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As a general surgeon in Newport News, Dr. Chukwuemeka Obiora performs surgical procedures to treat conditions affecting the abdomen and related structures, like hernias or tumors.

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Sentara Medical Group  


Accepting New Patients?

Yes, Dr. Chukwuemeka Obiora is accepting new patients at this office.


Phone


Address

11803 Jefferson Avenue, Suite 235, Newport News, VA 23606-2565

Office Details

Doctor Specialty General Surgery
Accepting New Patients? Yes
Languages Spoken English

Insurance Accepted  


  • Medicare

About Dr. Obiora
Dr. Obiora

Bio


Dr. Chukwuemeka Obiora graduated from Wayne State University School of Medicine in 2008 before completing a residency in General Surgery at Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia, PA from 2008 to 2009. He then completed a fellowship in Surgical Oncology at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center from 2013 to 2015.

Dr. Obiora has one office in Virginia where he specializes in General Surgery.

Specialty


Conditions Treated 


  • Breast Cancer
  • Colon Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Gastric Cancers
  • Liver Cancer
  • Melanoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • peritoneal carcinomatosis
  • Sarcoma (Bone and Soft Tissue)
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Thyroid & Parathyroid Disease

Services & Procedures


  • Cytoreduction Ovarian Cancer
  • Distal Pancreatectomy
  • Esophagectomy
  • Excisions
  • Gastrectomy
  • Lumpectomy (Partial Mastectomy)
  • Mastectomy
  • Sentinel Lymph Node Mapping & Biopsy
  • Splenectomy
  • Thyroid & Parathryoid Surgery
  • Whipple Procedure (Pancreaticoduodenectomy)

Special Interests  


  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Peritoneal Surface Malignancies

Education & Training  


Medical School


Residencies

  • Temple University HospitalPhiladelphia, PA
    Residency in General Surgery • 2008 - 2009

  • St. Luke's University Hospital/Temple St. Luke's University School of MedicineBethlehem, PA
    Residency in General Surgery • 2009 - 2013


Fellowship

  • Wake Forest University Baptist Medical CenterWinston-Salem, North Carolina
    Fellowship in Surgical Oncology • 2013 - 2015


Hospital Affiliations


  • New Hanover Regional Medical Center

Languages Spoken  


  • English

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