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Chike V. Chukwumah, MD

Director, Hartford Hospital Hernia Center


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 Health Center

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

  • 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 1992-2000 MBBS


  • University of Connecticut School of Medicine 2004-2009, General Surgery


  • Case Western Reserve University 2009-2010, 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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