Dr. Onyebuchi Ukabiala M.D.?
Update this Profile
Dr. Onyebuchi Ukabiala M.D., Surgeon (Pediatric)

Dr. Onyebuchi Ukabiala M.D.

Surgeon (Pediatric) | Pediatric Surgery

(23)
1212 Pleasant St Suite 300 Des Moines IA, 50309
Rating

4/5

About

Dr. Onyebuchi Ukabiala practices Pediatric Surgery in Des Moines, IA. Dr. Ukabiala treats children who have an illness, injury, or disease that requires surgery. Some of the surgical problems seen by pediatric surgeons are often quite different from those commonly seen by adult or general surgeons. Dr. Ukabialadiagnoses, treats, and manages childrens surgical needs such as abnormalities of the groin in childhood and, surgical repair of birth defects, surgical care of tumors, transplantation operations, and endoscopic procedures.

Education and Training

Univ Of Nigeria- Coll Of Med- Enugu- Anambra- Nigeria 1978

University of Jos Faculty of Medical Sciences 1978

Provider Details

MaleEnglish 36 years of experience

Treatments

  • Birth Defects
  • Pain
  • Hernia
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia

Residency

  • Univ Of Pittsburgh Med Ctr, Pediatric Surgery-Surgery  

Dr. Onyebuchi Ukabiala M.D.'s Practice location

Practice At 1212 Pleasant St Suite 300

1212 Pleasant St Suite 300 -
Des Moines, IA 50309
Get Direction
New patients: 515-241-8925, 515-241-6546, 515-241-5127
Fax: 515-241-8939

Dr. Onyebuchi Ukabiala M.D.'s reviews

(23)
Write Review

Patient Experience with Dr. Ukabiala


4.0

Based on 23 reviews

Dr. Onyebuchi Ukabiala M.D. has a rating of 4 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 23 patients. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best Surgeon (Pediatric) in your area. These reviews do not reflect a providers level of clinical care, but are a compilation of quality indicators such as bedside manner, wait time, staff friendliness, ease of appointment, and knowledge of conditions and treatments.

Recommended Articles

  • What Is an Orchiopexy Surgery?

    Orchiopexy is a surgical procedure that corrects the position of undescended testicles inside the scrotum. Orchiopexy is performed to male children to correct cryptorchidism, a medical term used for any undescended testicles. Orchiopexy can also be performed to male adults or adolescents, which may...

  • Are There Risks To A Circumcision?

    It is a procedure that takes just a few minutes to remove the foreskin of a male’s penis.This process has been associated with a number of things; some of them are true,while others are not. Depending on the circumstances, different people have viewed circumcision as an act that comes with its own...

  • What Does a Pediatric Surgeon Do?

    What is a pediatric surgeon?A pediatric surgeon is a pediatrician, who is specially trained to perform a variety of medical procedures on newborns, infants, and children. They are experts when it comes to the diagnosis and operative care of different health conditions in children. These specialists...

  • What You Need to Know About Incisional Hernias

    What is a Hernia?A hernia is a medical condition that results from tissue or organs protruding through the abdominal walls. This protrusion is due to a weakness or hole in a muscle. The condition might start without any symptoms, but can lead to serious problems like death if left unattended. Hernia...

  • What Can I Expect After Undergoing Laparoscopic Hernia Repair?

    In laparoscopic hernia repair, the surgeon makes a small incision in or just under your umbilicus and inserts a narrow tube to pump carbon dioxide into your abdomen. The gas lifts organs and other tissue, allowing a good view of your internal structures. The surgeon then inserts a telescope-like...

  • Understanding Hernia and Hernia Surgery

    Feeling pain and swelling in the groin region can be a very unpleasant experience, especially when the pain gets worse when you cough or lift heavy objects. Experiencing these symptoms might signify the presence of groin hernia. A groin hernia is usually referred to in medical terms as an inguinal...

Nearby Providers

Nearest Hospitals

IOWA METHODIST MEDICAL CENTERl

1200 PLEASANT STREET DES MOINES IA 50309

Head south on 14th Place 627 ft
Turn left onto Woodland Avenue 925 ft
Turn left 257 ft
You have arrived at your destination, straight ahead

MERCY MEDICAL CENTER-DES MOINESl

1111 6TH AVE DES MOINES IA 50314

Head north on 14th Place 30 ft
Turn left onto Pleasant Street 281 ft
Turn right onto 15th Street 1237 ft
Continue straight onto Crocker Street 1472 ft
Turn right onto Martin Luther King Jr Parkway 465 ft
Continue straight onto 19th Street 1981 ft
Turn right onto University Avenue 1.1 mi
Turn right onto 3rd Street 459 ft
You have arrived at your destination, on the right

IOWA LUTHERAN HOSPITALl

700 EAST UNIVERSITY AVENUE DES MOINES IA 50316

Head north on 14th Place 30 ft
Turn left onto Pleasant Street 281 ft
Turn right onto 15th Street 1237 ft
Continue straight onto Crocker Street 1472 ft
Turn right onto Martin Luther King Jr Parkway 465 ft
Continue straight onto 19th Street 1981 ft
Turn right onto University Avenue 1.5 mi
Continue straight onto East University Avenue 1268 ft
Turn left onto Pennsylvania Avenue 237 ft
Continue straight onto Penn Avenue 450 ft
You have arrived at your destination, on the left