Dr. Ebube Odunukwe, MD

Ophthalmologist

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7310 Ritchie Hwy, Suite 519, Glen Burnie, MD, 21061
9055 Chevrolet Drive, Suite 104, Ellicott City, MD, 21042

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Dr. Ebube Odunukwe founded his practice in 1989. His goal was to create an innovative and caring atmosphere where patients would receive the highest quality medical services, along with personalized attention.


Dr. Odunukwe began his career as one of the first Certified Ophthalmic Technologists in this country. Finding that his dedication was to complete eye care medical and surgical, he attended Columbia University in New York and went on to earn his degree in medicine from Rush Medical College in Chicago. He completed his ophthalmology residency at Harlem Hospital Center in New York and took a fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus at the Edward Harkness Eye Institute at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital in New York.

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My mistake, I didn't realize he was a specialist and my copay would be higher, but he was so rude about it! He said, "How you pay is your problem, not mine."

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He was very professional. I would highly recommend him to my friends and family.

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Dr. Odunukwe was very kind and knowledgeable. You can tell he has been doing this for many years. My only problem was that the nurse or medical assistant sat out front and asked me person health questions out in the waiting room. There was no one in the waiting room with us, but the receptionist was at her desk. That is my only real complaint here. Other than that, everyone was very friendly and it was a very quick, painless visit!

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Very nice atmosphere. Wonderful staff.

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Dr. Odunukwe was great.

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Overall I was able to have the condition of my eye checked. However the office is very outdated and had a net and fly problem. The machines were also dusty. Him and his staff were friendly but not proactive of seeing what insurance coverage is offered based on a recommendation. Anything offered he wanted to charge for.

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Very short wait time and patient with children!

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Dr. Eube is awesome as normal he has some great personality. The staff is great very professional.

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I did not enjoy him at all. He was pushy. He was downright RUDE! He wouldn't listen to anything I was trying to say, and he was trying to rush me out of the door after I had waited OVER AN HOUR to see him. I will NEVER go back to see him again. I wouldn't recommend my worst enemy to see him. Worst doctor visit of my life.

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Dr. Odunukwe is very professional. I highly recommend him!

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It was great I recommend that doctor to everyone. He is friendly, patient and kind

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I wish every Dr was like him.

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Dr. Odunukwe is a very nice gentleman and has a very professional demeanor. He has seen me and my daughter twice and we both have left happy and eager for our next visit.

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He was very professional and took great care of me, in regards to having all the necessary test done to make sure all was well.

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Dr. Odunkwe is a really good doctor very thorough he is good with my son as well. He has a very good sense of humor.

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Very prompt understanding and compassionate. He's super amazing!!

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Dr. Odunukwe explained everything thoroughly. He explained what he was going to do and the steps he was going to take. He also took some time to show me pictures of my eyes and break down the different parts as well as explain what he was looking for and what would be abnormal. I appreciated his patience. His assistants were very personable as well. Will definitely recommend.

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Didn't wait long at all. I had my 2 yr old and he was fine with me having him and even kept him occupied! Great place! Very nice dr.

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In a word THOROUGH!

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The office staff and doctor were very professional.

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Completely baffling experience. Dr. Odunukwe chided, taunted and berated me repeatedly for asking questions about procedures and their results. He asked me if i had hearing problems, called me an imbecile, and asked if i "had a dictionary." When i was unsure about getting my pupils dilated, he stood before me, gesticulating, furious at me for "wasting his time" and shouting for me to "just say yes or no!" He stopped the examination midway and said i was not welcome. I decided to remain in the waiting room to try to resolve things, to either finish my exam or sort out the billing, and he had me escorted out by security. He was very polite to everyone else in the waiting room, I must have really rubbed him the wrong way with my obstinacy, and he didn't know how to manage his emotions. A competent doctor, based on what little of that i experienced, just poor social skills or an anger problem.

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The wait was 30 plus minutes (with no apology or recognition). The doctor answered 3 phone calls while he was treating me (with no, "excuse me"...nothing... Just picked up the phone in the middle of any testing or conversation we were having). He also talked very fast with a thick accent, so it was difficult to understand him. Terrible

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He is a great doctor and very friendly especially with my child.

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He was very polite, caring. Made you feel at ease. Glad to have found him on Zocdoc.

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Dr. Odunukwe is very professional and thorough. We never feel rushed, and he answers all of our questions. We are very satisfied with his practice.

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I loved Dr. Eube is very thorough. My son loves going to him

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Dr. Odunukwe has been very helpful during a very difficult time. He has been available and willing to understand what is wrong with my vision. Thanks for everything you have and are doing to assist me!

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My 7 year old son and I both felt very comfortable with him. He was really professional and child friendly. I have decided to swtich over to this Dr. to get my eye care from him as well. Location is so close to home as well..which is definitely another plus for us.

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Dr. Odunukwe put my child at ease with his easy going manner and great sense of humor. He was professional and thorough - I highly recommend him for anyone looking for a pediatric ophthalmologist!

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Very professional and took his time.

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would recommend this doctor he was very nice

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The doctor was so amazing with my three-year-old daughter. He made the exam seem like she was doing nothing but looking at neat pictures. He made her feel at ease which took a big weight off of me and made me feel at ease, also!!!

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He was great

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had a great experience wish I was able to order my glasses there through my insurance. I kinda hate having to go to an eyeglass place seperate from the ophthalmologist.

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Dr. Odunukwe was extremely friendly not just with me, but other patients I saw him greet and interact with. He explained what every step of the eye exam was doing and answered my questions in a way that was informative, and easy to understand without being patronizing. Excellent.

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He and his staff were wonderful!

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He was great

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wil reccommend with friends.

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He makes the experience less intimidating for the children by making little jokes with them. He is very thorough and professional. We are very happy we found him!

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Loved in my son enjoyed it. I thought they were very courteous and professional.