Dr. Onyinye C Onyekwere MD Pediatric Hematologist-Oncologist

Dr. Onyinye Onyekwere is a pediatric hematologist-oncologist in Washington, District of Columbia. She received her medical degree from Michigan State University College of Human Medicine and has been in practice for 15 years. Dr. Onyekwere accepts several types of health insurance, listed below.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Hematologist-Oncologist: General Pediatric Hematology & Oncology

Education & Medical Training

MI State University College Human Medicine
Residency, Pediatrics, 1995 - 1998

University of Tennessee
Fellowship, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 1998 - 1999

Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
Class of 1995

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 10 years in Pediatrics

DC State Medical License
Active through 2012

MD State Medical License
Active through 2013

MI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Clinical correlates of acute pulmonary events in children and adolescents with sickle cell disease.
Paul, R.,Minniti, C. P.,Nouraie, M.,Luchtman-Jones, L.,Campbell, A.,Rana, S.,Onyekwere, O.,Darbari, D. S.,Ajayi, O.,Arteta, M.,Ensing, G.,Sable, C.,Dham, N.,Kato, G. J.,Gladwin, M. T.,Castro, O. L.,Gordeuk, V. R.

High-density SNP genotyping to define beta-globin locus haplotypes.
Liu, L., Muralidhar, S., Singh, M., Sylvan, C., Kalra, I.S., Quinn, C.T., Onyekwere, O.C., Pace, B.S.

Nitric oxide for inhalation in the acute treatment of sickle cell pain crisis: a randomized controlled trial.
Gladwin, M. T., Kato, G. J., Weiner, D., Onyekwere, O. C., Dampier, C., Hsu, L., Hagar, R. W., Howard, T., Nuss, R., Okam, M. M., Tremonti, C. K., Berman, B., Villella, A., Krishnamurti, L., Lanzkron, S., Castro, O., Gordeuk, V. R., Coles, W. A., Peters-Lawrence, M., Nichols, J., Hall, M. K., Hildesheim, M., Blackwelder, W. C., Baldassarre, J., Casella, J. F.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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