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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ahamefula Onyike, Orthopedic Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Onyike has been reviewed by 14 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.6
Promptness 4.2
Courteous Staff 4.6
Accurate Diagnosis 4.9
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Onyike graduated from UMDNJ, Newark. He has 5 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2011, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2011, 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
District of Columbia
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Washington, DC
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Onyike has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Providence Hospital 
  • Howard University Hospital 
  • Veterans Affairs Medical Center - Washington 

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Additional Information
Dr. Ahamefula E Onyike MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 12 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery and Trauma Surgery.
Where does Dr. Ahamefula E. Onyike practice?
Dr. Ahamefula Onyike has 3 office locations.
Dr. Ahamefula Onyike practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Trauma Surgery near Washington, DC.
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