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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Chiedozie I Nwagwu, Neurological Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Nwagwu has been reviewed by 21 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.9
Promptness 4.7
Courteous Staff 4.4
Accurate Diagnosis 4.9
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 4.9

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 10 areas:
  • Back Pain
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Carotid Stenosis
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders
  • Facial Pain
  • Gamma Knife Surgery (Stereotactic Radiosurgery)
  • Neck Pain
  • Spinal Disorders
  • Vertebroplasty (Kyphoplasty)

Education & Awards

Dr. Nwagwu graduated from New York University - Mount Sinai. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2015)


Dr. Nwagwu has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • South Coast Medical Center/Adventist Health 
  • Saddleback Memorial Medical Center-Laguna Hills 


  • English
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Chiedozie I Nwagwu MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 15 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery and Vascular & Interventional Radiology.
Where does Dr. Chiedozie I Nwagwu practice?
Dr. Chiedozie I Nwagwu has 1 office location.
Dr. Chiedozie I Nwagwu practices Neurological Surgery and Vascular & Interventional Radiology near Mission Viejo, CA.
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