although I had only seen this provider once previously about 2 years ago, he remembered me (or studied my jacket quite well) as he picked up just where we left off. He answered all questions asked by either myself or my 2 relatives accompanying me whom will be acting as caregivers. Doc also spent nearly 30 minutes with us.

June 20, 2016

I am VERY satisfied with my treatment and care Dr. Okonkwo and his staff AND everyone at the hospital treated me with respect and all were extremely caring, professional, and concerned for my well-being Dr. Okonkwo and his staff and everyone there explained things to me and made me feel I am in good hands

June 20, 2016

Always good with this provider. He is the best.

June 16, 2016

very positive experience

June 16, 2016

I Feel the doctors didn't address the reasons for my increased pain levels other than referred me to a pain clinic. I live 2 hrs away and wouldn't have made the trip unless I felt I had a problem that needs investigated. Then I was told I needed to loose 45 lbs before anything would be done anyway. I feel frustrated because nothing was done to search why my back is hurting more in my thoracic area and lumbar and right hip area. I probably will not return.

June 02, 2016

one of the best caring doctors I have ever dealt with for care

May 26, 2016

Wonderful with feeling of warmth & trust!

May 23, 2016

Thank you Dr. Okonkwo for being the best doctor ever!!!

May 16, 2016

Dr Okonkwo delivers a very specialized surgical procedure. While I am having post surgical issues, he and staff are right there with me trying to resolve them. I told him yesterday his presence in the exam room always puts a smile on my face.

May 16, 2016

Dr. O is an outstanding physician. it is because of him and his expertise that I am on my way to becoming healthy.



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