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Chike V. Chukwumah, MD

Director, Hartford Hospital Hernia Center

4.9 /5
65 surveys
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Hartford HealthCare Medical Group


General Surgery, Board Certified < Accepting new patients for this specialty

Areas of Interest

Advanced Endoscopic Surgery, Biliary Disease, Complex Hernias, Gastroesophageal Reflux (GERD), Hernia Repair, Hernia Surgery, Laparoscopic Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Upper GI Surgery

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Office Locations

  • Hartford Hospital Family HealthCenter

    1559 Sullivan Avenue
    2nd Floor
    South Windsor, CT 06074
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    Phone: 860.547.0616
    Fax: 860.524.2655

  • West Hartford Surgery Center at Blue Back Square

    65 Memorial Road
    Suite 500
    West Hartford, CT 06107
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    Phone: 860.586.8655

  • Hartford HealthCare Medical Group at Hartford Hospital

    85 Seymour Street
    Suite 415
    Hartford, CT 06106
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    Phone: 860.246.2071
    Fax: 860.524.2650


After graduating from medical school at the University of Ibadan, Nigeria, Dr. Chukwumah completed residency in general surgery at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine.

He then completed a fellowship in laparoendoscopic surgery at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland.

Dr. Chukwumah has held general surgery positions at the University College Hospital in Ibadan, Nigeria, and St. Mary's Catholic Hospital in Warri, Nigeria.

He has delivered numerous medical lectures, and published articles in peer-reviewed publications and medical textbooks.



Medical School

  • University of Ibadan, Nigeria MBBS


  • University of Connecticut School of Medicine, General Surgery


  • Case Western Reserve University, Laparoendoscopic, Minimally Invasive and Advanced Surgery

Professional Organizations

Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons, Active Member
Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, Active Member
Society of the Alimentary Tract, Active Member
Society of Black Academic Surgeons
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, Active Member
American College of Surgeons


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Insurance Accepted*

Aetna, Anthem, BCBS Medicare, Cigna Healthcare, Colonial Cooperative Care, Community Health Network of Connecticut, Inc., Connecticare, Connecticare Commercial, Connecticare Medicare, Corvel, Coventry, Essence Healthcare, Evercare, First Health Group Corp., Focus, Harvard Pilgrim, Health Connecticut, Health Direct, Health New England, Healthy Connecticut, HMC/Northeast Healthcare, Medspan Commercial, Medspan Medicare, Multiplan, Northeast Health Direct, One Health Plan/Great-West Healthcare, Oxford Health Plans, Prime Health Services, Private Health Care Systems, Inc., Senior Whole Health, United Healthcare, WellCare of Connecticut, Inc.

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