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.
Patient Reviews and Recommendations for Dr. Obi Nwasokwa, MD, PhD, FACC
Patient reviewed onDecember 17th, 2013
Nice doctor, The secretary was very helpful. Very friendly practice.
Patient reviewed onJuly 9th, 2013
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.
Patient reviewed onJune 4th, 2013
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.
Patient reviewed onMay 21st, 2013
Great practice! The office has the latest technologies and the staff focus on their patients care.
Verified Patient reviewed on April 4th, 2013
Good cardiologist in Queens. Dr. Obi and everyone in the office were all helpful. The doctor was good at listening to all of my concerns and answering all of my questions.
Verified Patient reviewed on January 25th, 2013
This office has electronic registration and the latest medical equipment. The office is also modern and has a clean decor. The staff was friendly, professional and quick. Dr. Obi provided me with an excellent consultation, evaluation and follow-up plan.
Verified Patient reviewed on January 13th, 2013
All professionals here at this practice and the service was great. The waiting was not long. The young lady at the front took care of my insurance quickly and I was able to see the doctor with 10 mins. I would recommend Dr. Obi.
Verified Patient reviewed on December 8th, 2012
I went to Dr. Obi for a Heart Checkup and General Checkup. I feel I received better care here than any other doctor. I could communicate with him and I am now motivated to live a healthier life.
Verified Patient reviewed on November 21st, 2012
Dr. obi helped me create an action plan to improve my lifestyle. He is very supportive, understanding and believes that I can lose weight. We made goals together. I will see him in three weeks and I will work hard to lose some weight.
Verified Patient reviewed on November 8th, 2012
Great Heart Doctor in Queens. He was very nice and calm and he explained everything and made me feel comfortable.
Verified Patient reviewed on October 4th, 2012
Great doctor. His staff are all very nice and friendly especially the assistant that that was in the back. I like the atmosphere of the office. I would see this Doc again soon
Verified Patient reviewed on September 19th, 2012
All professionals here and the service was great. The waiting was not long. I would recommend him
Verified Patient reviewed on September 6th, 2012
Dr. Obi spend quality time with me, answers all of my questions and gave supportive information.
Verified Patient reviewed on July 12th, 2012
I love this doctor. I am seeing him now for a while and he helped improve my health. I am also a supporter of his organization africaneducationfund.org. I think it is great what he is doing.
Verified Patient reviewed on June 4th, 2012
My visit went well, this doctor has experienced in his field. The doctor and his staff were very nice too. He thought me more about how to take care of my health.
Verified Patient reviewed on June 1st, 2012
Love the location of this doctor's office. It was very easy to get to and the doctor gave me some insightful advice. He is a brilliant Cardiologist.
Verified Patient reviewed on May 20th, 2012
Electronic registration, latest medical equipment, modern, clean decor. Staff was friendly, professional and quick. Dr. Obi Nwasokwa provided me with an excellent consultation, evaluation and follow-up plan.
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
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
National Board of Medical Examiners
American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular Disease)