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Dr. Yvonne Okoh, MD

Family Physician, Primary Care Doctor

Chevy Chase, MD

Overall rating
5.0
Recent reviews
New patient. Dr. Okoh was very personable and easy to talk to. She was also professional and thorough. Highly recommended!
New patient. Dr. Okoh was very personable and easy to talk to. She was also professional and thorough. Highly recommended!
John S. · June 20, 2019
She was very personable and knowledgeable! I enjoyed talking to her and working through my health challenges!
She was very personable and knowledgeable! I enjoyed talking to her and working through my health challenges!
Tomika B. · May 21, 2019

About Dr. Yvonne Okoh

Dr. Yvonne Okoh is a dedicated provider who carefully listens to her patients and provides sound advice that would benefit them. Practicing at MedStar Health Center at Chevy Chase, Dr. Okoh serves the community of Chevy Chase, MD. Dr. Okoh completed her medical training at Howard University. She pursued her residency in family medicine at Virginia Commonwealth University, Fairfax Family Practice. She earned her master’s degree in public health from Columbia University. She is certified by the American Board of Family Medicine and holds an active membership in the American Academy of Family Physicians. Dr. Okoh is dedicated to assuring a positive patient experience, as well as working with her team to improve quality, safety, and service at her practice. She takes time out to listen to each patient's health concerns and works on the treatment accordingly. She ensures it suits their recovery and lifestyle.

In-network insurances

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • AmeriGroup

Specialties

  • Family Physician
  • Primary Care Doctor

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

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Board certifications

  • American Board of Family Medicine

Education and training

  • Medical School - Howard University, Doctor of Medicine
  • Virginia Commonwealth University, Fairfax Family Practice, Residency in Family Medicine
  • Columbia University, Master's in Public Health
  • Colgate University (Bachelor's)

Professional memberships

  • American Academy of Family Physicians

Awards and publications

  • Family Medicine Resident Award for Scholarship, 2012 (Association of Family Medicine Residency Directors/North American Primary Care Research Group/College of Family Physicians of Canada)
  • Okoh Y, Liaw W, Bazemore A. Cervical cancer screening in rural Honduras: Incidence of positive VIAs in a medical brigade clinic in Pinares. Poster session, American Academy of Family Physicians 2011 Global Health Workshop.
  • Quiroz L, Chang H, Okoh Y, Blomquist J, Handa V. Scheduled Cesarean Delivery: maternal and neonatal risks in primiparous women in a community hospital setting. American Journal of Perinatology. 2009 April; 26(4): 271–277.
  • Pregnancy-related mortality in the United States: Ethnic disparities between African-Americans and Hispanic-Americans, 1993-1997. Poster Session, 2003 CDC Maternal and Child Health Epidemiology Conference, 12/2003
  • Dr. Okoh is a member of CDC Maternal Child Health Epidemiology.

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Female

NPI number

1689801045

Dr. Yvonne Okoh's office location

MedStar Health Center at Chevy Chase

Medstar NRH Chevy Chase Spine Center

5454 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 1100

Chevy Chase, MD 20815

Patient reviews for Dr. Yvonne Okoh

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Excellent doctor very kind an very expletive in all she did
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New patient. Dr. Okoh was very personable and easy to talk to. She was also professional and thorough. Highly recommended!
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She was very personable and knowledgeable! I enjoyed talking to her and working through my health challenges!
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Dr.Okoh was amazing! This was my first time meeting her and she was very welcoming . It was easy to talk to her about the problems I had. She was efficient, attentive, and very caring. She's officially my new OBGYN.
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Very professional, gave great advice based on my medical status
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Very personable. Excellent bed side manners. Had a great conversation about my health history. She is a good listener too.
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