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Dr. Elizabeth Onugha, MD

Pediatric Nephrology*
3.0 (2)
Map Pin Small Corpus Christi, TX
Accepting new patients
17 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Elizabeth Onugha, MD

Dr. Elizabeth Onugha, MD is a Pediatric Nephrology Specialist in Corpus Christi, TX. They specialize in Pediatric Nephrology, has 17 years of experience, and is board certified in Pediatrics. They graduated from YUZHOU UNIVERSITY / FACULTY OF MEDICINE and is affiliated with Texas Children's Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Onugha an average 3.0 star rating.

Dr. Onugha works at Practice in Corpus Christi, TX with other offices in Conroe, TX, Sunrise, FL and Houston, TX. 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.

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Dr. Onugha's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Driscoll Children's Hospital
    3533 S Alameda St, Corpus Christi, TX 78411 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (361) 694-5022
  2. 2
    Texas Children's Hospital the Woodlands Outpatient Serivces
    17580 Interstate 45 S, Conroe, TX 77384 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (936) 267-6000
  3. 3
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    13630 Nw 8th St, Sunrise, FL 33325 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (800) 400-6354
  4. 4
    Baylor College of Medicine
    6701 Fannin St, Houston, TX 77030 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (832) 824-1000

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    About Dr. Elizabeth Onugha, MD

    Specialties*
    • Pediatric Nephrology

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    • 17 years of experience
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    • 1407177314
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • YUZHOU UNIVERSITY / FACULTY OF MEDICINE
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Pediatrics and Pediatric Nephrology
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