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Dr. Chijioke Ogbu, MD

Nephrology*
5.0 (4)
Map Pin Small Corpus Christi, TX
Accepting new patients

Offers telehealth

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Overview of Dr. Chijioke Ogbu, MD

Dr. Chijioke Ogbu, MD is a Nephrology Specialist in Corpus Christi, TX. They graduated from UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA / COLLEGE OF MEDICINE and is affiliated with Corpus Christi Medical Center - Bay Area. Patients rated Dr. Ogbu an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Ogbu works at Bay Area Kidney Disease Physicians in Corpus Christi, TX. They frequently treat conditions like End-Stage Renal Disease, Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease and Nephritis and Nephropathy along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Ogbu's Office Locations

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    Bay Area Kidney Disease Physicians
    614 Furman Ave, Corpus Christi, TX 78404 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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    About Dr. Chijioke Ogbu, MD

    Specialties*
    • Nephrology

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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1881897288
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA / COLLEGE OF MEDICINE
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Nephrology
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Corpus Christi Medical Center - Bay Area

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Chijioke Ogbu, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Ogbu is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Ogbu has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Ogbu works at Bay Area Kidney Disease Physicians in Corpus Christi, TX. View the full address on Dr. Ogbu’s profile.

    Dr. Ogbu has seen patients for End-Stage Renal Disease, Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease and Nephritis and Nephropathy, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Ogbu on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    4 patients have reviewed Dr. Ogbu. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Ogbu.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Ogbu, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Ogbu appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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