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Dr. Chukwuemeka Onyewu, MD

Plastic Surgeon

Professional statement

Committed to excellence in his craft, respected by his colleagues and heralded by his patients, Dr. Chukwuemeka Onyewu is a seasoned professional who has successfully performed thousands of procedures on trusting patients seeking to enhance their beauty, improve their appearance, correct defects or improve function, Dr. Onyewu has emerged on the medical scene as one of the nation’s leading plastic surgeons. Born in Washington D.C., Dr. Onyewu attended elementary school in upstate New York. He completed his high school education in Nigeria before attending Boston University as a commonwealth scholar. He graduated from Boston University School of Medicine in 1990. He completed his general surgery at Howard University Hospital under Dr. Lasalle Leffall, earning the chairman’s award both as the intern of the year and the Chief Resident of the Year. He then completed his plastic surgery fellowship at the Georgetown University Hospital under Dr. Scott Spear. Dr. Onyewu became a diplomat of the American Board of Surgery in 1997. Dr. Onyewu specializes in surgery of the breast, reconstruction, augmentation, breast lifts and body sculpturing using liposuction. He also has performed many successful procedures to remove Keloid scars.

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Specialties

  • Plastic Surgeon

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Education and training

  • Georgetown University, Residency in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Howard University Hospital, Residency in General Surgery
  • Medical School - Boston University

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1760420764

Office locations

Chukwuemeka Onyewu

8714 Georgia Ave

Silver Spring, MD 20910

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Dr. Onyewu was so nice and understanding.
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The doctor was very professional and he was very informative. He had no problem answering all of my questions and addressing all of my concerns. I had a lot of questions. He assured me that this was normal to have concerns.I look forward to moving on with the next step.
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I was in moderate pain today and once I came in I felt 100 % better. Dr. O knew exactly what to do to relieve the swelling and the pain. Great experience.
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Excellent doctor! He is highly recommended.
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My experience overall at Dr. O office is excellent. He is a well manner dr.. Even her staff give you that comfort feeling. Everyone on always have a smile on there face. A very pleasent & professional doctors office. I highly recommend his services.
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The visit was excellent
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