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About Dr. Okechukwu N Nwangburuka

Dr. Okechukwu N Nwangburuka, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Sacramento, CA, with other offices in Redding, CA and Redding, CA . His specialties include Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychiatry and Neurology. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

17 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Okechukwu N Nwangburuka is Great. Dr. Okechukwu N Nwangburuka has been rated by 17 patients. From those 17 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Okechukwu N Nwangburuka is 4.1 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Sierra Vista Hospital

8001 Bruceville Rd
Sacramento, CA 95823
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Restpadd Inc Phf

2640 Breslauer Way
Redding, CA 96001
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Restpadd Psychiatric Health Facility

2750 Eureka Way Ste 101
Redding, CA 96001
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Specialties

Dr. Okechukwu N Nwangburuka has the following 3 specialties

  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry

    A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.
    He or she can not only provide the counseling necessary to both diagnose and treat a patient, but can also prescribe medication when needed. In some cases, a psychiatrist will only provide the medication and the counseling will be provided by another healthcare specialist, like a certified counselor or psychologist.
    Like other doctors, psychiatrists employ diagnostic tools like CT scans and MRI in order to observe the structure and function of a patient's brain.
    Once a diagnosis is made, these specialists may use behavior or cognitive therapy in order to address the patient's condition, or a multitude of other types of therapy, in conjunction with or in place of medication.

  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Expertise

    13 Expertise

  • Sleep Disorders
  • Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Insomnia
  • Personality Disorder
  • Mental Illness
  • Mood Disorders
  • Depression
  • Clinical Depression
  • Schizophrenia
  • Manic Depressive Disorder
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

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Reviews

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This Dr is a genius. I have worked with many psychiatrists good ones but none compair to this man.

His calm caring yer authoritative demeanor is unreal. Perfect for every patients needs. It's hard to explain or understand the way he can correctly diagnose treat every diagnosis with no words said from the patient while understanding what the family or caregiver needs also. I highly recommend this Dr just wish he was able to clone himself to help our broken mental health system one man like him is not enough.

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Five Stars

Very professional and smart!

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  • Education

  • University Of Maiduguri
  • Allegheny General Hospital

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  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Okechukwu N Nwangburuka accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna HMO
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