Physician Detail

Chike V. Chukwumah, MD

Director, Hartford Hospital Hernia Center

4.9 /5
97 surveys

Practice

Hartford HealthCare Medical Group

Specialty

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

Areas of Interest

Abdominal Core Health, Abdominal Wall Hernias, Abdominal Wall Reconstruction, Achalasia, Acid Reflux Surgery, Antireflux Surgery, Appendectomy, Cholecystectomy, Complex Incisional Hernias, Complex Ventral Hernias, Endoscopy, Foregut Surgery, Fundoplication, Gallbladder Surgery, Gastroesophageal Reflux Surgery (GERD), Gastrointestinal Surgery, Groin Hernias, Hernia Repair, Hernia Surgery, Hiatal Hernia Repair, Intestinal Surgery, Laparoscopic Foregut Surgery, Laparoscopic Gallbladder Surgery, Laparoscopic Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic Surgery, LINX Reflux Management, Minimally Invasive Foregut Surgery, Minimally Invasive Hernia Repair, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Peptic Ulcer Disease, Robotic Hernia Repair, Robotic Surgery, Upper GI Surgery

Physician Quicklink

https://hartfordhospital.org/ChikeChukwumah

Institute URL

https://hartfordhealthcare.org/cancer

Phone

860.246.2071

Chukwumah, Chike V., MD

Call for Appointment

Gender
Male

Languages
English


Office Locations


  • Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute - Manchester, Breast Cancer, Colorectal Cancer

    We bring high-quality healthcare closer to people living east of Hartford with a facility specializing in advanced cancer services. The new three-story center was developed with the patient’s comfort and convenience in mind. In multi-specialty offices on the second floor, patients can see specialists in breast care, urology, thoracic cancer and more. The third floor is dedicated to a 6,200-square foot Infusion Center that includes 15 private patient areas large enough for the patients to recline comfortably and have a friend or loved sitting beside them during treatment. Each patient area offers wifi and private television and there is an outdoor terrace for patients and family members to enjoy in the warmer weather.

    376 Tolland Turnpike
    Suite 202
    Manchester, CT 06042
    Hartford HealthCare
    Get Directions >>

    Phone: 860.246.2071

  • Hartford HealthCare HealthCenter

    339 West Main Street
    Route 44
    Avon, CT 06001
    Get Directions >>

    Phone: 860.696.2150
    Fax: 860.696.2155

  • Hartford HealthCare Medical Group at Hartford Hospital

    85 Seymour Street
    Suite 415
    Hartford, CT 06106
    Get Directions >>

    Phone: 860.246.2071
    Fax: 860.524.2650


Bio

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.

Media


Education

Medical School

  • University of Ibadan, Nigeria MBBS

Residency

  • University of Connecticut School of Medicine, General Surgery

Fellowship

  • 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

Reviews

Other Reviews from Around the Web


Insurance Accepted*

Aetna, Anthem, BCBS Medicare, CarePartners of Connecticut, 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.

*This information is subject to change at any time. Please check with your insurance provider before scheduling your appointment or receiving services to confirm they are a participating member of the Hartford HealthCare network.



Did you know? 

Physicians can request updates and changes made to their profile.

Request a Change