Internist, Infectious Disease Specialist (virus, bacteria, parasites)
15 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Vitalis Okechukwu is Poor. Dr. Okechukwu has been reviewed by 4 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 1 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 1.7
Promptness 1.0
Courteous Staff 1.0
Accurate Diagnosis 1.7
Bedside Manner 1.7
Spends Time with Me 1.7
Follows Up After Visit 1.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Vitalis Okechukwu, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • AIDS/HIV (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome)
  • HIV Infections
  • Hepatitis C

Education & Awards

Dr. Okechukwu graduated from Lugansk State Medical University.


Dr. Okechukwu has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Heart Hospital of Lafayette 
  • Lafayette General Medical Center 


  • Russian

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Additional Information
Dr. Vitalis Chukwudi Okechukwu MD is a male Internist, has 15 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease.
Where does Dr. Vitalis C. Okechukwu practice?
Dr. Vitalis Okechukwu has 5 office locations.
Dr. Vitalis Okechukwu practices Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease near Lafayette, LA.
Additional practice locations include: Opelousas, LA.
See Lafayette Internists and Lafayette Infectious Disease Doctors.