The friendly staff at the orthopedic offices of surgeon Aham Onyike, MD, welcomes your call and looks forward to serving you. If you have any questions about our orthopedic surgery services, please call our office in Washington, D.C./Maryland at +1 301 856 1682 or in Nigeria at +234 703 122 7100. To schedule an appointment, you can call us or use our secure online appointment request form.
Dr. Onyike’s office locations in the U.S. and Nigeria are listed on our Service Areas page.
- Maryland/D.C.: Monday, Tuesday, Friday: 9 am – 5pm
- Lagos, Nigeria: available 24/7
- Owerri, Nigeria: available 24/7
In the event of a life-threatening medical emergency, call emergency medical services at 911 immediately. DO NOT WAIT! Inform the emergency room staff that you are a patient of Dr. Aham Onyike, and they will contact us.
At the offices of orthopedic surgeon Aham Onyike, MD, we accept workers’ compensation, Medicare, and most major insurance plans. Please contact your insurance company or you may call our office to find out if we accept your plan.
If your insurance plan requires you to pay a co-payment, co-insurance, and/or a deductible, you will need to pay at the time of your visit. For your convenience we accept cash, checks, Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express.
If your insurance is an HMO/managed care plan and you are required to obtain a referral from your primary care physician, the referral must be obtained before you can be seen for an office visit. Please coordinate this with your primary care physician in advance. Appointments will be rescheduled if required referrals are not received in the office by the time of your visit.
Dr. Onyike has hospital and surgery center affiliations with:
- MedStar Georgetown University Hospital (D.C.)
- MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center (Maryland)
- Center for Advanced Specialty Surgery (Lagos & Owerri, Nigeria)
Prescriptions and refills for established patients of Dr. Onyike are routinely issued during our regular office hours (see above). You can make your request by calling our office in Washington, D.C./Maryland at +1 301 856 1682 or in Nigeria at +234 703 122 7100.
Refills are generally not issued during the evenings, weekends, or holidays, as the doctor may not have access to all your medical records during those times. It is helpful to anticipate your refill needs to avoid an interruption in your medication therapy.