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Professional Statement:

  • Dr Obi Nwasokwa MD is dedicated to improving the cardiovascular health of patients in the five boroughs of New York. Dr Nwasokwa strives to provide patients with the utmost in individualized service, modern technology and personalized care. Patients will find his service exemplary. The latest breakthroughs and technological advances in the treatment and diagnosis of cardiovascular disease are all available to his patients. Through his dynamic approach, he and his staff will deliver the highest quality care available to you and your family members.

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Patient Reviews and Recommendations for Dr. Obi Nwasokwa, MD, PhD, FACC

  
 
 
 
Nice doctor, The secretary was very helpful. Very friendly practice.
  
 
 
 
Good specialist, under his care i am sure I will be feeling better soon, with my observation I can tell that this specialist knows what he is doing. I like that everyone at this office was very polite too.
  
 
 
 
I have only good things to say about this Cardiologist. All testings were done, doctor and his staff explained everything to me. I am pleased with the service.
  
 
 
 
Great practice! The office has the latest technologies and the staff focus on their patients care.
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Education

  • Yale University, New Haven, CT. 1972 - 1974
  • Graduated from Yale with B.S. "cum laude" in Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry. May 1974
  • The John Hopkins University School of Medicine. Joint M.D., Ph.D. Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP). 1974 - 1979
  • Graduated from The John Hopkins Medical School with M.D and Ph.D. Ph.D thesis research was in Myocardial Mechanics and was done in the Department of Biomedical Engineering under thesis advisers Dr. Kiichi Sagawa and Dr. Hiroyuki Suga. May 1979
  • Internship in Internal Medicine. Emory University School of Medicine Hospitals ( Emory Univ Hospital, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta VA Hospital etc.) Atlanta, Georgia. 1979 - 1980
  • Residency in Internal Medicine. Emory University School of Medicine Hospitals, Atlanta, Georgia. 1980 - 1982
  • Fellowship in Cardiology. Emory University School of Medicine Hospitals, Atlanta, Georgia. 1982 - 1985

Professional Memberships

  • American College of Cardiology
  • American College of Chest Physicians

Awards and Publications

  • The Nigerian Science Society best high school student prize in Biology. 1966
  • Calhoun ( Residential ) College ( Yale University ) Special Award for extraordinary service. 1974
  • The John Hopkins Medical Society Student Research Prize. 1978
  • The John Hopkins Medical Society Student Research Prize. 1979
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center Cardiology Fellows Award for teaching. 1996

Board Certifications

  • National Board of Medical Examiners
  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular Disease)

Language Spoken

  • English