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Dr. Ijeoma Ekeruo MD

Dr. Ijeoma Ekeruo MD

Cardiac Electrophysiologist

Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center
(281) 296-0788

Biography

Dr. Ijeoma Ananaba Ekeruo received her Bachelor of Science in chemistry from Spelman College and her medical degree from Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. She completed her internal medicine and pediatrics residency and fellowships in clinical cardiology, cardiac electrophysiology and advanced cardiac electrophysiology at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth in Houston, Texas.

Board certified in internal medicine, pediatrics, cardiovascular disease, clinical cardiac electrophysiology and adult comprehensive echocardiography, Dr. Ekeruo specializes in adult congenital heart disease, cardiac electrophysiology and women’s health. Her research interests include arrhythmias in adult congenital heart disease and among minority populations, atrial fibrillation, conduction abnormalities in structural heart disease, and healthcare disparities and social determinants of health.

As an assistant professor in the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine at McGovern Medical School, Dr. Ekeruo strives to provide excellent clinical care in all aspects of cardiac arrhythmia management. She is interested in house staff education and is actively involved with the Cardiac Electrophysiology Training Program. In addition, she has interests in international health and has volunteered in medical mission trips to West Africa. Dr. Ekeruo is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology and the Heart Rhythm Society.

Physician Details

Gender
Female
Hours
Mon - Fri 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Medical Education
Emory University School of Medicine - Med Ed and Student Affairs, 2006
Internships & Residency
University of Texas at Houston - Dept of Pediatrics, 2010
Fellowship
McGovern Medical School at UT Health - Interventional Cardiology, 2013
McGovern Medical School at UT Health - Cardiac Electrophysiology, 2015
PCP Number
110000017047
Cities Served
Bellaire, Conroe, Galena Park, Houston, Hufsmith

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ZIP Codes Served
77001, 77002, 77003, 77004, 77005, 77006, 77007

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna Memorial Hermann
  • Amerigroup Chip
  • Amerigroup Star
  • Amerigroup Star Plus
  • Amerivantage
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Texas
  • Blue Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Cigna (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Community Health Choice Chip
  • Community Health Choice Marketplace QHP
  • Community Health Choice Star
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage HMO
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Solutions
  • Multiplan
  • United Healthcare (Most Benefit Plans)