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Dr. Gbolahan Okubadejo, MD

Spine Specialist, Orthopedic Surgeon

Professional statement

Dr. Okubadejo is a board certified, fellowship-trained spine surgeon with comprehensive experience in performing numerous spinal surgical procedures in the treatment of cervical, lumbar and thoracic conditions. He is extremely adept in dealing with degenerative spinal disease, deformity and all other pathologies of the spine. He has presented at major spine conferences around the world and been published in various journals including the prestigious Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. He was awarded the Leonard Marmor Award for presenting the best research project during his residency training. Dr. Okubadejo places a strong emphasis on minimally invasive techniques for a majority of his surgical procedures, as well as communication with patients and providing individualized patient care. Dr. Okubadejo will only see patients for the SPINE.

In-network insurances

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgeon
  • Spine Specialist

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Hospital affiliations

  • Englewood Hospital and Medical Center
  • Lenox Hill Hospital
  • Jersey City Medical Center

Board certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Education and training

  • Medical School - Johns Hopkins University, Doctor of Medicine
  • Washington University, St. Louis, Barnes-Jewish Hospital (Internship)
  • Washington University, St. Louis, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Residency in Orthopedic Surgery
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Fellowship in Spine Surgery
  • Brown University (Bachelor’s)

Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1497947022

Office locations

The Institute for Comprehensive Spine Care

377 Jersey Avenue, Suite 280

Jersey City, NJ 07302

The Institute for Comprehensive Spine Care

215 E 77th St

New York, NY 10075

The Institute for Comprehensive Spine Care

25 Rockwood Place, suite 335

Englewood, NJ 07631

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Very knowledgeable. And awesome bed side manner
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Doctor Okubadejo is professional and knowledgeable- seemed empathetic considering the severe amount of pain I was in and explained nexts steps clearly - couldn’t get into any detail since I need an MRI first but felt comfortable that Dr Okubadejoseemed knowledgable and will continue my treatment here. Front desk staff Melina also very helpful and made the visit easier for me by getting me in for last minute X-rays before I saw the doctor all on the same day, which given the urgency of the pain I was in, I very much appreciated that. Would recommend.
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The doctor was very thorough in explaining what my issues were and what my options for treatment were.
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Horrible wait time. Dispite Checking in online had to fill another set of forms almost same questions again, waste of time.
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I Was very pleased with my first appointment. The Dr. was very professional and answered all of my questions. I look forward to staying with him until my problem is resolved.
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He was a very detailed in explaining what was wrong. Great Doctor!
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I really respect Dr. Okubadejo, he has really helped me. However, he is only in the Jersey City office on Tuesday and so I have to use my lunch hour to see him, which is fine except I wasn't seen untilover an hour after my scheduled appointment.therefore I had to use unpaid time from work and also look bad to my employer. A couple minutes delay is acceptable, 60 plus minutes is not.
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Friendly, very professional, caring, and explained in detail what test I have to get done in order to determine if surgery is needed or not. I have faith & trust any decision Dr. Okubadejo will give me. After I get betterwith my neck, then he will start treating me for my lower back. My husband & I left his office with such a relief because finally I found the right doctor that is willing to help me with my neck & back problems.
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everything went smoothly
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